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#PhotoDump 😍 Is it too soon to give a #throwback to this year's Midwinter Carnival?! Thanks to our photographers, Blake Armstrong, Matilda Macandrew, Martyn Buyck, D Frames, and Bailey Gardner, for capturing the true essence of our event! 🙌 ... See MoreSee Less
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We have some winners! Congratulations to Danny, Clarrisa, Nicky, Anna, Patrick and Kate. Thanks for filling in our Audience Survey and also congrats to David for winning our volunteer survey. BIG thanks to our prize sponsors Taste Nature, Bunnings Warehouse New Zealand, and OCHO chocalates. This feedback is like gold for the Carnival Trust - see how excited they are in the photo taken at this year's event! Credit: Martyn Buyck ... See MoreSee Less
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Final call for feedback on this year's event - survey closes Friday evening. Tell us what you think and win cool stuff! www.surveymonkey.com/r/X8RHXYG ... See MoreSee Less
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We made it to our new lantern home in North East Valley. What a weekend! Huge thanks to all the volunteers and trustees that gave us their time and support - couldn't have done it without you! And we had great weather which helped. Now we have a huge job to get all the lanterns and costumes organised, shelved and in the best place for future events. We will be calling out for support so lots of opportunities coming up if you'd like to see how it all works behind the scenes! 🙏👌 ... See MoreSee Less
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This weekend the Carnival is moving warehouses - it's an epic undertaking with hundreds of lanterns, costume boxes, materials, and a host of other stuff. Yes we need help! If you can lend a hand then we would love to hear from you - message us or email volunteer.midwinter@gmail.com. Next week our current warehouse is being bowled and replaced with apartments. Goodbye Caversham - hello North East Valley industrial estate! ... See MoreSee Less
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The weather meant that we couldn’t go ahead with the processions this year, so we’ve put together a wee video of our sweet workshop participants and their wonderful creations 💖 Thank you to all who participated in our workshops this year, and here’s to the rain staying away so the procession can go ahead next year!And if you haven’t already, fill in our Audience Survey to be in to win tonnes of prizes!: www.surveymonkey.com/r/X8RHXYG#dunedinmidwintercarnival #midwinter #midwintercarnival #insidersdunedin #dunedinnz ... See MoreSee Less
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We want to give a BIG shout out to all our Sponsors and Supporting Partners! It's thanks to this incredible team that we can put this event on! We value each and every one, we’re truly humbled to be surrounded by such a supportive community 🤩💖🤩 THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU!! Gravity events The Lion Foundation Aotea Electric Southern Ltd Fulton Hogan The Breeze Bendigo Valley Sports Charity Foundation Otago Daily Times Creative New Zealand Aurora Energy QPOWER Prices Packers and Movers Better Creative Nettl of New ZealandDunedin City CouncilOtago Community TrustMeridian Mall DunedinSargood BequestBetter Creative AgencyAccessman GroupRes.AwesomePhantom Bill StickersHeart Kids NZWilliams Signs and GraphixSpeedprintAotearoa Gaming Trust📸: Matilda Macandrew #dunedinmidwintercarnival #midwintercarnival #midwinter #dunedinnz #insidersdunedin@ ... See MoreSee Less
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