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  • Quantum Shorts Competition

    16 December 2019 - 29 February 2020

    Short Story Collection to Entangle Readers in the Quantum WorldAre you ready to get entangled in the science of the very small? That’s the theme of Quantum Shorts, a short story competition inspired by quantum... Read more…
  • An Evening With Damian Barr

    6 March 2020


    Enjoy the delighfully-engaging Damian Barr, as he returns to Dunedin to bring news of his stunning new novel You Will be Safe Here.Damian’s 2013 book Maggie and Me was awarded The Political Humour and Satire... Read more…
  • Around the World in 80 Tales: Storytelling Festival

    29 March 2020

    Take a journey around the world, through the stories from some of Dunedin’s diverse cultures.A dozen or more different languages and performers, plus dance, puppets, and music come together to create a beautifully colourful gala... Read more…
  • Soweto Gospel Choir - Freedom 2020 NZ Tour | Dunedin

    29 March 2020


    Winners of the 2019 Grammy Award for Best World Music Album (Freedom) SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR Announce their FREEDOM 2020 New Zealand TourThese uplifting performers have shared the stage with some of the biggest names in... Read more…
  • Go On, Stretch Yourself! Adult Summer Reading Challenge

    21 December 2019 - 31 March 2020

    Challenge yourself over the long hot summer.*Read 10 books and record your progress to earn a free DVD rentals voucher**Stretch your horizons by reading five books outside your comfort zone and you’ll go into the... Read more…
  • Literary Walking Tours

    25 January 2019 - 11 May 2020

    CITY LITERARY WALKING TOURJoin Beverly Martens (owner of Dunedin Literary Walking Tours) for a fascinating and entertaining guided central city walk. Hear stories about well-known New Zealand writers; discover key sites in Dunedin’s rich literary... Read more…

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