Explore our Collection The collection includes photographs, artworks, architectural drawings, natural history specimens, social history items and more.
Together they convey some of the history and culture of the Waitaki District. Search our collection or browse using the links above. These items are from the Forrester Gallery, North Otago Museum and Waitaki District Archive, and we are all part of Culture Waitaki. Culture Waitaki is the collaborative group of the Forrester Gallery, North Otago Museum, Waitaki District Libraries, Waitaki District Archive and Oamaru Opera House. We are each units of the Waitaki District Council. The development of our online collection is an ongoing process; new images and records are added often. In some cases, records have yet to be verified by staff, and there could be mistakes or omissions in the information provided.