Council Services Christmas & New Year hours 2018/19

7/12/2018 12:00 a.m.

​​​​​​Merry Christmas from Waitaki District Council​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Waitaki District Council would like to wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

The information below lists the hours for Council Services over the 2018/19 holiday period and after-hours emergency contact phone numbers or download a copy here: Council Services Holiday hours 2018/19

​​​​Oamaru and Palmerston Council Office hours

The Council offices will close at 12pm on Friday 21 December 2018 and reopen at 8am on Thursday 3 January 2019​.

Emergency Phone Numbers​​​​​

​General Emergency​111
​Animal Control​​03 433 0300 ext 2
​Council Property (including the Oamaru Airport and Oamaru Harbour)​03 433 0300 ext 3
​Environmental Health​​021 377 531
​Forrester ​Gallery, North Otago Museum & Archive​027 778 862
​Oamaru Opera House​​027 703 8196
​Parks, Sports fields & Toilets​021 924 740
​Roads​03 437 9010 or 027 703 1249
​Waitaki Lakes Camping​03 435 9579 (Ohau C) or 027 686 6901 (all others)
​Water & Drainage​03 433 0300 or 03 437 9012 ​

Oamaru Opera H​ouse​

​Closes​​ from 12pm on Friday 21 December 2018 and reopens at 8am on Monday 7 January 2019.

Forrester Gallery 

Will be closed for maintenance during the holiday period.

North Otago Museum and Archive

​​​Dates​​​​ ​​​Hours​​
​Friday 21 December​​1pm - 4.30pm
​Saturday 22 December
to Sunday 23 December
​​Closed
​Monday 24 December​​1pm - 4.30pm
​Tuesday 25 December​
to Wednesday​ 26 December
​​Closed
​​​Thursday 27 December
to Friday 28 December
1pm - 4.30pm
​​Saturday​ 29 December
to ​Sunday 30 December
​​Closed
​​Monday 31 December1pm - 4.30pm
​​Tuesday 1 January​
​​Closed​
​Wednesday 2 January​Closed
​​Thursday 3 January1pm - 4.30pm

Waitaki Aquatic Centre

​​​Dates​​​​ ​​​Hours
Friday 21 December​​6am - 8pm
​Saturday 22 December
to Monday 24 December
​​9am - 6pm
​​Tuesday 25 December 
to Wednesday 26 December
​Closed
Thursday 27 December 
to ​​Monday 31 December
9am - 6pm
​​Tuesday 1 January​​Closed​
​Wednesday 2 January​
to Sunday 6 January
​​9am - 6pm


Libraries​

​​​Dates​​​​ ​​​​HampdenKurow​​Oamaru​Omarama​OtematataPalmerston
Friday 21
December
​Closed​Closed​9.30am - 5.30pm​Closed​Closed​​8.30pm - 12pm
​Saturday 22
December
​10am - 12pm​10.30am - 12.30pm​10am - 12.30pm​9am - 10am​10.30am - 12pmClosed​​
​Sunday 23
December
​Closed​Closed​Closed​Closed​Closed​Closed
​​Monday 24
December
10am - 12pm​Closed9.30am - 5.30pm​Closed​Closed​Closed
​​​Tuesday 25
December
​Closed​Closed​ClosedClosed​Closed​Closed
​​Wednesday 26
December
Closed​Closed​ClosedClosed​Closed​Closed
​​Thursday 2​7
December
2pm -
4pm
Closed​9.30am - 5.30pm​Closed​2.30pm - 3.30pm​Closed
​​Friday 28
December
​Closed​Closed​9.30am - 5.30pm​Closed​Closed​Closed
​​Saturday 29
December
10am - 12pm​10.30am - 12pm​​10am - 
12.30pm
​9am - 10am10.30am - 12pm​Closed
​​Sunday 30
December
Closed​Closed​Closed​ClosedClosed​​Closed
​Monday 31
December
​10am - 12pm​Closed​9.30am - 5.30pm​Closed​Closed​Closed
​​Tuesday 1
January
​Closed​Closed​Closed​Closed​Closed​Closed
​Wednesday 2
January
​Closed​Closed​Closed​Closed​Closed​Closed
​Thursday 3
January
2pm -
4pm​
​1pm - 2.30pm10am - 5.30pm​​Closed​2.30pm - 3.30pm​8.30am - 5pm

L​andfills​, Recovery Parks

​​​Dates​​​​ ​​​Hampden​KurowOmaramaOtematata​Palmerston​Waitaki
Resource
Recovery
Park
​Waihemo
Waste-
busters
​Friday 21 December9am - 12pm​10m - 4pm​​9am - 12pm​1pm -
4pm
​Closed​10am - 4pm​Closed
​Saturday 22 December​9am - 12pm1pm - 4pm​​9am - 12pm​1pm -
4pm
Closed​​10am - 4pm​Closed
​Sunday 23 December​9am - 12pm​1pm - 4pm​9am - 12pm​1pm -
4pm
11am -
2pm​
​10am - 4pm​12pm - 3pm
Monday 24 
December
​Closed​Closed​Closed​Closed​Closed9am - 4.40pm​Closed
​Tuesday 25 December​Closed​​Closed​ClosedClosed​​Closed​Closed​Closed
​​Wed 26 December​8.30am - 12.30pm​1pm - 5pm8.30am - 12.30pm​1pm -
5pm
​Closed​Closed​Closed​
​​​Thursday 27 December
​8.30am - 12.30pm1pm - 5pm​8.30am - 12.30pm​1pm -
5pm
​11am -
2pm
​9am - 4.30pmClosed
Friday 28 December8.30am - 12.30pm​1pm - 5pm​8.30am - 12.30pm1pm -
5pm
​Closed9am - 4.30pm​Closed
​​Saturday 29 December8.30am - 12.3pm​1pm - 5pm​​8.30am - 12.30pm​1pm -
5pm
​Closed10am - 4pm​Closed
Sunday 30 December8.30am - 12.30pm​​1pm - 5pm8.30am - 12.30pm​1pm -
5pm
11am -
2pm
​10am - 4pm​Closed
​Monday 31
December
​8.30am - 12.30pm1pm - 5pm​​8.30am - 12.30pm​1pm -
5pm
​Closed​9am - 4.30pm​Closed
​Tuesday 1
January
8.30am - 12.30pm​1pm - 5pm​8.30am - 12.30pm1pm -
5pm​
Closed​​Closed​Closed
​Wed 2 
January
8.30am - 12.30pm​​1pm - 5pm8.30am - 12.30pm1pm -
5pm
​Closed​Closed​Closed
​Thursday 3 January
8.30am - 12.30pm
1pm - 5pm​8.30am - 12.30pm1pm -
5pm​
​11am -
2pm
​9am - 4.30pm​12pm - 3pm
Friday 4
January​
8.30am - 12pm1pm - 5pm​8.30am - 12.30pm1pm -
5pm​
​Closed9am - 4.30pm​​Closed
​Saturday 5 January8.30am - 12.30pm1pm - 5pm​8.30am - 12.30pm​1pm -
5pm​
Closed​10am - 4pm​​Closed
​Sunday 6 January8.30am - 12.30pm​​1pm - 5pm8.30am - 12.30pm​​1pm -
5pm​
11am -
2pm​
10am - 4pm​​12pm - 3pm
​Monday 7 Januarynormal hours resumenormal hours resumenormal hours resume​normal hours resumenormal
hours
resume
​normal hours resumenormal
hours
resume​
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