The Waitaki has a wide range of accommodation to suit
all tastes and budgets.
Just 35 minutes from Oamaru, Duntroon and the surrounding area is home to a mixture of natural, historical and cultural attractions that are unlike anything else.
Explore New Zealand’s newest wine region – with three cellar doors all within a few minutes of each other. With the braided Waitaki River running past Kurow, there are also beautiful wetlands to explore.
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.
Omarama is the intersection between Queenstown and Wanaka to the South, Twizel and Aoraki Mt Cook to the North
and the Waitaki to the East, Omarama is a perfect base for exploring the area.
Palmerston is surrounded by incredible views of valleys, hills, mountains and an unspoiled coastline.