Waitaki is a largely farmland district that straddles the border between North Otago and South Canterbury. Oamaru is the largest town in the Waitaki District - a beautiful area dominated by the Waitaki River and the Waitaki Valley. more
The Waitaki Valley is an unspoilt, untouched paradise, offering a wide range of activities including walking, camping, boating, skiing, and exploring the fossil trail and other limestone wonders.
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Mobile-friendly - Glenavy's Waitaki River Motor Camp is conveniently located on the State Highway 1 tourist route between Timaru and Oamaru. Awesome upgraded facilities, affordable cabins & caravans, 36 powered / unpowered sites, plus low-cost parking [conditions apply] Explore Canterbury and Otago, make Glenavy your base. Free Wi-Fi, Qualmark 4-star campground, excellent reviews. Trip Advisor 2016 and 2018 Certificate of Excellence.
"Our Adventures In New Zealand" by Tom S. Doerr, is a short story about an american couple's time in New Zealand. It is a heart-warming read, and will give you a feel for what Kurow, Hakataramea, and the people of the Waitaki region are like.
Our slice of paradise is in a rural location 20km north of Oamaru. Great fishing river, and beach nearby, cabins sleeping 1-7, 40+ sheltered powered-sites and tent-sites, BBQ and play areas, fully equipped kitchens, free hot showers, family, pet and budget friendly.
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