There was little in either game as University and Taieri progressed to the club final at Forsyth Barr Stadium this Saturday.
University and Taieri will clash in next Saturday's club final after both sides recorded 10-8 victories in tight semifinals today.
Harbour and Green Island will go in as underdogs in their club semifinals tomorrow but the two sides are far from parading the white flag.
The Farah Palmer Cup will boast 13 teams this season as the inclusion of Northland continues to grow the competition.
Two more teams have secured a spot in the playoffs with a round remaining in the Dunedin Premier rugby competition.
Harbour has secured a place in the semifinals with a comprehensive 45-14 win against Kaikorai at Watson Park this afternoon.
Taieri won a close game over Green Island which will have a big bearing on the final four in the club competition.
Taieri won the derby match against Green Island at Peter Johnstone Park today and with it took a big step toward making the top four.