Life in Timaru - Earn great money and enjoy the relaxed community based town!

Timaru, is located in the Central South Island of New Zealand and offers a picturesque and peaceful lifestyle. With its stunning beaches, beautiful parks, and welcoming community, Timaru is a perfect place to call home. The city boasts a relaxed pace of life, where you can enjoy a balance between work and leisure. Timaru offers excellent schools, modern amenities, and a variety of recreational activities, including hiking, biking, and water sports. With its friendly locals, safe environment, and natural beauty, Timaru is an ideal place to settle down and enjoy the best of what New Zealand has to offer. Come and experience the charm of Timaru!

Timaru is the central hub to all your South Island adventures!

Being located right in the heart of the South Island means you are only a short car journey away from some of New Zealand’s most sought after destinations. Here are the travel times from Timaru to our most popular attractions.

  • Mt Cook

    2hrs 30mins

  • Oamaru


  • Queenstown


  • Mt Hutt Ski Field

    1hrs 50mins

  • Lake Tekapo

    1hrs 20mins

  • West Coast

    4hrs 30mins

  • Geraldine


  • Christchurch


  • Wanaka

    3hrs 30mins

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