Hayes Engineering


Hayes Engineering Works & Homestead - the silhouette shape of Ernest Hayes Windmill, designed, built and used to power the creation of time saving tools.

‘A colourful example of industry and determination in the face of hardship’ - @heritage_nz

His wife Hannah despite having nine children opted to take intrepid bike rides across the Maniototo and Mackenzie country seeking orders to fulfil.

Travel or book with us a Bespoke Heritage Loop Tour or Starry Nights Astro Tour this Winter to discover more places of heritage within Clyde, Ophir and Oamaru if your schedule allows. Two, full or half day tours or Two hour Astroportrait for those journeying the Otago Rail Trail Route.