Are you a keen history buff? Don’t miss the Ōwaka Museum. Located in the charming town of Owaka, this museum offers a glimpse into the rich heritage of the area. From Māori artefacts to early European settlement displays, the exhibits  showcase the region’s diverse and colourful past. Visitors can explore interactive exhibits, view rare photographs and documents, and learn about the natural history of the area. Also known as “Wahi Kahuika: The Meeting Place – A Rest on Your Journey”, ensure you include the Ōwaka Museum on the list for your next Catlins adventure.

Learn more about the Clutha District's heritage and culture here.

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