Wildlife

Timaru isn’t well known for its abundant wildlife, but it could be. We’re home to the world’s smallest penguin. And you don’t have to travel too far to find an impressive variety of wild country game from wild pigs to majestic tahr.

  • Bird watching at Washdyke lagoon

    The lagoon is utilised for bird watching, walking, fishing, photography, sunrises watching, whitebaiting and fishing.

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