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We manage 11 cemeteries in Waitaki - Oamaru, Palmerston, Maheno, Kurow, Livingston, Hampden, Omarama, Ngapara, Macraes, Duntroon and Herbert. There is also a private cemetery at Papakaio. Cemeteries are open to visitors all year round.
Information on burial procedures, installation of memorials, management of non-compliant memorabilia and disinterments
Information on how to search the Waitaki District online cemetery database and downloadable maps showing block and plot numbers.
Application forms and fees for burial reservations and monument installations in the Waitaki District
Waitaki District Council
Oamaru: 20 Thames Street, Oamaru 9400
Waihemo: 54 Tiverton Street, Palmerston 9430
Mail: Private Bag 50058, Oamaru 9444
Phone: 03 433 0300