Otago Engineering are proud manufacturers of the great kiwi rotary clotheslines, made right here in New Zealand for New Zealand conditions. Our range of clotheslines are manufactured using galvanised steel pipe and are well known to be one of the strongest clotheslines available on the market. Built to stand up to the elements, particularly in high wind areas. If you’re after a New Zealand made clothesline that will last you years if not generations, enquire today or Order online above.

We can help you choose the best model for your location and can even install your clothesline for you. We also remove and dispose of old clotheslines, if needed. Hockey Stick and T Post clotheslines can remain unpainted or your can have them powder-coated, choosing a colour from the Dulux Powdercoat Range Colours and images displayed here are a guide only and may not represent the true colour due to limitations of the

Don't forget if non of the below options are suitable we can always custom make to fit your area!

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We have 3 types of Clothesline options to chose from . . . 

Rotary Clotheslines

Our rotary clotheslines come in three sizes. You can choose between buying it outright and installing it yourself or getting us to install your rotary clothesline for you. The head diameter ranges from 3.4 metres to 4.3 metres. If needed, you can buy separately the clothesline pole, galvanised wire, and a replacement rotary top.

These clotheslines are made to last and include a galvanised pipe pole, angle arms and rode stays, all hot-dip galvanised. The clothesline wire itself is galvanised and we can ship Nationwide and install it throughout Dunedin.

T Post Clotheslines

Our T Post Clothesline comes in galvanised and powder-coated options. The T Post Clothesline is manufactured using galvanised steel pipe and is a five-wire line, wired together with galvanised steel wire. We recommend a post distance of up to 5 metres. T Post Clotheslines are ideal where distance and space are limited. 

We can custom make our T Posts to suit your area if something a little different is needed enquire to find out more!

Hockey Stick Clotheslines

Our Hockey Stick Clotheslines also come in galvanised and powder-coated options. They come in 2x 5 line posts with wire and are great options for smaller areas such as granny flats, Air B&Bs, sleepouts and limited backyards. Again these can be custom made if needed.



Otago Engineering can install your clothesline if you live in the Dunedin area or you can choose to install them yourself. Please follow this link to download our Installation Instructions for all our styles of clotheslines. If you have any questions regarding these installation instructions please don't hesitate to get in touch.



All in stock and standard orders will be shipped the same or next day following order/payment. Shipping costs are calculated on the checkout page. We keep shipping costs as low as possible and in line with our carrier's costs as much as possible. Because of the shape, size, and weights of items, charges are calculated per item so combined shipping is not applicable as it does not generally save on our freight costs.