Timaru is the largest city in South Canterbury and is a seaside city and major port town. The rolling green hills on which Timaru is built where formed from the lava flows of the extict volcano of Mt Horrible. Timaru's attractions include the Timaru Botanic Gardens, Caroline Bay (which sports a safe beach for swimming), the South Canterbury Museum and Aigantighe Art Galley - one of New Zealand's largest art museums. more
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The Aigantighe Art Museum (pronounced 'egg and tie') in Timaru, New Zealand is renowned internationally for its collection and innovative exhibition and education programmes. Aigantighe holds New Zealand, Pacific, Asian and European art works from the sixteenth century to the present day. Its British Victorian painting collection is of great significance.
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Baywatch Motor Lodge have some units that offer awesome views overlooking the lovely Caroline Bay, Pacific Ocean, Benvenue Cliffs and Port of Timaru. Wake up to stunning sunrises in the morning with coffee on the terrace. Easy walking to CBD and restaurants. Our Timaru accommodation is directly opposite a wine bar and conference room.
Caroline Bay is the most widely known of all the parks in the Timaru District. The beach is sheltered by the harbour breakwater and is the only sandy beach between Oamaru and Banks Peninsula. March 2014 saw Caroline Bay beach being voted the most popular beach in the South Island.
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Mobile-friendly - Situated in the central South Island of New Zealand, Kia Ora Campers offer self-drive, fully-equipped two, four and six-berth motorhomes. Ideal base for exploring the stunning South Island high country lakes, and Mount Cook region. All campervans have hot and cold pressurized water, heater, gas cooker, microwave, fridge, toilet, shower, pillows and towels. Bedding available on request.
Mobile-friendly - Parklands Motor Lodge in Timaru offers a range of modern, fully self-contained apartments in a park-like setting, superbly situated close to the city centre and civic amenities. Short stroll to restaurants, shopping and transport. Free WiFi access available. All units have appealing views. Friendly hosts keen to make your stay a pleasant one.
Mobile-friendly - The Grosvenor has a penchant for authentic and unique design. Although we have been called a boutique hotel and a hip hotel, we’re not sure what that really means. We’re a little modern, and a little bohemian. Our rooms are pet-friendly (which basically means dog-friendly), so we encourage you to bring the whole family.
One of the oldest Botanic Gardens, Timaru will surprise you with the depth and excellence of its collections as diverse as Australian plants, conifers and rose species. A border containing the native plants of the Canterbury region is of special note. Endangered plants from around the world can be seen in part of the conservatory complex.
Mobile-friendly - Enjoy the relaxed and friendly atmosphere of our spacious parkland within the heart of Timaru in South Canterbury. The holiday park is close to shops and the famous Caroline Bay. Offering park motels, self-catering units, en suite units, cabins, tent and campervan sites. Three wheelchair accessible units. Children's playground and jumping pillow. Spacious, sheltered, quiet and safe.
Mobile-friendly - The South Canterbury Museum contains valuable collections of objects and information covering the natural and human history of South Canterbury. Permanent displays and a temporary exhibition programme provide fascinating glimpses into our region's past.
Based in Timaru, with additional Campuses in Christchurch, Ashburton, Oamaru and Dunedin. We offer a range of Certificate and Diploma programmes covering Agriculture, Arts & Design, Beauty & Hairdressing, Business & Tourism, Health & Education, Hospitality, Information Technology, Media, Outdoor Education Sport & Fitness and Trades.
Welcome to Timaru's largest restaurant Serving all your favourite Chinese dishes prepared by our experienced chefs from China Choose from the a la carte menu or our international buffet with over dishes including salads entrees...
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Philippians: How to Have Joy
This 10-week inductive Bible study of Paul’s letter to the Philippian church will focus on spiritual truths intended to bring believers joy and peace in their daily walk with Christ. Philippians is a beautiful and ...
Where: Firm Foundation, Timaru, South Canterbury
Address: 11 Rocky Hundreds Rd, Timaru, South Canterbury
From: 7:30pm on Wednesday 25th July 2018
To: 9:00pm on Wednesday 26th September 2018
New Zealand International Film Festival (NZIFF)
The New Zealand International Film Festival (NZIFF) is a celebration of film on the finest screens in New Zealand. The event is the cultural highlight of winter in 13 towns and cities around the country, making a ...
Where: Movie Max 5, Timaru, South Canterbury
Address: 25 Canon St, Timaru, South Canterbury
From: 10:00am on Thursday 16th August 2018
To: 11:00pm on Sunday 26th August 2018
Meditation and Buddhism Timaru Weekly Classes
This event is a weekly drop in class. The teaching and guided meditations are recordings from Buddhist Nun, Kelsang Luma’s, weekly classes at Kalpa Bhadra Buddhist Centre in Christchurch. Each class consists of a ...
Where: MindfulMe, Timaru, South Canterbury
Address: 56 Bank Street, Timaru, South Canterbury
From: 7:15pm on Thursday 1st February 2018
To: 8:45pm on Thursday 11th October 2018
Sarah Rutherford Exhibition
Please note all paintings will be framed - pictures taken before framing.
Where: York Street Gallery of Fine Art, Timaru, South Canterbury
Address: 21 York St, Timaru, South Canterbury
From: 11:00am on Friday 27th July 2018
To: 3:00pm on Thursday 6th September 2018
Voices From the Front
"Voices From the Front" by Amanda Stone. "Voices From The Front" is a poignant and stirring story - an inspiring production based on actual letters sent home from the front, memoirs of Kiwi Gallipoli veterans and ...
Where: The Playhouse Drama League Inc, Timaru, South Canterbury
Address: 198 Church St, Timaru, South Canterbury
From: 7:30pm on Friday 17th August 2018
To: 9:30pm on Friday 24th August 2018
Alexander Sparrow is Trigger Happy: CANCELLED
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Where: The Sail Bar & Cafe, Timaru, South Canterbury
Address: 51 Sophia Street, Timaru, South Canterbury
From: 7:30pm on Monday 20th August 2018
To: 8:30pm on Monday 20th August 2018
CBS Coop Launch
Timaru Builders and associated Trades. Are you getting the best deal on Building Supplies? If you would like to know more about New Zealand's only Cooperative for the Building Sector, come along Tuesday 21st August ...
Where: BNZ Partners Centre, Timaru, South Canterbury
Address: 247 Stafford St, Timaru, South Canterbury
From: 4:00pm on Tuesday 21st August 2018
To: 5:30pm on Tuesday 21st August 2018
Things That Matter: Talks On the Big Issues of Life
“Things that Matter” is a series of five interactive talks presented by local Christian leaders in Timaru. The talks address important issues that, from a Christian perspective, are greatly relevant to every member ...
Where: St Mary’s Anglican Church, Timaru, South Canterbury
Address: Church Street, Timaru, South Canterbury
From: 7:00pm on Friday 20th July 2018
To: 8:30pm on Friday 24th August 2018
The Soul Agency
An night of music with The Soul Agency. A mix of Funk - Soul - Rock 'n' Roll. Come and party the night away with us.
Where: Bullock Restaurant & Bar, Timaru, South Canterbury
Address: 109 Sophia St, Timaru, South Canterbury
From: 9:30pm on Saturday 25th August 2018
To: 11:59pm on Saturday 25th August 2018
Timaru Film Society: Les Cowboys
Inspired by John Ford’s The Searchers, screenwriter Thomas Bidegain (A Prophet) debuts as director with this twisty and provocative thriller about a father looking for his daughter, who has run away with a jihadist.
Where: Movie Max 5, Timaru, South Canterbury
Address: 25 Canon St, Timaru, South Canterbury
From: 7:00pm on Tuesday 28th August 2018
To: 9:00pm on Tuesday 28th August 2018