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?

Find us at the Oamaru Blue Penguin Colony

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Open daily 3 pm

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 :


17 Waterfront Road, Oamaru 9400

Call us

(+64) 3 4331195

Visit other local visitor centres

Kurow Museum

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

Oamaru & Waitaki Visitor Information Centre

Contact : 03 434 1100
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 social media.

Browse our Welcome Pack & useful contacts

Contact our team - Tourism Waitaki

General Manager : Philippa Agnew –

Business Marketing & Trade : Ace Liu –

Design : Dario Bazán –