Waimate

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Character, Charm & Convenience!

Waimate

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This character filled double brick bungalow has all the ingredients to create a great family home. Large open bedrooms, open planned living with log burner on wetback for warmth. Convenient covered outdoor living for outdoor entertaining and an oversized garage/workshop to hide away in.

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Locality Guide - Waimate

Location Description

Waimate has a population of just under 3,000 in the town itself, and is the centre of the South. It is ideally located halfway between Christchurch and Dunedin and Queenstown. A popular tourist route from Christchurch to Queenstown, Waimate offers an ideal stopover for travellers to enjoy the peacefulness and serenity of rural New Zealand.

The charming town has the majority of original buildings of mainly Edwardian Style lining the wide main street. Visitors enjoy a variet of native bush walks located close to the town. The most popular walk, the Waimate walkway to the whitehorse monument.

Mountain biking has proven extremely popular folowing the release of a brochure promoting 5 trails around Waihaorunga / Hakataramea area.

The outdoors person is catered for with a range of activities from fishing, boating, yachting, bird watching and hunting. The mighty Waitaki river draws fishing enthusiasts from all over the world to the annual salmon fishing contest.

Golf lovers are well catered for with a range of high class courses within an hour and half away. A unique draw card to Waimate is the red necked or brush wallaby that live in prolific numbers in the Hunter hills.

Waimate also offers an extensive choice of elite gardens, craft shops and art galleries along with a knitwear factory where reasonably priced knitwear may be purchased.

A range of accomodation is available including motels, farm stays, bed & breakfasts, backpacker and hoilday parks. Waimate is ideally suited for family gatherings and small conferences.

Visitors Centre

Waimate Visitors Centre
75 Queen Street
Waimate
03 689 7771

Attractions

Waimate is filled with many attractions including the White Horse on the hill, the famous Strawberry Trail and the extensive fishing and hunting areas around the region. For More details on these attractions and much more, please see our visitors centre for details.

  • For attractions outside of Waimate try:
    North Otago Aero Club Inc.
    PO Box 144
    Hilderthorpe
    Ph.(03) 431 3891

  • Arabian Springs Equestrain Centre
    Davisons Rd
    RD13
    Timaru
    Ph.(03) 614 3922

Community

Waimate Care and Recreation Centre
Hillary Street
Waimate
03 689 7088

Pre-Schools

  • Waimate Child Care
    21 Innes Street
    Waimate
    03 689 7336

  • Waimate Free Kindergarten
    John Street
    Waimate
    03 689 8961

  • Waimate Mobile Kindergarten
    John Street
    Waimate
    03 689 8961

Primary Schools

  • St Patricks Primary School
    Cameron Street
    Waimate
    Ph.(03) 689 8584

  • Waihao Downs School
    State Highway 82 Waihao Downs
    RD7
    Waimate
    Ph.(03) 689 2734

  • Waimate Centennial School
    5 Hughes Street
    Waimate
    Ph.(03) 689 8295

  • Waimate Main School
    John Street
    Waimate
    Ph.(03) 689 8887

  • Morven School
    Waimate RD10
    Morven
    Ph.(03) 689 4717

  • Waituna Creek School
    Waituna School Rd
    Waimate
    Ph.(03) 689 7438

Secondary Schools

Waimate High School
Paul Street
Waimate
Ph.(03) 689 8920

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