Omakau Tourism

Omakau is a settlement in Central Otago, New Zealand, located between Alexandra and Ranfurly on the northwest bank of the Manuherikia River. The smaller settlement of Ophir, New Zealand is located on the opposite bank, three kilometres to the southeast. Omakau grew when the Otago Central Railway was opened in 1904. Today Omakau has a population of about 250, and is a stopover on both State Highway 85 and the Otago Rail Trail. Omakau is the site of many historic buildings, including the local hotel built in 1898 and the Catholic Church. Omakau also hosts the Central Otago A&P Show at the local domain, which attracts people from all over the country in February.

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Find the best activities, restaurants and things to do in Omakau, New Zealand. Explore Omakau travel guide before you plan your trip here. This city is located in the close proximity of a major city Dunedin, New Zealand. Attractions in Dunedin include Larnach Castle And Gardens, Otago Peninsula, Dunedin Railway Station. Also, to reach Omakau, you'll have to take a flight to Dunedin; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Tour packages of Omakau are of 1 to 2 days duration.

  • Know the pollution level of Omakau before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 50 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 50 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 50 (Moderate)
    • Pollution Index 43.1 (Moderate)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Omakau

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.32 USD
    • International Movie per seat 8.93 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 31.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 94.06 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 76.53 USD

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