Lake Benmore is New Zealand’s largest artificial lake, created by the Benmore Hydro-Dam. It is about 74km² and holds about 1.25 billion cubic meters of water – that’s 1.5 times the water in Wellington Harbour!
Lake Benmore is a peaceful and stunning place all year round, with its unique blue colour and breathtaking views.
Local businesses in the Waitaki have prepared their best deals so you can explore our beautiful region with your friends and family
this season at the best price!