Cemetery information, cemetery plot maps and online cemetery database.
Information about Council provided Community Housing, eligibility criteria and how to apply.
Application forms for Alcohol Licensing, Dog registration, Rates and more.
The Mayor and 10 councillors constitute the governing body of Waitaki District.
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.
Opening hours, swim squad, swim school, timetable and more.
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.
NOV 15, 2019 | 10am - 2pm at the Early Settler's Hall: Call in for delicious treats from Mrs Beeton’s kitchen with tea, coffee, or a small glass of madeira in celebration of Queen Victoria’s 200th birthday.
NOV 14, 2019 | 8.30pm - 11.30pm at the Loan & Merc: Enjoy a night of burlesque, circus and comedy with the talented performers from ‘Lads on Tour’ Cabaret and other guests. All over 18 welcome
NOV 14, 2019 | 7pm - 8pm at the Early Settler's Hall: Join this light-hearted recreation of a musical evening that the Atalanta Ladies’ Cycling Club held in 1893
NOV 14, 2019 | 5pm - 6pm at the Oamaru Opera House: Come and join us on the Opera House steps for the Mayoral launch of the 2019 Victorian Heritage Celebrations. Proudly sponsored by Hope and Associates Legal
OCT 29 - OCT 30, 2019 | 12pm, 5pm at Oamaru Public Garden: Try some Tai Chi or Yoga Flow and improve your balance and strength!
OCT 24, 2019 | 5pm-7pm at Oamaru Opera House: A ceremony inducting the 11th Waitaki District Council, followed by the first council meeting of the new triennium.
OCT 19, 2019 | 11am -1pm at Oamaru Public Garden Playground: Meet council staff to find out all about the new water play feature council is planning. FREE BBQ too!
OCT 19, 2019 | 11am-1.30pm at Oamaru Racecourse: The most fun way to get active in Oamaru this spring, while raising money for a fantastic cause!
OCT 10, 2019 | from 6.30pm at Oamaru Public Gardens: Enjoy the Waitaki Youth Council’s outdoor screening of The Greatest Showman! With live performances – music, magic and acrobats, best-dressed competition and food trucks!
Oct 7 - 11, 2019 | 9am - 3pm daily at Waitaki Boys Auditorium: Put on a live show in just 5 days!
OCT 6, 2019 | 10am-1pm: Grab your bike, grab your clan – let’s go! Cycle the Alps 2 Ocean Cycle Trail from Weston to Oamaru, with fun stops along the way!
Oct 4-5, 2019 | 9am -5pm at Palmerston Sale Yards, State Highway 85, Palmerston Otago: Bring Farmers and Suppliers together!
OCT 3, 2019 | 10 am-8pm at Oamaru CBD: Come and enjoy Shoptober! Forty six businesses in Oamaru working together to bring you a fun shopping event.
SEPT 30 - OCT 3 2019 | 11am-3pm at St Paul's Church: A Waitaki Arts Festival Event. Spring School Holiday fun from the Forrester Gallery! Decorate your bike and helmet.
10am-1pm Saturday 28 September 2019 | Weston, Oamaru
7-10pm Friday 27 September 2019 | Oamaru Opera House | Ticket-$25
SEPT 23 2019 | 7pm-8pm at the Business Hive: An insightful workshop to help us understand anxiety and create calm.
SEPT 21, 2019 | 10am-2pm at Totara School: Good ol' School Gala with stalls, games, and fun galore!
SEPT 10 2019 | 7pm-9pm at the Brydone Hotel Oamaru: Hosted by Real Radio 104 - Meet the 2019 Waitaki Mayoral Candidates and have the chance to ask them questions on some pressing issues.
You won't be stuck for things to do over the Sept 28-Oct 13 school holidays. Check out our new guide for all the fun activities!