Dunedin Festival of Women's Art & Music : Dunedin Fringe Festival

Dunedin Festival of Women's Art & Music

A micro-festival celebrating Dunedin women's artistic and musical creativity showcasing a woman only line-up, offering a complementary alternative to other notable Dunedin Festivals.

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This showcase of diverse women’s creative expression will inspire participants to express their own creativity and aspire to centre stage.

ArtistsLucinda King, Kirsten Anne Wenborn (nee Morseth), Nicola Hansby, Lucy Hunter, and Metiria Stanton Turei

Session 1 (12.45pm - 6 pm)

Workshop: Steff Roddick - creativity and mental wellbeing.

Losana & the Pacifica Group. The group of students include vocals, drums, bass, keys and guitar.

Heather LaDell. Singer-songwriter and musical late bloomer from the band Pearl Street.

Neive Strang. Neive's diverse sound fluctuates between songs and has been listed as folk-pop, indie-rock to bedroom pop.

D:MR (Rosa Cameron and Deirdre Newall) Their music is dreamy, whimsical, bass- driven, full of space and grind, and sometimes downright wonky!

The Flukes (Tushar Robins, Su White and Fiona Stuart). A 3-piece ukulele band who play original covers

Session 2 (6.45 pm - midnight)

Workshop: The New Zealand Music Commission - who they are and what they do.

Francisca Griffin is perhaps best known for her bass playing, with a little guitar and vocals thrown in.

Lucy Hunter - a piano player known for her gothic ballads, often concerning twisted desire, the human anatomy and disease.

Flesh Bug - play punchy and peculiar noise rock that is both pleasant and unpleasant at the same time.

Human Susan (Connie Benson, Ruth Crowe, Caitlin Lester, Perry Goldsmith and Jenny Duncan) are a crunchy and sparkly cosmic soup, a group of five creative women who want to make noise and songs.

Human Confusion - classically trained, turned punk diva Miriam Leslie and Elenor Rayner, electro-industrial originator.



$30.00 - $45.00

All Ages


All day: 12.45pm - Midnight /
Session 1: 12.45pm - 6pm /
Session 2: 6:45pm - Midnight


Arc Brewing Co.

1870 Waikouaiti Waitati Road, Evansdale Dunedin 9471

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About Us

The Dunedin Fringe Festival is the world’s southernmost Fringe Festival. Initiated in 2000, Dunedin Fringe aims to bring experimental contemporary art to a wider audience and to support the work of emerging artists. Dunedin Fringe is an annual event which happens every March timed to coincide with other fringe festivals in New Zealand and Australia.

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Dunedin Fringe Arts Trust
PO Box 1331
Dunedin 9054
New Zealand

03 477 3350