Our Mayor

Mayor Gary Kircher.

Gary Kircher​

Phone (Work): 03 433 0300

Phone (Mobile): 021 463 546

Email: gkircher@waitaki.govt.nz

Postal: RD 1C, Oamaru 9491.


The Mayor is an ex-officio member on all committees with the exception of Hearings and District Licensing Committee. 

He is the Chairperson of the Executive Committee and Harbour Area Committee. 

He is also a member of the Donald & Nellye Malcolm Trust and Oamaru Whitestone Civic Trust.

Portfolios: Communications, Emergency Management, Property Advisory, Sport and Recreation and Cultural Facility Development Funding.

Invite the Mayor to an event

If you wish to invite the Mayor to attend an event, please complete the form below and return to 

Leanne Kingan, Waitaki District Council, Private Bag 50058, Oamaru 9444, 

or by emailing to lkingan@waitaki.govt.nz.

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