Entrance designed to entice visitors

With a specially designed paved area from Thames Street, the proposed entrance to the new cultural facility has been designed to capture the imagination of the public and lead them into the new facility that will showcase Waitaki’s heritage and artefacts. Architect John McKenzie has created the concept drawings showing Continue Reading

$600,000 for Waitaki Cultural Facility

$600,000 for Waitaki Cultural FacilityThe Otago Community Trust is pleased to announce that Trustees approved a $600,000 donation last week to support the Waitaki District Council with the development of the new Waitaki Cultural Facility. The multimillion-dollar project for the new cultural facility in Oamaru will see the amalgamation of Continue Reading

‘Man of Action’ appointed Chief Executive’Man of Action’ appointed Chief Executive

Following a four month process searching for a new Chief Executive Officer for the Waitaki District Council, a decision was made today to formally appoint the successful candidate to the role.  From an initial pool of 72 applicants, Mayor Gary Kircher has announced that Councillors have unanimously endorsed the appointment Continue Reading