Dot’s Castle pt 1: “A woman’s dream”

"If you're good at anything, people will come. If you're mediocre at things, it doesn't work."

Ever since Dot Smith was a little girl, she had dreamed of owning her own castle. She held that dream throughout a life of hard work and, with her family backing her all the way, Riverstone Castle now stands at Oamaru.

In this first episode, Melanie Reid introduces us to Dot Smith and her family.

Tour Dot's castle your way:

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