The South Island
Furry Convention

May 12th 2023

Southern Paws is Back

Southern Paws is back for another year and we're excited to see you there! We'll be returning to Waipara on the 12th of May.

To everyone who attended in 2019 - thank you! You helped make the event an amazing weekend for all of us, and we hope to see you back again this year.


Join the Community

If you’re interested in coming along this year, or just want a chat, you can join our community Telegram group using that green button just over there. If you'd like to ask any questions about the event itself, you can get in touch with us using our contact page.

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