See & Do
Explore the Timaru District
The Timaru District
The Timaru District includes Timaru, Geraldine and Pleasant Point.
There are a great range of activities for everyone. Ask us for local tips and suggestions, or visit the offical Timaru website here: www.vttourism.co.nz.
Walking & Hiking
Take a coastal walk and look for hectors dolphins, whales and little penguins.
Art & Culture
Visit the Te Ana Māori Rock Art, or the Aigantighe art gallery and sculpture garden.
Just a 1-hour drive for bush walks, waterfalls, horse trekking, amazing scenery and great food.
Caroline Bay is ideal for swimming or just taking a stroll in the sea air.
Enjoy a great range of shopping options, from boutique to big-name stores.
Enjoy coastal tracks, or Centennial Park, including MTB tracks and a BMX skills park.
Dine & Drink
Timaru is home to a strong community of world-class producers, from craft beer to seafood and more.
Swim and play at C-Bay, an indoor swimming pool. Explore Caroline Bay with playgrounds and more!
A 1-hour drive, Geraldine is famous for Barkers products and Talbot Forest cheese.