Marilyn Wreakes (née Vette) will talk about researching her fascinating family history, from Denmark to Bunnythorpe.
"Excellent assistance, I found exactly what I wanted. Many thanks."
-Stephen (Archive visitor book)
Hauora (2020) is a series of prints, which use images of birds in a contemporary Māori artistic style to explore diabetes and obesity among Māori.
Peter is a graduate from the Canterbury University School of Fine Arts and has a Master of Fine Arts from RMIT University, Melbourne. He has been a secondary school teacher in Nelson, a College of
"Extremely well put together exhibit and beautiful building"
- Elaine, NZ (Forrester visitor book)
Work is underway at Waitaki Museum on refitting the permanent exhibition area. The Museum has over 30,000 items in its care. Each item has its own story.
"A wonderful selection of inspiring art!"
- Carol, UK (Forrester visitor book)
Explore our Collection The collection includes photographs, artworks, architectural drawings, natural history specimens, social history items and more.
The recent pandemic lockdown has been a challenging event for all of us.
There is more to our world than meets the modern eye.
Instantly captivates and keeps you hooked
Perfect for fans of Renee Ahdieh and Holly Black
Her current read is ‘Spin the Dawn’ by Elizabeth Lim
"There are many moments in the day when I wish time could stand still and I could take the girls out of school and just hang out, with daily visits to the library"
Jan (email comment)
Epitaph is a series of biographical sketches produced by the North Otago Museum and Archive to commemorate local identities.