Waitaki Community Gardens

Come and wander through the Waitaki Community Gardens and visit our education hub where we inspire sustainable communities.

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The Waitaki Community Gardens is a great place to come and unwind, enjoy a picnic, and catch a slice of tranquility on the edge of town. Our walking track links in with the Oamaru Public Gardens and Fenwick Park.

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Join our working bees Wednesday 1-3pm and learn new skills, enjoy a good chat, and take home some fresh veggies.

We work across the community--teaching kids in 12 schools how to grow and cook their own food, facilitating weekend workshops and short courses for adults, and hosting community events. For a full calendar of events, visit our website.


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Physical address

Waitaki Community Gardens, Chelmer Street opposite Resource Recovery Park, Oamaru, Waitaki, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
The grounds are open 24/7
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
120km to Dunedin airport
Proximity to coach terminal:
2km to Oamaru bus terminal
Proximity to town:
in the heart of Oamaru

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