Churches & Groups

Find a Church or Christian Group in Dunedin

All Saints Anglican Church

786 Cumberland St

Lively, inclusive, international, intergenerational: we seek to live Christ’s gospel of love, justice and peace. Get involved at All Saints’ in music, liturgy, study groups and our Fruit & Veges scheme. All Saints is open every day; feel free to come in and pray or light a candle. Whoever you are, wherever you are from, whatever your faith, you are welcome at All Saints’. We look forward to meeting you.

Sunday Services: 8am Mass, 10.30am High Mass, 8pm Taizé service @ 786 Cumberland St.

Also St. Martin’s 194 North Road NEV Sun: 10.45am


Father Michael

Phone: (03) 477 8300



Facebook: All Saints’ Anglican Church


Catholic Church/CathSOC

Holy Name Catholic Church, 420 Great King St

CathSOC (Catholic Students on Campus) hopes to help students develop real friendships, deepen their faith and to live it out through service, while studying at Otago.  We get that is can be easy to forget about your faith at uni, so CathSOC is a place to meet like minded people and feel supported.  Catholic or not, get amongst!  We look forward to meeting you!

Catholic Church near campus:  Holy Name, 420 Great King St. (across from Museum)

Mass times:  Sundays:  7:30am, 10am, 7pm; Mon-Sat 8:30am

People to contact:

Fr. Mark Chamberlain 027 220 7685,

Amy Armstrong 027 237 6319,

Kayna Lloyd (student leader) 021 720 793

Find us on Facebook: Cathsoc Dunedin or Dunedin Young Catholics

Cornerstone International Bible Church

786A Cumberland St, Dunedin

Cornerstone is an international family church committed to preaching the Bible and sharing the good news of Jesus Christ. We also have a service for Japanese & international students followed by a shared meal at 5pm, Sundays.


Sunday Service: 10am at All Saints Hall (786A Cumberland St.)

Sundays 5pm service for Japanese and International students.

Contact Simon Sim at 021 166 5392

or visit

Dunedin City Baptist Church (DCBC)

19 Main South Road, Lookout Point

Our vision is to grow young followers of Jesus Christ. We focus strongly on understanding the bible and our church services are inter-generational with people of many different ages

Sun: 10am at 19 Main South Rd, Lookout Point; rides available from uni. Young Adult

Gathering: Thurs 6pm, Alhambra Rugby Club;
edge of the North Ground on Great King St.

Contact Mike Bagge: Ph: 0273669506;


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Dunedin Methodist Parish

Glenaven, Chambers St, North East Valley

We are inclusive churches offering a warm welcome to all.  Our motto is “Finding good in everyone, finding God in everyone”.

Glenaven (Chambers St, NEV) 11am Mornington (Galloway St) 9.30am

Tongan Fellowship, Queens Drive, St Kilda 1pm

Parish Superintendent: Rev Siosifa Pole

Phone: 03 466 4600 Web

Elim Christian Centre

67 Harrow Street, Dunedin

Our vision is to see more people becoming more like Jesus. Experience the goodness of God in our services with vibrant worship and inspiring preaching. Connect with others and grow as a disciple and a disciple-maker in one of our midweek lifegroups.

Morning Church – 10am Sunday

Night Church – 7pm Sunday

FB pages:

Dunedin Elim Church

Dunedin Elim Student Ministry

Contact Student Pastor Dion Fasi: 021 038 4106 or



Knox Church

Corner Pitt St and George St

A community seeking to follow Jesus, become alive to God’s Spirit, and make real God’s commonwealth. Honest, explorative, diverse and outward looking. Come with your questions as we discern together what it means to follow Jesus today.

Worship Sunday 10am and 7pm.

Young Adults Contact: Jordan Redding (027 428 5234

Minister: Kerry Enright, 027 4675542

Young Adults Contact: Jordan Redding (027 428 5234


Web:   or join us on Facebook: Knox Church, Dunedin – Official



First Church of Otago (Presbyterian)

415 Moray Place, Dunedin

A multicultural community in the heart of the city.

Sunday Services:

Each Sunday we worship in three languages:

10am – English (classic Presbyterian);

12noon – Cook Islands;

2pm – Samoan.

Lunchtime service 12.15pm Tuesday.

Visit the Heritage Centre 10am-3pm weekdays.

Rev Dr. Tokerau Joseph and Rev. Anne  Thomson

Phone: 03 477 7150



Grace Bible Church

2 Duke St, Dunedin

A church with a passion for God and a passion for people, we seek to encourage and build up students to impact the world for Jesus. Engage Otago, our ministry to students, conducts mid week training evenings on Thursdays at Grace House, 26 David St.

Sunday Service: 11am @ 2 Duke St

Mid-week training: Thursday evenings

David Richards

Phone: +64 226 045 826

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Nations Church (Assemblies of God)

334 King Edward Street, Dunedin

Multi-cultural and contemporary. Great people, great worship, great preaching and a GREAT GOD! Everyone welcome. Transport to services available on request. Ring 455 1888 for details.

Sunday services at 10:00 a.m. & 6:00 p.m.

Transport to services available on request.


Pastor Peter Tate

Office: Ph: 455 1888 (9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Tues – Fri)

The Salvation Army

160 Crawford St, Dunedin

Everyone welcome.

Sunday Service: 10am Everyone Welcome!

Opoho Presbyterian Church

50 Signal Hill Rd, Dunedin

We are a multi-generational Church that is small enough to get to know one another easily and big enough to be an effective and evolving presence of Christ in the community. If you are looking to enrich your spiritual understanding within a faith community that embraces diversity and values creative worship and music, come up the hill and say “hello” at 10am on Sunday – 50 Signal Hill Road.

Sunday Service: 10am

Margaret Garland

Phone: 03 395 6129

Mobile: 027 7572367



Seventh-day Adventist Church

58 Stafford St, Dunedin

A family oriented church, most welcoming and supportive of students in the city. Transport provide for worship on request.

Worship Saturday: 9:30 am ‐ Bible study; 11 am ‐ Main Service. Wed. 7:30 pm

Prayer & Share: A.S.F Special Worship, Bible Studies & Fellowship/Service Activities etc. as announced.


Mua Tuliatu  Ph: 021 02729652 Email:

Peter Taivairanga Ph:021879553 Email

St. Martin’s

194 North Road, North East Valley, Dunedin

A friendly, inclusive congregation up North East Valley, students especially welcome.

Sunday 10.45am.

Father Ivica

Mobile: 022 3196709 Email:

St Matthew's Anglican Church

30 Hope St, Dunedin

Vibrant worship, Biblical preaching and a commitment to our local community are some of our key characteristics. Our students enjoy the family nature of our church and there are lots of opportunities for you to be involved in student small groups and young adult gatherings. For more information check out our facebook page, and post on the page to catch a ride in our van on Sunday mornings.

Sunday Service: 10am @ 30 Hope St

For more information check out our facebook page, and post on the page to catch a ride in our van on Sunday mornings.

Contact: Kinton Richards Ph: 022 083 2376 or 03 477 8908





Leith Valley Presbyterian

George St School Hall, 989 George St

Having outgrown Leith Valley we now meet at George Street School . We’re a vibrant, worshipping church committed to thought-provoking & quality teaching. Our goal is to help young people & families grow in their love for God & find their place in his Kingdom. We have a great student church every Sunday night and many families in the morning service.

Sunday Services: 10:00 am and 7pm (Student Soul)

Contact Pastor: Kristin Jack 022 075 3286, 467 9208  or



Student Christian Movement Otago (SCMO)

Otago University, Dunedin

STUDENT – learning more about our faith and our world.

CHRISTIAN – worshiping, talking and praying together.

MOVEMENT – working together to progress the transformation of society towards justice and peace.

We are an inclusive and ecumenical movement with a proud history of Christian activism. All welcome. Haere mai.

We meet fortnightly during semester.

We meet fortnightly during semester.

Sam Williams: 027 376 7801

Racehl Dudley Tombs: 022 444 0046

Facebook: Student Christian Movement Otago


Student Life

OUSA Recreation Centre, 84 Albany St

We are a multi-denominational movement of Christian students who are committed to presenting a simple message about Jesus in a relevant way. We have a ton of fun, camps, retreats, etc, and we gear what we do around reaching out to others.

See our Facebook Page. Otago Student Life

Jandre Niehaus – 022 010 2865

Facebook: Otago Student Life


George Street Normal School Hall, 989 George St

A student-oriented church, of students and young adults who are exploring and deepening their Christian faith. Sunday gatherings offer input and worship experiences that are engaging and thought- and action- provoking; strengthening and equipping us for everyday life. Midweek gatherings provide space to go deeper: in understanding, service, discipleship and relationships.  Whoever you are, wherever you are at, you’re welcome at Student Soul!

George St. School Hall, 989 George St, Sunday @ 7pm

Contact Pastors: Tom Mepham 027 337 1703

Lynne Taylor 027 304 6228

Tertiary Students Christian Fellowship (TSCF)

Otago University, Dunedin

TSCF is a student movement committed to reaching students for Christ and changing students for life. We are a family of groups based around different subjects (including both professional courses and general degrees) and interests from across the Uni and Polytech. Groups meet weekly to explore how the bible applies to our lives and what we study, and how this then helps us share Jesus with others.

Groups meet weekly see


James Allaway:

Phone: 021 903 293



Facebook: TSCF Otago

Blue Lagoon, NE Valley Presbytarian

North East Valley Normal School, 248 North Road

‘It’s church… but not as you know it!’- a café church you can invite your friends to.

Small groups during the week
Sunday Service from 9:30am Sundays
Community Rooms, NEV Normal School 248 North Rd

Contact: Cameron  Phone: 027 372 3877


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