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Information about Council provided Community Housing, eligibility criteria and how to apply.
Application forms for Alcohol Licensing, Dog registration, Rates and more.
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Cultural Facility Development, Water supply upgrade, and other projects.
The District Plan sets out the policies and rules to manage the use of land in the area.
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Waitaki lakes camping, Boatramps, Duntroon Domain and Dunback Domain camping grounds.
Find out what’s on in Waitaki, from free events to art exhibitions, festivals to live comedy and music.
See what's on to keep the kids entertained in Oamaru these school holidays
SEPT 26 - OCT 11, 2020 | starting at Oamaru Harbour: Get on your bike these school holidays and explore part of the A2O Cycle Trail on the hunt for Little Blue Penguins!
SEPT 4, 2020 | 6.30pm at Totara School: Get a team together for free food, spot prizes, and some of the best quiz questions to ever twist your melon (probably)
JULY 19, 2020 | 2pm at St Kevins College Auditorium: A Mother. A Daughter. Three possible Dads. And a Trip Down The Aisle You'll Never Forget...
You won't be stuck for things to do over the Winter school Holidays. Check out our guide for all the fun activities!
MARCH 14, 2020 | 11am-3pm at Oamaru Harbour: A free day of fun for the whole family!
MARCH 08, 2020 | 1pm at Oamaru Opera House: We're excited to be streaming three headline sessions of the All About Women event live from Sydney Opera House.
FEB 15, 2020 | from 12.30pm at Takaro Park Oamaru. Bring your bikes and come along to Waitaki Road Safe's annual FREE family event.
8 FEB 2020 | 2PM at Waitaki Village: Join us to celebrate the opening of this new off-road section of the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail.
DEC 31 | 6pm - midnight at Oamaru Harbour area: Bring the family to say goodbye to the last decade and see in 2020 at our FREE street party.
NOV 24, 2019 | 2.30pm at the Oamaru Opera House: This year’s performance has been inspired by the music of New Zealand.
NOV 16, 2019 | 8pm -12am at the Scottish Hall: Wear your Tartan, bring your Friends and wheel around your dance partner to the musical talents of the Black Velvet Band
NOV 16 | 6pm - 7.30pm at The Last Post: Begin the evening with dinner and a show. Take your own journey back in time with delightful entertainment from New Zealand’s only Victorian Magician- Uncle George.
NOV 16, 2019 | 1.30pm-4.30pm on Harbour St and Tyne St Oamaru: NZ's foremost heritage cycling event attracting wheelmen (and women) from all around the globe.
NOV 16, 2019 | 12pm - 1pm starting in Oamaru Harbour area: You're invited to join, or to watch, the Whitestone Contracting Grand Street Parade as it travels through the Victorian Precinct and lower Thames Street.
NOV 16, 2019 | 3pm - 4pm at Scottish Hall : Ever wondered how or why Victorian fashions changed? From crinolines to bustles to the puffiest of puffed sleeves, see how the fashionable silhouette evolved.
NOV 15, 2019 | 8pm-11.30pm at the Scottish Hall: The good citizens of the Empire are invited to celebrate our beloved Queen’s 200th birthday
NOV 15, 2019 | 2.30-3.30pm at the Oamaru Public Gardens: Come to experience the delightful elegance of the ever-popular Victorian Garden Party.
NOV 15, 2019 | 12.30pm - 1pm: Join Oamaru’s heritage family for a group photograph in Victorian costume on the steps of the Opera House.
NOV 15 | 8am - 10am at the Brydone Hotel: Nigel Costley will present a series of vignettes during breakfast.