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The Cadbury Chocolate Carnival

( Sorry, this event has already taken place. Please check our upcoming events here.)


Where and When:

Date from:    Monday, 17 July
Date to:        Friday, 21 July


Cooking with Chelsea Winter

Presented by Chelsea Winter, a night of delicious tips and tricks created specifically for ‘student’ budgets, with samples and door prizes too!

Day:Thursday, 20 July


Location:Teachers College Auditorium, 145 Union Street East

Cost:Under $25 Entry: $10 per person. (10% of ticket price will be donated to FoodShare Dunedin)
Bookings essential
Tickets available from: Cadbury World, 280 Cumberland St or OUSA 640 Cumberland Street


Ph: 0800 4 CHOC TOUR (0800 4 2462 8687)


Ice Gala Talent Extravaganza

Bring the whole family to watch a fabulous display of Ice Skating and then join us on the ice and be part of the talent! Some skaters will have just returned from performing overseas. A full energy 60 minute showcase of competitive and gala performances with 90 minutes of time to enjoy ‘having a go’ with Dunedin Ice Skating Club coaches and skaters.

Day:Friday, 21 July

Time:11.30am & 4.30pm

Location:Dunedin Ice Stadium, 101 Victoria Road

Cost:Under $25 Entry: $15 per person, $50 per family (2 adults, 3 children)


email: enquiries @dunedinicestadium.co.nz

Ph: (03) 456 4556

Larnach Castle Cadbury Winter Ball

Once a year, Larnach Castle comes to life as it was over 140 years ago. Cadbury are thrilled to be associated with this iconic Dunedin event, that guests have been attending for over three decades. Soak up the unique atmosphere, with everyone in Victorian Period evening attire dancing the night away. Ticket numbers are limited. The price includes transport to and from Dunedin City, continuous supper, non-alcoholic punch, band and entertainment in New Zealand’s Castle, plus a donation to the Otago Peninsula Biodiversity Group. There will be a cash bar with a wide selection of beverages available.

Transport leaves Railway Station at 7.30pm, Ball starts at 8pm. Transport leaves Castle approximately 12 midnight.

Day:Friday, 21 July


Location:Larnach Castle, Camp Road, Otago Peninsula.

Cost:Under $100 Entry: $95 per person. Limited numbers available. Bookings essential



Ph: (03) 476 1616

Chocolate Fishing

Take a dip in our eel pond to discover who lives below the water line and how to protect them! Perfect your fishing skills to win yourself a yummy chocolate prize!

Day:Monday, 17 July

Time:1.30pm (90mins).

Location:Orokonui Ecosanctuary, 600 Blueskin Road (Just 20 minutes’ drive from Dunedin City)

Cost:Under $25 Entry: $10 per person. Bookings essential


email: info@orokonui.org.nz

Ph: (03) 482 1755


Curling Wurly @ Dunedin Ice Stadium

Join forces with a grandparent or grandchild (or anybody!) and come have a go at the ancient sport of curling. Learn the skills of the game from an expert in an hour-long session where even the chocolate is Curly. Flat rubber soled shoes to be worn. 

Day:Thursday, 20 July

Time:11am, 12.45pm, 2pm, 3.15pm

Location:Dunedin Ice Stadium, 101 Victoria Road

Cost:Under $25 Entry: $10 pair. Bookings essential


email: dunedinice@xtra.co.nz

Ph: (03) 456 4556


Glenfalloch Chocolate Degustation Dinner

Escape to Glenfalloch’s beautiful garden retreat and be transported into chocolate heaven! Join us at Glenfalloch for an evening of decadent Chocolate indulgence. Relax and succumb as we tempt your tastebuds with a carefully chosen chocolate compilation. Treat yourself, surrender and adore Glenfalloch’s chocolate experience.
Complimentary chocolate cocktail on arrival, cash bar or pre-ordered degustation matched wine menu available.

Day:Thursday, 20 July


Location:Glenfalloch Restaurant, 430 Portobello Road

Cost:Under $100 Entry: $90 per person. Limited numbers. Reservations essential.
$5 per ticket will be donated to the Royal Albatross Colony for Albatross chick care.


Ph: (03) 476 1006


Giant Jaffa Rolling Ball Sculpture

Lend a hand in building our sweet sculpture on Atrium Level 1 by adding your own pieces to the track, then send the Jaffa balls rolling down to see where they end up.

Saturday, 15 July
Sunday, 16 July
Monday, 17 July
Tuesday, 18 July
Wednesday, 19 July
Thursday, 20 July
Friday, 21 July
Saturday, 22 July
Sunday, 23 July

Time:Thorughout the day

Location:Otago Museum, Atrium Level 1, 419 Great King Street

Cost:Free Entry: FREE


Ph: (03) 474 7474

Larnach Castle Teddy Bear’s Picnic

Come along or take the Bottom Bus to the Teddy Bear’s Big Day Out! Dress your Teddy Bear in a fantastic outfit made with Cadbury Chocolate wrappers for the Teddy Bear Fashion Parade. Chocolate prizes to be won! Enjoy a chocolate-filled morning tea and a chocolate Egg and Spoon race around the Castle carriageway at this magical Castle outing for you and your best Teddy friend. In the Castle Ballroom, wet or fine.
Transport pick up & drop off at 3 locations. 
9.15am North Dunedin – Botanic Garden bus stop, Great King St; 
9.25am Dunedin Railway Station; 
9.35am South Dunedin – Countdown, Corner Andersons Bay Rd & Portobello Rd

Day:Thursday, 20 July

Time:10am – 12noon

Location:Larnach Castle, Camp Road, Otago Peninsula.

Cost:Under $25 Entry: 
$15 Adult or child for party and garden, 
$22.50 Adult or child for party and garden, transport included.



Ph: (03) 476 1616

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