It doesn’t matter if you’re a backpacker passing through or a family gearing up for a weekend on the ski slopes, there’s plenty to keep you busy in Timaru District. Stay in touch – you’ll find there’s always more to uncover.

  • Barker's sauces
    Fresh and Local

    Outstanding local food producers, and tips on where to dine.

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  • People enjoying carnival
    Family Fun

    Family fun and things to do in the Timaru district.

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  • Art, Culture & Heritage

    Get ideas on what to explore in Timaru's art and cultural scene.

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  • Rangitata rafting
    Outdoor & Adventure

    Love the outdoors? Look no further. Timaru district's got plenty on offer from skiing to rafting to cycleways.

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  • Walk, swim, bike

    If you like the outdoors, we’ve got lots to keep you busy.

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  • Hand feeding deer

    Timaru is home to the world's smallest penguin - the little blue.

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  • Shopping

    Shop for local produce in and around the district.

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  • Totara

    Escape the crowds in Timaru District.

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