OCULA Wanaka

Welcome to OCULA Wanaka

Nestled in the heart of Wanaka, surrounded by beautiful mountains and the serene Lake Wanaka, OCULA is the go-to for eyecare excellence.

The picturesque town serves as a perfect backdrop to the state-of-the-art facilities and experienced professionals who make us a premier destination. Catering to locals and visitors, we provide comprehensive eye exams, contact lens consultations, therapeutic eye check-ups and emergency appointments. Besides our clinical offering, we also have a beautiful collection of hand-crafted, boutique frames sourced from eyewear designers all over the world. Our Eyewear Consultants provide expert styling to guarantee you choose the perfect frame for your eyewear wardrobe. 


Already booked an appointment?

  1. Be sure to bring your current pair of glasses with you or your current contact lenses.

  2. Parking: Parking can be found on Helwick Street or surrounding roads to the practice. Please allow for more than 1 hour, and be aware our parking warden is very good at their job!

  3. Upon arrival, check in at one of the reception desks downstairs. You will be ushered upstairs where you’ll relax in our waiting room until your optometrist greets you.

What to complete?

Thank you for choosing OCULA! As a practice that prioritises your eyecare, we want to ensure your visit runs smoothly from start to finish. Please complete our welcome form at least a day prior to your appointment. It will take approximately 5 - 7 minutes

Form to complete

For your time with us, please allow 1.5 hours. While this may likely be less, allowing for this time will ensure our team dedicates all the time and care your eyes deserve. 


New to OCULA?

Our heritage store and headquarters is located in one of the most picturesque towns in New Zealand - Wanaka. Home to our founders, Danielle and Johnny Winstone and their young family. OCULA started its journey on Ardmore Street and is now located on Helwick Street 'home'. By offering a great selection of optical frames and sunglasses, plus technologically advanced equipment, our team of optometrists and eyewear specialists will find the right eyecare solution for you.

Opening Hours


9.00am – 5.00pm


9.00am – 5.00pm


9.00am – 5.00pm


9.00am – 5.00pm


9.00am – 5.00pm


9.00am – 4.00pm