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Lantern Making Workshop Assistants


Dunedin Midwinter Carnival Trust







Dunedin Midwinter Carnival is a beautiful annual event and celebration of the winter season, with large scale installations of lanterns, performance and music. Join with their creative community as they prepare for this iconic Dunedin event.

The Dunedin Midwinter Carnival is produced by Dunedin Midwinter Celebrations, a registered charitable trust based in Dunedin. They believe it is important to celebrate the distinct seasons in a way that is appropriate to our local environment.

  • They are looking for volunteers to help families create lanterns prior to the festival
  • The workshops are set up as a series of stations where you will be helping people of all ages

Become a part of this treasured annual celebration that acknowledges our distinctive seasons in a creative and uplifting way.


  • Great people skills
  • Practical know-how
  • Attend at least 2 of the workshop days over the 4 weekends
  • You also need to attend the orientation workshop and and induction
    (However if you are unable to make the set date they will try to work with you to arrange an alternative)

Time commitment

  • All workshop volunteers will need to be at the locations from 9am to 4:30pm
  • Orientation Date: Saturday 20th May or Saturday 21st of May - 2 - 4pm
  • Location: Meridian Mall

Workshop Dates:

  • 27th and 28th May
  • 3rd and 4th June
  • 10th and 11th June
  • 17th and 18th June

Getting started

The first step is to express your interest by filling out the form below. We will then put you in touch directly with the organisation for more information on the role and how to proceed.

Ref: 1257

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