Welcome to Waitaki District Archive

Oamaru General Cemetery, Waitaki District Archive 6045

The Archive was created and launched in 1987 to recognise a need to protect the valuable documentary material and records of Waitaki District. The Archive has grown over the years and now collects important records about the community of Waitaki District.

Mrs Campbell and Mr Hamill (groom) at Campbell Park, Waitaki District Archive 1053

The Archive has amazing collections of individual photographs and photograph albums showing people, places and things around Waitaki from the early days to the present. Our photographic collections are currently available for viewing at the archive, we are working to make them available online in the future.

Location details and some information about cemeteries in Waitaki District can be found in the map below.
Please provide feedback about the Cemeteries map to archvie@waitaki.govt.nz