Field Trip Packages

Explore the unique Waitaki region via a themed trip guided by Craig or take the opportunity to discover the many wonders of the area under your own steam.

Biology

A field trip to Anatini to discover the fossilised remains of a Baleen Whale, thereafter to Oamaru to view the Blue Penguin colony as well as the largest colony of Otago Shags.

https://waitakinz.com/anatini/
https://www.penguins.co.nz/
https://waitakinz.com/nature-wildlife/

Geography and Geology

Expand your knowledge with a fascinating trip to “Earthquakes”, Elephant Rocks and the Moeraki Boulders

https://waitakinz.com/?s=earthquakes
https://waitakinz.com/elephant-rocks/
https://waitakinz.com/?s=moeraki+boulders
https://www.moerakiboulders.com/

Art and Drama

Visit Oamaru galleries and Takiroa Rock art before taking in a performance at Oamaru’s Theatre (availability allowing)

https://nzhistory.govt.nz/media/photo/takiroa-rock-art-shelter
https://www.victorianoamaru.co.nz/galleries
http://oamaruoperahouse.co.nz/

Sport

Cycling – bring your own bikes or borrow some of ours. Let us drop you off and you can cycle back, or we can collect you from a long day out in the saddle Skiing – visit Ohau Snow Fields for a fun-filled day

https://www.alps2ocean.com/
https://www.ohau.co.nz/

Bespoke Trip

Your choice of a mixture of any of the above and much more!

https://waitakinz.com/
https://waitakinz.com/pure-adventure/