Discover a unique part of New Zealand from your base in Timaru District, on the east coast of the central South Island.
Timaru activities and attractions - the best things to do in the Timaru District.
Find your style of accommodation here.
The official Timaru District event calendar and portal for event managers.
Take your pick from the best places to eat in Timaru District.
Get out and make the most of Timaru District with these whānau friendly activities.
Caroline Bay is Timaru's inner city beach reserve, and home to cute little penguin/kororā.
Find out where to find the world’s smallest penguin. Timaru’s local wildlife.
Rated as one of New Zealand's best preservation railways, but there's loads more to this attraction than that.
Take a coastal walk and keep an eye out for hectors dolphins, whales and our little penguins.
Some of the best activities in the Timaru District are FREE
In Timaru, we’ve got the sea, rivers and pools galore.
Come and meet these friendly animals.
Trek on horseback through some of South Canterbury's most beautiful landscapes
Memorable and fun! Free family activities in Timaru
An outstanding cultural experience; interactive, interesting, a must-do.
Timaru has more than 40 kids’ parks throughout the district.