Discover a unique part of New Zealand from your base in Timaru, on the east coast of the central South Island.
There’s a lot of great things to do in Timaru District. Find out more.
Find your style of accommodation here.
Timaru hosts a range of events throughout the year. Find out more.
Great places to eat and drink in Timaru. Find out where to go.
Don’t forget your togs! Tips and practical advice for your trip to one of New Zealand’s most stunning regions.
Want to know what's good in town? It's always good to ask a local.
We have several great Canterbury wineries near Timaru – Opihi Vineyard and Point Bush Estates are just two. We recommend them both.
Caroline Bay is one of Timaru’s best-loved park and beach areas by visitors and locals alike.
If you're spending time in our district, here's a list of awesome things to do.