We have a three rooms of various sizes available for community use during opening hours, or with a prior booking. Check out our calendar to see what's on, and find out more about the rooms and the terms of use.

The community rooms are at the northern end of North East Valley Normal School at 262 North Road.


  • We have three rooms available for hire

  • Cost is $10/hour + GST

  • Or, for non-profit community groups, a gold coin donation per participant per session is expected



Bookings are made through the North East Valley Normal School office


Fred Hollows community room can be hired
The Fred Hollows Room


  • Size - suitable for larger groups and group activities

  • Heatpump

  • Data projector and whiteboard available

  • Tea and coffee facilities

  • Basic cooking facilities (microwave and grill, no hotplates or oven)

  • Tables and chairs

  • Toilet facilities (including baby change)

Hire a community room at the Valley Project
Te Putake Room


  • Size - suitable for meetings or small groups

  • Tea and coffee facilities

  • Heatpump

  • Large screen TV

  • Couches and Chairs

  • Toilet facilities (including baby change)

The Clinic Room

Currently utilised by the public health nurse, a health coach and a speech and language therapist.

  • Ideal for the provision of health and social services

  • Available to be booked for one off hour block bookings 

  • $10 an hour and also includes use of the the very comfortable whanau room/waiting room

  • Tea and coffee facilities

  • Toilet facilities (including baby change)

Usage of the Valley Project Rooms


The Valley Project has an agreement with North East Valley Normal School for the use of the buildings.

Primary focus:

  • The school and the wider education community for their family/school/communities activities

  • Asset-based community initiatives that are supported by the Valley Project

  • An office space for the Valley Project

  • A safe and welcoming drop-in space for people to meet

  • Individuals/informal groups who are wanting to work on creating some form of community development activity

  • Community groups within the valley who are working on building social capital within North East Valley

  • Place for resource people to be accessed by the valley community


Secondary focus:

  • Place for community groups/ organisations in the valley who require a base.

  • When space is available as an additional teaching space for the School

Please read and comply with the terms of use

© 2015 by The Valley Project 

262 North Road, North East Valley, Dunedin, New Zealand 9010

(03) 473 8614    



Link to our certificate of incorporation  (Please click the Register Search and enter our organisation number 468554)

Charities Number: CC45702

New Zealand Business Number: 9429042674184


Donate to the Valley Project through our Give-a-Little page. We are non-profit organisation and registered charity that aims to enhance life in the North East Valley area

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