Category Archives: Portobello Community Inc

Winter Market Day 2020

Please join us on Sunday 9th August 10am–2:30pm as Portobello Community Inc are once again holding their very popular Winter Market Day at Coronation Hall, Portobello. Stallholders with Crafts, Clothing, Food, Books, Bric-a-Brac, Jewellery, or anything (legal) you want to … Continue reading

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Paddock Pursuit will return in 2019

Just a quick note to let folks know that the Portobello Paddock Pursuit, our popular muddy, slimy, wet obstacle course fun run, will not be taking place this year. The organising committee lost a few key volunteers this year , … Continue reading

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Ferry service set to return to Portobello

The weekend of 22-23 September will find Otago Harbour full of celebration as scheduled ferry service returns between Portobello and Port Chalmers. Continue reading

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Roadworks update

Construction is well underway on the section of the Peninsula Connection between Turnbulls Bay and Portobello. The project includes road widening and construction of a shared path for pedestrians and cyclists. In some areas, the road will be raised to … Continue reading

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Opening of Portobello Heritage Trail

The official opening of the Portobello Heritage Trail took place on Saturday 14th of October with around 70 people from the Peninsula and city taking place. The opening was part of the 2017 Dunedin Heritage Festival “Harbour City” celebrating the … Continue reading

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Portobello Paddock Pursuit 2017 Registration

NEW AND IMPROVED ONLINE REGISTRATION The Portobello Paddock Pursuit is growing every year that we hold the event. To make it easier for the organisers and for those wanting to take part we have created online registration and payment. Early-bird … Continue reading

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Signs of the Times

Portobello Community Incorporated are excited to be having the official opening of their new Portobello Heritage Trail on Saturday 14th October as part of the 2017 Dunedin Heritage Festival. The new traill consist of seven  interpretative signs giving the history of … Continue reading

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Heritage Signs in Portobello

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Highcliff Road Closure

Work to repair parts of Highcliff Road affected by slips will begin on 17 July, requiring its closure from Camp Road to Seaton Road until 29 September, with residents-only access. Specific access details: Seal Point Road will be accessible from … Continue reading

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Coronation Hall

The Coronation Hall in Portobello has had a major spruce up by the Dunedin City Council  Contractors. The painting has now been completed along with some additional outside lighting. The contractors have just completed pulling down the scaffold and tidying … Continue reading

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