What's On Southland & South Otago?

What's On Southland & South Otago?

What's On Southland & South Otago?


(South Otago below)  



The Waimumu Arts Exhibition 


2021 8th - 12th May marks the Waimumu Arts 11th annual Exhibition.  Each year they work hard to achieve a professional standard of work for our exhibitors, and each year they have a steady flow of visitors.

Not only does their Exhibition utilize our local hall, but it also provides a great venue for artists to display their work. 

This is a unique project as it encourages emerging artists to showcase their works alongside established artists. If you are interested in exhibiting Exhibition is by invitation only, but they invite people to contact them if they would like to know more

Find out more and contact them here 

The Winton Bookworms book club meets every second Tuesday of the month at 10am in the Winton Library. All welcome. Schedule it on your calendar folks.


Pink Ribbon Breakfast fundraiser for the Breast Cancer Foundation, At EA Networks Cafe, Ashburton. $30.00 cost includes a yummy $20.00 breakfast and a $10.00 donation to Breast Cancer Foundation.
Bookings essential- contact Alison on 027 274 6690. Wear a pink item to be in the draw for a spot prize.

Sunday 16 May, 9.00 to 11.00am. 


The Changing Shed
A play by Michael Metzger

Growing up gay is not for sissies. Especially in 1970s rural Otago. This autobiographical work weaves together childhood memories with the present-day experience of training for and running a marathon. Sometimes we find a sense of community in unexpected places.

West Otago Community Centre | Tapanui
Fri 7 May 2pm | Fri 7 May 7.30pm $25
Bookings Idealprint 03 2048688 or
[email protected]

Supported by
West Otago Theatrical Society
A fundraiser for
West Otago St John Ambulance.


Winton Community Market 

Come along and see the fantastic array of items on offer from our amazing selection of stallholders! Grab a cuppa at our onsite cafe and enjoy a browse around.

A family-friendly atmosphere, wheelchair & pram friendly, baby change facilities available. We have been running for over 10 years now and we know how to create a really enjoyable experience for everyone.

When:  Sat 20 Mar 2021, Sat 17 Apr 2021, Sat 15 May 2021, Sat 19 Jun 2021, Sat 17 Jul 2021, Sat 21 Aug 2021, Sat 18 Sep 2021, Sat 16 Oct 2021, Sat 20 Nov 2021, Sat 18 Dec 2021, from 10 am - 1pm.



Kindly provided by Jo from South Star Yoga and held at 133 Grace Street, Invercargill.

Come along every 3rd Thursday of the month for free yoga - 9.30-10.30am

Everyone is welcome, koha appreciated however not required.

If you require more info: [email protected] or 03 218 6882


  • Gore Justice of the Peace Service Desk is back at the  Gore Library from 6.30 pm to 7.30 pm every Wednesday evening.

    If you have any documents that you need a JP  to certify, witness, or sign, come along.

    No appointment is necessary.


  •  RSA Mataura is proud to invite members, affiliated members, and their invited guests to join them for Afternoon Indoor Bowls.

    This will be at the Mataura RSA Club Rooms, 1:30 pm every Thursday afternoon. Tea and Coffee available for a gold coin donation, and that's it! No other cost is needed!

    Phone Murray or Glenda Newton: 03 444 9618 for any further inquiries 

  •  The Gore Gymnastics Club currently has limited spaces available on Wednesday’s 3.30-4.30pm and 4.30-5.30pm and Friday’s 3.30-4.30pm. 
    If you have a child who is 5yrs and over who could be interested or you would like more information or your child is under 5yrs but you would like for them to go on our waiting list - email me at [email protected]

    Thanks, Adele on behalf of the Gore Gymnastics Club


  • The Gore Loss and Grief Centre drop-in service is back on Monday mornings 9 am-1 pm at the Southern Reap Building, Fairfield Street in Gore

    For more info on the Loss and Grief center, visit their website: https://www.lossandgriefcentre.com/ 




  • Art Exhibition in Tapanui West Otago, at the community centre. Open daily 10 am till 4 pm until 30th March. Opening Night is Friday 26th March. A large variety of art on display including Wearable Art Display (Bras and Bags) and Wedding Dresses through the ages display - Gift shop on site. Still taking entries until 19 March for anyone wanting to enter their art. For an entry form please contact [email protected]


  • Quiz nights are returning to Tapanui starting this Monday! This week, proceeds go to the Stepsisters Leisure Marching team. They will be at the West Otago Town & Country Club at 7:30 pm Mondays. Raffle donations appreciated






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