Go Wild on Otago Peninsula!

Otago Peninsula goes Wild! Ever wanted to see a 6kg giant albatross chick, or watch the world’s smallest penguin waddle home? Keen to learn about what sort of pests endanger our precious wildlife? Otago Peninsula Trust presents an array of special events to encourage keen wildlife watchers during this month’s Wild Dunedin Festival of Nature.. read more →

Dr John Jillett awarded Life Membership

Congratulations to Dr John Jillett on being awarded Life Membership of Otago Peninsula Trust! John was a Trustee of the Otago Peninsula Trust from 1999 – 2018 and Chair 2007-2008. John is a valuable member of the Education Advisory Board, which he was instrumental in setting up in 2000. The Otago Peninsula Trust Education Programme.. read more →

Glenfalloch Restaurant reaches #1 in Dunedin

Glenfalloch Restaurant has leapt to #1 Restaurant in Dunedin with wonderful reviews from Tripadvisor diners. The Trust the Chef menu has delighted visitors from all over the world! read more →

Book Review – The Face of Nature: an environmental History of Otago Peninsula

We’ve been reading a very special book over summer. Jonathan West’s ‘The Face of Nature: an environmental history of the Otago Peninsula provides a fascinating backstory for the work of the Otago Peninsula Trust. It describes the dramatic changes to the landscape, vegetation, marine mammals, birds, fish, lizards and insects of the Peninsula that took.. read more →

Call for Nominations for Board of Trustees – Otago Peninsula Trust

Come and join us for the AGM | Nominate someone for the Board Members of the Otago Peninsula Trust are advised that the 51st annual meeting will be held at 5.30 on Wednesday 28th March 2018 at Glenfalloch (Chalet). All members are entitled to attend and vote. In accordance with rule 31 Dr John Jillett.. read more →

Glenfalloch Garden to glow with golden light

GLENFALLOCH GARDEN TO GLOW WITH GOLDEN LIGHT Sculptures are popping up through Glenfalloch as the garden gets ready to host a Golden Night Garden next week. A golden glow will envelop the property as Otago Peninsula Trust celebrates 50 years with Glenfalloch Golden Night Garden Sculpture Trail. Everyone’s invited to explore the lush spring garden.. read more →

50 years of Otago Peninsula Trust – a conservation pioneer

Otago Peninsula Trust; 50 Years a conservation pioneer “Otago Peninsula and Taiaroa Head is a unique and very special place. It is a place that every visitor to Dunedin should see”.  Sir David Attenborough In 2017 Otago Peninsula Trust, New Zealand’s first private charitable conservation trust, celebrates 50 years of stellar achievements with a lively.. read more →

Celebrate Spring Events with Otago Peninsula Trust

Celebrate Spring Events with Otago Peninsula Trust GLENFALLOCH GOLDEN NIGHT GARDEN, 27,28,29 September. 7.30-9.30pm Glenfalloch will glow with golden light as installations and sculptures are showcased in our splendid garden setting. Join us for a truly magical event to celebrate Otago Peninsula Trust’s 50th birthday. Gold coin donation. Restaurant bookings 4761006. OTAGO PENINSULA TRUST REUNION.. read more →

Wild Dunedin Festival Fun 21-25 April. Nine Peninsula Events and Specials

WILD DUNEDIN – OTAGO PENINSULA TRUST EVENTS.Friday 21 – Tuesday 25 April 2017 An event for everyone to discover and celebrate Dunedin’s nature, from the high lands to the high seas (Ki uta ki tai). Wild Dunedin starts on Friday 21 April 2017 and goes until 25th April, Anzac Day public holiday during the school.. read more →

Radio Show profiles peninsula people in Trust’s Golden year

The Otago Peninsula Trust’s 50th Anniversary year promises a golden opportunity to share the beauty, history and character of the peninsula, with a new radio series at the centre of the celebrations. Otago Access Radio show Peninsula People launched on Friday 13 January, hosted by the Trust’s marketing manager Sophie Barker. The 50-episode series features.. read more →