Hocken Collections, Uare Taoka o Hākena, University of Otago

The Hocken, which has been open to the public since 1910, is now considered one of New Zealand’s foremost research collections. Located on the University of Otago’s Dunedin campus, the building contains a closed-stack library and a gallery where a dynamic programme of exhibitions showcase collection items. The Hocken collects material relating to the history [...]

Otago Settlers Museum

Established in 1898, the Otago Settlers Museum stands as one of New Zealand’s most significant social history museums, founded to mark the 50th anniversary of the settling of Dunedin. Located south of the Dunedin Railway Station it is an important part of the historic Queens Gardens precinct. In 2008, work began on a $38m building [...]

The Southern Heritage Trust

The Southern Heritage Trust is devoted to the appreciation and protection of Otago’s social, cultural, architectural and industrial heritage. In particular we research and publish heritage materials we set up and maintain heritage websites we collaborate with other agencies, groups and individuals in heritage activities we take upon ourselves an advocacy role in heritage matters [...]

DiscovAR Dunedin | Premiere Augmented Reality Mobile App

A fun and engaging augmented reality app to help you discover and explore Dunedin’s Heritage & Arts Augmented Reality is the overlay of graphics onto a live video stream. Like a window through time, you can now use your iPhone to discover and explore Dunedin’s heritage & arts using a combination of free wireless internet,  [...]

DiscovAR v 1.0.0 | Watch how it works.