281 Thames Street
Oamaru NZ 9400

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

Overflowing with natural beauty, rich in culture and heritage and brimming with activities for all, come experience real New Zealand along the path less-travelled.

Whether it’s on two legs or two wheels, in the air, on the water or with your feet firmly on the ground, the Waitaki Valley is full of outright adventure. Peddle, paddle, ski, stroll, glide, or just drive and discover real New Zealand along the path less-travelled. With so many great adventures to be had, there’s no time to delay!

Oamaru and the Waitaki have a rich history and heritage, evident throughout the district in many ways. From Victorian streetscapes and Maori history to Steampunk and gorgeous galleries; discover world of culture where you’ll want to return.

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