Aerial View of Octagon and out to the Harbour

Our Location

"Students are able to enjoy the benefits of being educated in a vibrant university city. "

Dunedin, New Zealand

Bayfield High School is located in the city of Dunedin on the South Island of New Zealand. 

Dunedin - Map of New Zealand

Facts about Dunedin

  • Population - 130,700 and 25,000 of those are students
  • Dunedin has the youngest population in New Zealand with 45% of residents under 30.
  • Dunedin has New Zealand's highest concentration of postgraduate qualifications - over 36% of people here have higher learning.
  • Otago University is the oldest university in New Zealand
  • We have the only historic castle in New Zealand, Lanarch's Castle
  • The Dunedin Railway Station is the most photographed building in New Zealand 

Dunedin City Map — Image by: Google Maps
Bayfield to The Octagon (Dunedin city center)

Dunedin has earned the reputation as New Zealand’s wildlife capital, the Otago Peninsula home to New Zealand fur seals & sea lions, yellow-eyed penguins, and the world’s only mainland royal albatross colony.

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