Geopark Touring APP
Download the FREE Waitaki Whitestone Geopark app to explore a land of geological marvels! This app is designed to direct you to the highlights of our geopark. Follow the map on each tour or just leave the tour open and let it announce when you're near a highlight of interest.
Victorian Precinct Walking Tour: Take a stroll through history on this walking tour through the historic precinct of Ōamaru. You're going to see 1884 Ōamaru through the eyes of Alexander McMaster (an early European settler in North Otago)
Geo-Highlights (Waitaki Valley): This driving tour will take you through some of the Geo-Highlights of the Waitaki Valley, mostly along SH83.
Waitaki Coast Tour: This tour winds its way along the Waitaki coast by way of SH1.
Geo-Vistas: This driving tour will take you through the most beautiful and picturesque spots in the Geopark. Perfect for photographers and bloggers.
Rural Route to Duntroon: This driving tour will take you from Ōamaru to Duntroon. We are not taking the usual route via SH83, but will explore the rural roads of North Otago and will learn about the geological and social stories along the way.
Lisa Heinz introduced the Waitaki Whitestone Geopark App on Real Radio 104 when it was launched in 2019. Missed it? No problem, you can listen to it here.