Tuatara Open Late

Entry by donation

Tuatara Open Late returns for 2019 with a changing programme of art, music, film, talks, beer, wine, and food on the first Thursday of the month.


From 5pm Galleries open, cash bar, supper treats from La Boca Loca and Boquita.

6pm- Fresh perspectives on From Scratch from composer and professor Eve de Castro-Robinson, composer and percussionist Gareth Farr, and sound artist and academic Dugal McKinnon.

7pm- Exhibition tour.

7.30pm- 'Can Music be Political?'. Early members of From Scratch, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Don McGlashan and author and playwright Geoff Chapple are joined by writer and producer Gemma Gracewood and songwriter and singer Ria Hall, for a discussion chaired by critic and broadcaster Nick Bollinger.

8.45pm Anthonie Tonnon plays live.


  • Thu 07 Feb


  • 5:00 pm — 10:00 pm

City Gallery Wellington Te Whare Toi

  • Civic Square, 101 Wakefield Street
  • Wellington 6140