Easter holiday closing hours

2021-04-01T00:00:00

Many Council services will be closed over the Easter long weekend.

Council offices in Oamaru and the Palmerston Service Centre will both close doors at 4pm Thursday 1 April (phone available until 5pm) and both are back to usual operating hours on Tuesday 6 April. For after hours services, please ring ​03 433 0300 or Freephone 0800 108 081  and follow the prompts. 

Waitaki District Libraries

Branches that are normally open on Saturday, including Oamaru, are still open as it is not a public holiday. 

  • Oamaru: 10-12.30
  • Palmerston: Not open on Saturday
  • Kurow Community Library and Waitaki Valley School Library: 10.30 – 12
  • Hampden: 10 – 12
  • Otematata: 10.30 -12
  • Omarama: Saturday 9 -10

Forrester Gallery and Waitaki Museum & Archive

  • Easter Friday – closed
  • Easter Saturday & Sunday – open usual hours as follows:
  • Waitaki Museum & Archive 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
  • Forrester Gallery – 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm
  • Easter Monday – closed

Resource Recovery Parks

Omarama, Otematata, Kurow and Hampden Resource Recovery Parks, are open Wednesdays and Sundays and won’t be affected by the Easter Public Holidays.

Waitaki Aquatic Centre

  • Good Friday – Closed
  • Saturday – 10am - 4pm
  • Sunday – 10am – 4pm
  • Easter Monday – Closed


Page reviewed: 01 Apr 2021 3:53pm