Dunedin Centre

The Dunedin Centre combines the very best heritage features with state of the art facilities.


The grand baroque style of the Dunedin Centre makes an impressive setting for any event. Located in the centre of the city you'll find the very best in conference, exhibition and performance facilities - it's the perfect blend of old-world style and modern convenience.

The Dunedin Town Hall is the largest of the Dunedin Centre's facilities, accommodating up to 2,300 people for performances or tradeshows or up to 550 for a formal seated dinner. A truly grand venue, the Dunedin Town Hall is suitable for major conferences, concerts, recitals, balls, or large receptions.

The Glenroy Auditorium, at half the size, is suitable for smaller performances or more intimate functions for up to 400 people.

A wide variety of other conference rooms, meeting rooms, lounges and bars provide ample choice for various event types and sizes, all housed within this stunning architectural masterpiece.  

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Room Area Theatre Style Cocktail(standing) Banquet(round tables) View detail
Dunedin Town Hall 650 2145 1500 500
Glenroy Auditorium 275 424 300 230
Fullwood Room 340 250 300 180
Conference Rooms 1 and 2 147 110 120 80
  • High profile central location in the Octagon
  • Historic architecture with many original features
  • Contains New Zealand's largest auditorium, the Dunedin Town Hall
  • Home to 'Norma' – an original symphonic pipe organ built in 1919 and still operational
  • Wheelchair and lift access to all areas

The Dunedin Centre is located in the heart of Dunedin city close to accommodation, restaurants, cafés, bars, shopping, and major attractions.

It's also just a 35 minute drive from Dunedin International Airport.