Contact & Local information

Kia ora and welcome to Oamaru & the Waitaki District! Here are useful contacts on where to find local information to make your stay in our region even more enjoyable!

Where to find information about the waitaki?

Visit our local visitor centres

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Open daily 10am to 4pm

In the meantime, if you have an enquiry, you can contact The Tourism Waitaki team : 

General Manager : Margaret

Marketing : Cindy
Public Relations : Natalie

Business : Ace

Alps 2 Ocean : Rob

Accounting & Finance : Shevaun

or local information can be found at these places :


12, Harbour Street
Oamaru 9400

Kurow Museum

Contact : 03 436 0950
Monday – Friday : 10am – 4pm, Closed Sat/Sun.

Rose's general store

Contact : 021 515 205
Open daily 9.30am – 5.30pm

Vanished World

Contact : 03 431 2024
Open daily 10am – 4.30pm daily

Find information online

Online, you can also find all the information about our beautiful region on this website. Don’t hesitate to browse our different pages!

You can also like our official Facebook pages :

Find inspiration on what to do and see in the Waitaki 

Get updates from our local businesses 

Browse our Welcome Pack & useful contacts

Contact our team - Tourism Waitaki

General Manager : Philippa Agnew –

Business Marketing & Trade : Ace Liu –

Design : Dario Bazán –