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Oamaru’s Victorian Precinct Tour

30MIN – 1H 0,7km one way WaLKING GRADE 2 Start this tour at 1 Thames street and stroll through New Zealand’s best preserved Victorian commercial streetscape. Discover Ōamaru’s vibrant colonial history and be immersed in Ōamaru’s rich heritage, culture and geology. The original buildings in the Victorian Precinct, made from

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Oamaru Harbourside Walkway

Walking Track Distance: 1.4km (one way) The Harbourside walkway is a nice short route that will take you through the heart and hub of Oamaru and easily connect with other walks. Starting from the Oamaru Railway Station, head over to the entrance of the Harbourside Gardens which is on the

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Oamaru is the largest town in the Waitaki District; most famous for its penguin colony and limestone architecture of the Victorian Precinct – but that’s just the beginning of what the town has to offer.

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Steampunk HQ

Steampunk HQ is a unique museum of art, sound & light showing an altered universe set within an 1880’s Grain Elevator building in Oamaru. Featuring The Portal, a retro-futuristic mirror and lighting installation with original glowing light sculptures.

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The Mill House

Enjoy stylish, en-suite rooms in historic lodge or self-contained studios with wireless internet available. Just fifteen minutes south of Oamaru and 60 minutes north of Dunedin, The Mill House is in a convenient central location, within easy distance of a variety of spectacular local attractions: Moeraki, penguins, Kakanui beaches and

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Fire & Steam

Oamaru’s Fire and Steam is a spectacular family event celebrating fire, steam and special effects which coincides with the Steampunk NZ Festival.

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The Waitaki is made up many small towns that each have their own charm and character. Exploring these towns is like exploring the lives
of the people who live there.

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