Forsyth Barr Stadium

Dunedin · Otago

Forsyth Barr Stadium is New Zealand's largest and most versatile indoor events arena. As the only permanantly covered natural turf stadium on Earth, this world-class facility sits proudly as an innovative Dunedin icon. 

Our stadium has hosted a vast array of events from international rugby and unforgettable concerts, to community events, exhibitions and conferences. 

The Stadium also has a number of lounges and corporate suites that can be used for conferences, meetings and functions. 

  • Forsyth Barr Stadium Event

    Stadium Bowl

    The perfect venue for major concerts, live shows, performances and festivals.
    This is New Zealand’s largest and most versatile indoor events arena and the only permanently covered natural turf Stadium in the Southern Hemisphere. Real sunlight and real grass inside a modern, world class facility.

    Staging a concert or performance here couldn’t be easier. We have all of the front of house and behind the scenes facilities to accommodate any kind of show, large or small. Forsyth Barr Stadium is where performances and events truly come to life.

    Otago Daily Times Stand (East)

    The Otago Daily Times (East) Stand offers a large, fully-roofed flat area that can be configured to your specifications for court sports, functions, smaller concerts and trade expos. From a banquet for 1000 to a concert for 6000 the Otago Daily Times Stand will cater to your larger event needs.

    Bramwell Scaffolding Lounge Level 2

    Located on Level 2 in the heart of the Speight’s Stand, the Lounge has a relaxed flavour and is suitable for larger groups up to 250.

    Level 4 Scenic Hotels Lounge

    Scenic Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space, ideal for hosting occasions of all kinds, including; weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a spectacular and unique setting to host your guests.

    Level 4 Heartland Hotels Lounge

    Heartland Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space capable of hosting occasions of all kinds including weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a very unique and spectacular setting to host your guests.

    For our full list of venues, use our Venue Select tool: https://dunedinvenues.co.nz/venue-hire/venue-select/ 

  • Forsyth Barr Stadium Conference

    Level 4 Scenic Hotels Lounge

    Scenic Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space, ideal for hosting occasions of all kinds, including; weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a spectacular and unique setting to host your guests.

    Level 4 Heartland Hotels Lounge

    Heartland Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space capable of hosting occasions of all kinds including weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a very unique and spectacular setting to host your guests.

    Level 3 Corporate Suite

    Slightly bigger in size, this suite can cater for up to 70 guests for cocktails, ideal for your conference or social function.

    We have Wi-Fi, data projectors, whiteboards and the full range of technical equipment you may require, while our on-site catering service means your food and coffee is served up just the way you like it.

    For our full list of venues, use our Venue Select tool: https://dunedinvenues.co.nz/venue-hire/venue-select/ 

  • Forsyth Barr Stadium Dinner

    Level 4 Scenic Hotels Lounge

    Scenic Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space, ideal for hosting occasions of all kinds, including; weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a spectacular and unique setting to host your guests.

    Level 4 Heartland Hotels Lounge

    Heartland Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space capable of hosting occasions of all kinds including weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a very unique and spectacular setting to host your guests.

    For our full list of venues, use our Venue Select tool: https://dunedinvenues.co.nz/venue-hire/venue-select/ 

  • Forsyth Barr Stadium Exhibition

    Stadium Bowl

    The perfect venue for major concerts, live shows, performances and festivals.
    This is New Zealand’s largest and most versatile indoor events arena and the only permanently covered natural turf Stadium in the Southern Hemisphere. Real sunlight and real grass inside a modern, world class facility.

    Staging a concert or performance here couldn’t be easier. We have all of the front of house and behind the scenes facilities to accommodate any kind of show, large or small. Forsyth Barr Stadium is where performances and events truly come to life.

    Otago Daily Times Stand (East)

    The Otago Daily Times (East) Stand offers a large, fully-roofed flat area that can be configured to your specifications for court sports, functions, smaller concerts and trade expos. From a banquet for 1000 to a concert for 6000 the Otago Daily Times Stand will cater to your larger event needs.

    For our full list of venues, use our Venue Select tool: https://dunedinvenues.co.nz/venue-hire/venue-select/ 

  • Forsyth Barr Stadium Function

    Level 4 Scenic Hotels Lounge

    Scenic Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space, ideal for hosting occasions of all kinds, including; weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a spectacular and unique setting to host your guests.

    Level 4 Heartland Hotels Lounge

    Heartland Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space capable of hosting occasions of all kinds including weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a very unique and spectacular setting to host your guests.

    Level 3 Corporate Suite

    Slightly bigger in size, this suite can cater for up to 70 guests for cocktails, ideal for your conference or social function.

    Level 3 Corporate Suites (x15)

    With views over the Stadium bowl, each corporate suite is perfect for smaller meetings and functions and a great place from which to view Stadium events.

    Level 4 Logan Point Suite

    Elegant in its bespoke design, the Logan Point Suite is suitable for small meetings and functions with sweeping views of the Stadium bowl.

    Level 4 Alexander McMillan Suite

    A distinguished design, the Alexander McMillan Suite lends itself to smaller meetings or functions where a more intimate space is desired.

    Bramwell Scaffolding Lounge Level 2

    Located on Level 2 in the heart of the Speight’s Stand, the Lounge has a relaxed flavour and is suitable for larger groups up to 250.

    We have Wi-Fi, data projectors, whiteboards and the full range of technical equipment you may require, while our on-site catering service means your food and coffee is served up just the way you like it.

    For our full list of venues, use our Venue Select tool: https://dunedinvenues.co.nz/venue-hire/venue-select/ 

  • Forsyth Barr Stadium Meeting Rooms

    Level 3 Corporate Suites (x15)

    With views over the Stadium bowl, each corporate suite is perfect for smaller meetings and functions and a great place from which to view Stadium events.

    Level 4 Logan Point Suite

    Elegant in its bespoke design, the Logan Point Suite is suitable for small meetings and functions with sweeping views of the Stadium bowl.

    Level 4 Alexander McMillan Suite

    A distinguished design, the Alexander McMillan Suite lends itself to smaller meetings or functions where a more intimate space is desired.

    We have Wi-Fi, data projectors, whiteboards and the full range of technical equipment you may require, while our on-site catering service means your food and coffee is served up just the way you like it.

    For our full list of venues, use our Venue Select tool: https://dunedinvenues.co.nz/venue-hire/venue-select/ 

  • Forsyth Barr Stadium Sport / Recreation

    Stadium Bowl

    The perfect venue for major concerts, live shows, performances and festivals.
    This is New Zealand’s largest and most versatile indoor events arena and the only permanently covered natural turf Stadium in the Southern Hemisphere. Real sunlight and real grass inside a modern, world class facility.

    Staging a concert or performance here couldn’t be easier. We have all of the front of house and behind the scenes facilities to accommodate any kind of show, large or small. Forsyth Barr Stadium is where performances and events truly come to life.

    Otago Daily Times Stand (East)

    The Otago Daily Times (East) Stand offers a large, fully-roofed flat area that can be configured to your specifications for court sports, functions, smaller concerts and trade expos. From a banquet for 1000 to a concert for 6000 the Otago Daily Times Stand will cater to your larger event needs.

    For our full list of venues, use our Venue Select tool: https://dunedinvenues.co.nz/venue-hire/venue-select/ 

  • Forsyth Barr Stadium Trade Show

    Stadium Bowl

    The perfect venue for major concerts, live shows, performances and festivals.
    This is New Zealand’s largest and most versatile indoor events arena and the only permanently covered natural turf Stadium in the Southern Hemisphere. Real sunlight and real grass inside a modern, world class facility.

    Staging a concert or performance here couldn’t be easier. We have all of the front of house and behind the scenes facilities to accommodate any kind of show, large or small. Forsyth Barr Stadium is where performances and events truly come to life.

    Otago Daily Times Stand (East)

    The Otago Daily Times (East) Stand offers a large, fully-roofed flat area that can be configured to your specifications for court sports, functions, smaller concerts and trade expos. From a banquet for 1000 to a concert for 6000 the Otago Daily Times Stand will cater to your larger event needs.

    Level 4 Scenic Hotels Lounge

    Scenic Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space, ideal for hosting occasions of all kinds, including; weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a spectacular and unique setting to host your guests.

    Level 4 Heartland Hotels Lounge

    Heartland Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space capable of hosting occasions of all kinds including weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a very unique and spectacular setting to host your guests.

    For our full list of venues, use our Venue Select tool: https://dunedinvenues.co.nz/venue-hire/venue-select/ 

  • Forsyth Barr Stadium Wedding

    Level 4 Scenic Hotels Lounge

    Scenic Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space, ideal for hosting occasions of all kinds, including; weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a spectacular and unique setting to host your guests.

    Level 4 Heartland Hotels Lounge

    Heartland Hotels Lounge is a large and highly versatile event and function space capable of hosting occasions of all kinds including weddings, business, community and educational conferences and events. A magnificent view looking out over the Stadium bowl makes for a very unique and spectacular setting to host your guests.

    For our full list of venues, use our Venue Select tool: https://dunedinvenues.co.nz/venue-hire/venue-select/ 

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Forsyth Barr Stadium

130 Anzac Avenue, Dunedin Central, Dunedin, Otago, 9016