Parks for kids

Timaru has more than 40 kids’ parks located throughout Timaru, Temuka, Geraldine and Pleasant Point.

Kids’ parks: where to find them

BMX tracks

  • Pleasant Point
  • Centennial Park, Timaru.


  • Geraldine, Kennedy Park
  • Temuka, Temuka Domain
  • Timaru, Caroline Bay
  • Timaru, Top Town Park.

Visit The Shearer’s Quarters for family fun

Just north of Timaru, in the tiny hamlet of Seadown, you’ll find a rustic farm, kids’ playground and mini golf course called The Shearer’s Quarters. Great for families,

The Shearer’s Quarters has a café and giftshop.

Visit The Shearer's Quarter's for details on how to get there

Visit the Farmyard Holiday Park for an adventure with the kids getting up close and personal with fluffy animals including rabbits, sheep, goats,  alpacas, chickens, ducks, Jakey the wallaby, and Max and Millie, the gorgeous kuni-kuni pigs. Mini Golf, BMX rides and much more!