Please Note: Event numbers relate to Programme Events, Exhibitions and Activities on the accompanying maps

Friday 13 October

4pm

What better place to celebrate the festival opening than at the historic pa fort entrance to Otago Harbour? Join us and see a Heritage Hero honoured with the Bluestone Award. Military theme, surprises, refreshments and fort tours.


Royal Albatross Centre/Fort Taiaroa, 1260 Harrington Point Rd, Otago Peninsula.
Ticketed event, bookings essential, ph. (03)478 0499,
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www.otagopeninsulatrust.co.nz

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Saturday 14 October, 10am – 3pm


Tours of the Presbyterian Research Centre Archive and a display relating to the history of the West Harbour and Peninsula churches, plus access to the Marriage and Baptism Registers for these churches.

Tours begin on the hour.


Knox College, Arden Street, Opoho.


FREE, bookings not required.

 

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06. HMNZS TOROA

Saturday 14 October, 11am - 2pm

Wednesday 18 October, 1pm - 3pm

New Zealand naval history on display.
HMNZS Toroa, 211 St Andrew St, Dunedin.

FREE

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07. OTAGO PENINSULA MUSEUM DISPLAYS

Sunday 15 October
10:30am–3:30pm

Includes photos of harbour communities, ferries and the old Cape Saunders Lighthouse.

Otago Peninsula Museum, 17 Harrington Point, Portobello
$2 per adult, children free

 

 

 

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11. PUKEHIKI OPEN DAY

Sunday 15 October
10am-3pm

The Pukehiki Library celebrates its Otago Peninsula history with a special remembrance of late award-winning children’s author and longtime Peninsula resident, Joan de Hamel. A storyteller will present readings from several of Joan’s works set on the Otago Peninsula in English and Māori at 11am and 1pm. All welcome!

At Pukehiki Church, there will be a display of the church's unique history with trust members in attendance.

Pukehiki District Hall was built for the Volunteer Militia in 1887 and is currently undergoing restoration. There will be army memorabilia and dance photographs on display.

Highcliff Rd, Otago Peninsula. www.pukehiki.nz.

FREE

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18. DUNEDIN GASWORKS MUSEUM

Sunday 15 October
12noon - 4pm

See the huge steam shovel that quarried stone to repair the Aramoana Mole.

Gasworks Museum, Braemar St, South Dunedin.

FREE

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33. Port Chalmers Maritime Museum

Saturday 21 - Sunday 22 October,
9am-4pm

‘Last Port to Antarctica’, ‘Tale of a Seaport’ and ‘Early Harbour Ferry Models’.

Port Chalmers Museum, Beach Street, Port Chalmers

FREE 

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Saturday 21 October
12:30pm-1:15pm

Fashion show and display with Dunedin’s Images of the Past.
Port Chalmers Library.

FREE

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Friday 13 - 20 October
Weekdays 9.30am - 5pm, Saturday 14 October 10am - 2pm.

Charts and plans of the early harbour: reclamation, railways, buildings.

See our exhibition on Flckr.

Archives New Zealand, Dunedin Regional Office, 556 George Street.

FREE

 

 

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EX02. Harbour's Edge

Friday 13 to Saturday 31 October
9:30am - 8pm weekdays, 11am - 4pm weekends.

An exhibition of maps showing development on the harbour's edge over time, with particular emphasis on reclamations.

3rd Floor, Dunedin City Library.

FREE

 

 

 

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