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Forsyth Barr Stadium

130 Anzac Ave, Dunedin, New Zealand
+64 800 246 464
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Stadium with a roof

I visited here for the recent Lions rugby match, its a great stadium with a roof so no matter the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
pmgreenwood
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Great place to watch a match

Went to a Highlanders game and watched from the Zoo. Superb atmosphere and a great indoor venue for... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Seamie K
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“rugby game” (7 reviews)
“super rugby” (5 reviews)
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130 Anzac Ave, Dunedin, New Zealand
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+64 800 246 464
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited here for the recent Lions rugby match, its a great stadium with a roof so no matter the weather you do stay dry although it is cold inside the stadium as it's not fully enclosed so the wind does whip in. There's lots...More

Thank pmgreenwood
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to a Highlanders game and watched from the Zoo. Superb atmosphere and a great indoor venue for a match

Thank Seamie K
Reviewed 6 days ago

If any city needed a Stadium with a roof ot was Dunedin and this one is superb. Brilliant place for watching rugby and it has really helped the style of the local side the Highlanders - lots of running rugby. Easy to get in and...More

Thank TheHighlander2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They are still moaning, the do nothing brigade about this stunner. Took the city too long to build it if you ask me, should have got on with it years earlier, and that would have cost less of course, but nonetheless, this is a fantastic...More

Thank samandhenry
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only way to watch rugby on cold winter evenings. Also a beaut venue for all types of activities. Well done Dunedin.

Thank Kay L
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I love that the stands are the walls. It made the place affordable and still allowed a roof over the top to stop the rain and snow. It's still the same temperature inside as out (super-cold in winter) but at least you're dry. Easy access...More

Thank kiwieric
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We're lucky to get a quick tour, lovely enter ace & corporate ares, Loved the fact it's roofed , worth the walk down there

Thank marrekach
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Better signage for gates would help. We had to just about do a complete loop of building to find right entrance. Didn't eat or drink as I would think like most stadiums it would be over priced.

Thank Bomber13
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Watched a Highlanders rugby game. First visit to Dunedin. For a covered new stadium it is is poorly designed. Open at each corner and without being able to walk around the entire stadium once inside. Concourse areas also not enclosed at sides or ends. Could...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

We won!!! Wow a great game . Dunedin turned it on. (But not the weather). Thank goodness for the covered stadium. Great place to go for any event .

Thank vhpb
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Wirihanasouth
23 May 2017|
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Response from Murray K | Reviewed this property |
south side about half way and ten rows up
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skittles29
24 April 2017|
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Response from Sy R | Reviewed this property |
You may want to check with ticketmaster on their website
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Desiree M
28 May 2016|
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Response from Gerard H | Reviewed this property |
Both stands are behind the try line, no to be honest neither are 'great' for watching the game. The ODT stand is only ever available for big games (tests) where maximum seating capacity is needed. For Super (Highlanders... More
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