What's On


  • Around the World in 80 Tales Storytelling Festival

    13 September 2020

    11:00am — 3:30pm

    Take a journey around the world, through the stories from some of Dunedin’s diverse cultures.Enjoy tales in a multitude of different languages, plus Chinese fan dance, French puppets, and Japanese drums. Opened by the Wairua... Read more…
  • Poetry Night

    23 September 2020

    8:00pm

    We're back! Join us for Dunedin's free monthly poetry reading at the Dog With Two Tails. Featuring special guest poets, local MCs, an open mic, an enthusiastic audience, and delicious food and drink available for... Read more…
  • Ignition Children's Book Festival 2020

    8 - 13 October 2020

    The Ignition Kids Festival returns for the Spring school holidays, with our Family Fun Day, workshops, presentations, meet the author events, art classes, movies and book clubs. Plus school days and tours for primary and... Read more…
  • Poetry Night

    21 October 2020

    8:00pm

    We're back! Join us for Dunedin's free monthly poetry reading at the Dog With Two Tails. Featuring special guest poets, local MCs, an open mic, an enthusiastic audience, and delicious food and drink available for... Read more…
  • Poetry Night

    18 November 2020

    8:00pm

    We're back! Join us for Dunedin's free monthly poetry reading at the Dog With Two Tails. Featuring special guest poets, local MCs, an open mic, an enthusiastic audience, and delicious food and drink available for... Read more…
  • Literary Walking Tours

    25 January 2019 - 11 May 2021

    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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