Overflowing with natural beauty from the Southern Alps to the Pacific Ocean, rich in culture and heritage and brimming with activities for all types of explorers.
Come explore the Waitaki Whitestone Global Geopark – the region, its stories, its people and see what we mean….
Nature lovers will feel right at home the Waitaki
If you want to feel like seeing glacier-fed lakes and stunning coastline with rare seabirds and native marine life is ordinary – get your fill
of the Waitaki.
Your adventure, your way
Adventure is personal; but no matter what your adventure preference is, it’s about doing something brave, something you’ll never forget …
In the Waitaki, we have our own special kind of adventure that you’ll find nowhere else.
Fill your days exploring our world-changing and unforgettable past
Oamaru and the Waitaki have a rich history and heritage from Victorian streetscapes and Maori history to Steampunk and gorgeous galleries.
Indulge a little… or a lot with Waitaki’s wide offer of delicious food & wine. Don’t let our culinary delights pass you by!