About Dunedin

Beautiful Dunedin

Nestled within encircling hills and the Otago Peninsula, Dunedin is a compact and lively city. The Octagon—the eight-sided city centre—is the city’s anchor and home to some of its key venues and accommodation.

Dunedin is known for its warm-hearted generosity, and proudly welcomes all visitors to our city. The knowledge of the locals and their willingness to share it set Dunedin apart from other destinations.

Dunedin boasts world-class business events venues housed in unique heritage buildings where high tech meets Edwardian and Victorian architectural excellence. These facilities sit alongside stunning coastal scenery and remarkable wildlife experiences.

Dunedin also boasts an extraordinary knowledge pool in its academic institutions and supportive business community.


Transport in and around Dunedin

From the airport, there are taxis and airport shuttles that bring visitors into the city in 30 minutes. If you wish to hire a vehicle, the major rental companies are in the terminal building. Dunedin, although hilly, is easy to get around.

Most amenities are within easy walking distance and bus transport is reliable. Taxis are cheap as the distances travelled are short. Dunedin has a variety of transport operators that can cater for high-end or budget-conscious travellers. For larger groups, coaches and minivans can be hired at competitive rates. Dunedin's transportation companies have a proven ability to transfer visitors in comfort and safety to and from venues.