Easy to reach, uncrowded and set in a stunning natural environment, South Canterbury offers holiday makers, business people, international students and new residents a warm welcome, a great lifestyle and the promise of a bright future.
Majestic mountains, sweeping plains, rolling hills, braided rivers and unspoilt coastlines make the natural environment of South Canterbury popular for holidays, recreation and events of all types. Whether you are looking for a memorable family holiday, romantic escape or team building weekend, we warmly welcome you to come and experience the beauty of South Canterbury.
Our friendly Visitor Centre teams in Timaru and Geraldine provide information and bookings for South Canterbury accommodation, activities and attractions, events, shopping, transport and more.
Opening Hours (Timaru & Geraldine)
Monday - Friday 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday - Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Public Holidays 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Four Peaks Plaza, Cnr of Talbot & Cox Sts Geraldine