311 Thames Street,
Oamaru, North Otago 9400 New Zealand

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Oamaru is the largest town in North Otago, in the South Island of New Zealand, it is the main town in the Waitaki District, 80 kilometres south of Timaru and 120 kilometres north of Dunedin.

Oamaru and the Waitaki District have an interesting past. From archaeological treasures and ancient history to the settlement of Europeans and Victorian Heritage, the district is steeped in history.

Today, many of the majestic Oamaru Whitestone buildings comprising the Harbour/Tyne Historic Precinct still stand. They are now home to a collection of curio shops, restaurants, gift stores, a Motoring Museum, a hotel, a fascinating book store, traditional craftsmen, the Oamaru Steam Train and Sunday markets.

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