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29.10.23 - PARKSIDE QUARRIES BUS TOUR: THE HOME OF 'OAMARU STONE'

This event is part of the Geopark Festival 2023.


Our family history of farming & quarrying in North Otago spans six generations. Ōamaru stone, Parkside Quarry, Parkside Limeworks and Parkside Farm are the result of their hard work & vision. Ōamaru stone architectural limestone is responsibly sourced from high quality abundanlty occurring natural limestone deposits in our family owned quarry. Our Ōamaru Limestone has quality, purty and versatility from cladding and walls, to bespoke interior decor, landscraping products sculpture & artwork. Unique designs custom limestone work can be custom cut carved shaped engraved and drill to create bespoke designs. Our 5-axis CNC machine (ZEDA) is the largest stone fabricating tool in New Zealand. It is incredibly precise even for the most complex design details. The Tour is a special experience and in the huge quarry pits you get a sense of drama from being surrounded by Limestone. Suitable for school age + yrs.

When? Sunday 29 October 2023, 11am - 1pm and 2 - 4pm

Where? Bus departs Ōamaru from the Scott’s Brewery carpark

Cost: School age $5.00 & Adults $25.00 per person

Booking required. To book email: judy@oamarustone.co.nz

Contact: Judy Mitchell-Oats 027 668 8032

Website: www.oamarustone.co.nz

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