Get involved

How can you support our Project?

There are a number of ways you can be involved with this significant project. If you would like our newsletter and invitations to events sent directly to you, register your contact details here: survey monkey website.

How have others supported our project?

We have been fortunate that a number of organisations and individuals have given us letters of support when we've been preparing funding applications.

North Otago Art Society​​​
North Otago Primary Principals Association
​Oamaru Whitestone Civic Trust
Otago Museum (Director - Ian Griffin)
Te Rūnanga O Moeraki
​Waitaki District Youth Council
​Waitaki Multicultural Council


We thank all of our funders for their support to date. We will be talking with funders over the next few months about the best way forward now that the project is evolving. ​

Fund/Event Amount
Waitaki District Council$1.9 million
Lottery Grants Board - Significant Projects Fund$1.06 million
Otago Community Trust (deferred in 2018)$600,000
Stout Trust$65,000
J W Christie Trust  (deferred in 2018)$60,000
Alexander McMillan Trust  (deferred in 2018)​$50,000
Long Lunch Community Fundraiser$14,000
Unique Stories Film Night and Art Auction$6,500
Anonymous Donation$1,000

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