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Saturday 21 October
11am - 3pm

Lady Thorn Rhododendron Dell, Church Street, Port Chalmers.
 
Arts and crafts, plans and produce. Rhododendrons for sale, $15 each. Lions' lilies $5 each.
 
A special display of heritage photos of Port Chalmers and its people. Live music and Lions BBQ operating.
 
12.30: Fancy Dress Parade and prize giving.
 
1pm: "From Rocks to Rhododendrons”, a brief history of the old quarry which is now the Lady Thorn Rhododendron dell.
  
View the rhododendrons at their best in the tranquil setting of the Lady Thorn Rhododendron Dell.
 
Special Silver Fern Railcar departs Dunedin at 11.45 am for Lady Thorn Dell. Return tickets are available from Dunedin Railway office.
Regular shuttles up the hill from Tuckets corner.
 

FREE

 

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Friday, 30 November 2001 00:00

37. PORT CHALMERS DAY: Home History

Saturday 21 October
11am - 2pm

Find out about the history of your house using land ownership records dating back to the 1860s with DCC archivists.
Port Chalmers Library.

FREE

 

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Wednesday, 18 October 2017 23:12

37.12 Harbour Hulks Walking Tour

Harbour Hulks Walking Tour

Careys Bay, 11am. Approx 1.5 hrs

Discover the remnants of several sailing vessels dating from the 1830s, revealed at low tide between Careys Bay and Deborah Bay.

Meet at Careys Bay. $5 adults. Children FREE

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Saturday 21 October
11:30am - 12:15pm

Swing Riot will knock your socks off with a  fun and friendly dance class suitable for all.

Port Chalmers Town Hall.

FREE

 

 

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

Fashion parade and display with Dunedin’s Images of the Past.

Port Chalmers Library.

FREE

 

 

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Saturday 21 October
1.15 - 2pm and 3pm - 3.45pm

Lewis Carroll’s famous poem brought to life by the talented young actors of Suitcase Theatre. Suitable for all ages.

Port Chalmers Library.

FREE

 

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Friday, 13 October 2017 22:44

40.15 PORT CHALMERS DAY: Iconic Iona

Saturday 21 October

1.15 - 1.45pm

A free concert at beautiful historic Iona Church in Port Chalmers, by Lois Johnston (soprano) and David Burchell (organ). Featuring music by Handel, Bizet and Widor.

Pop in on the way to the Lions' Garden Fete at the Lady Thorn Rhododendron Dell!

 

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Wednesday, 18 October 2017 23:16

40.17 Port Chalmers Heritage Pub Tour

Port Chalmers Heritage Pub Tours

2pm & 4pm. Approx 1.5 hrs

Find out about 4 hotels built 1880s, local characters and events. (Buy your own refreshments).

Meet outside Shed A, Port Otago. $10 per person

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Tuesday, 01 August 2017 03:47

41. PORT CHALMERS DAY: Poetry at Port

2:15pm - 3pm

Local poets celebrate the people and place of Port Chalmers.

Rolfe Room, Port Chalmers Library.

FREE

 

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Wednesday, 18 October 2017 23:19

42.21 Sea Ghost Walk

Sea Ghost Walk 

8pm

A Spooky jaunt around the streets and graveyards of this historic seaport town. $35 per person


Book via www.hairraisertours.com or ph. 0800 428 683

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