Our stories

Join us as we share the stories about what makes the Timaru District such a great place to live and visit. We’ll bring you stories about our people, our history and the must visit places. The insider’s guide on all that is epic about our beautiful part of the world.

  • Phar Lap statue
    Birthplace of mighty Phar Lap

    You can visit the life sized bronze statue, see the stables where he was housed, and watch a short film about one of our most famous exports.

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    • Family friendly,Accessible,Pet friendly
    Kristy outside Zest
    Dog friendly District

    We have some fantastic tracks for walking your four legged friend, and if you time it right even a date night with your dogs!

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  • Flax rose
    The story of the harakeke rose

    The community comes together to create a unique gift for our cruise passengers.

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  • Owen Jackson
    Caroline Bay the "jewel in the crown"

    Caroline Bay, the Scenic and summer holidays in Geraldine.

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