Proudly supported by the DCC
The Otago Scottish Heritage Council proudly supports and cultivates Scottish heritage in Dunedin and Otago.

  • Join Us – If your club or society would like to become a member please apply online.
  • Poetry Competition – The Burns poetry competition organised by the Burns Club of Dunedin. For entry forms for the poetry competition contact the Dunedin library.
  • Book now – Burns Night Dinner
    BOOK NOW for the Burns Night Dinner at Toitu Otago Settlers Museum on Sunday 25 January, Robert’s birthday celebrated world-wide!
    Dunedin has been celebrating since 1855!!

    Speakers: Lieutenant Colonel Darryl Tong, soldier, surgeon and dental historian, Vanda Symon, best-selling NZ crime writer, Harry Morton, visiting Scott well-known for his address to the haggis and poetry rendition
    plus young Dunedin musicians re-interpreting classic Burns songs, and winners of poetry and song
    Enjoy traditional Scottish food and drink, sample some haggis and whisky.

    Rallying all Scots and friends to join the party!

    Tickets from Toitu Otago Settlers Museum and the Scottish Shop
    $60, excellent value for dinner, whisky and entertainment line-up!