connecting the community to sustainable living

Transition Oamaru





You have reached the site for Transition Oamaru & Waitaki District, a not for profit project run by the Natural Heritage Society Inc.

Transition Oamaru & Waitaki is part of a global network of over 500 towns following the Transition Town Movement, with a common aim to promote resilience within our communities, in response to the economic and environmental issues that we face.

Our popular Sustainable Skills Summer School is in its 8th year, and is about to start on January 20th 2018. Take a look at over 40 wonderful courses on offer! Plus an opportunity to see an award winning documentary, There Once Was An Island by Briar March. Courses book quickly so make sure to ring the tutors to secure your place.

Programmes are stocked at Waitaki District Library & iSite Oamaru, and also various retail outlets including The Bindery, Realfoods, Tees St Cafe, Brydone Wholefoods, Adventure Books, Bliss Yoga & Harbour St Bakery.

If you would like the school brochure emailed to you, register your details on this home page. Or you can view the brochure online by clicking the button below. Once the brochure is open, select the full screen option to ensure you can read the copy on your computer (bottom right of brochure).








transition oamaru & waitaki district

Sustainable Skills Summer School 2018