News : Dunedin Fringe Festival


Rebekah Volunteer

The Dunedin Fringe Arts Trust, the governing body that oversees Dunedin Fringe’s annual programming, is looking for Trustees! Can you commit a few hours per month to support the Trust’s kaupapa? In particular, we’re looking for:

  • People with mātauranga Māori knowledge and expertise

  • Alumni of our core programmes: Dunedin Fringe FestivalNZ Young Writers Festival and the Amped Music Project

  • Members of local Pacific communities

  • People with lived experience of disability

  • Active members of the Ōtepoti/Dunedin creative arts sector

  • People with community development experience (including fundraising)

  • People with leadership or governance skills (with the aim to possibly take on the Trust’s Chairperson role over time)

Review our soon-to-be updated Strategic Directions HERE, and peruse our website to learn more about our programmes. Please email our Acting Trust Chair, Sian Findlay-Jackson, at if you’re interested in finding out more.

About Us

Dunedin Fringe envisions a city ignited by creativity, where all people embrace art, culture and creativity into their daily lives.

We have a mission to provide platforms for creative expression that help nurture communities. We have a special focus on supporting emerging artists, and the development of new and experimental work.

We produce the Dunedin Fringe Festival, Amped Music Project and New Zealand Young Writers Festival annually, curate the White Box Gallery, and manage the performing arts venue Te Whare o Rukutia.

Our Contacts

Dunedin Fringe Arts Trust
19 George Street,
Dunedin 9016,
Aotearoa New Zealand

03 477 3350