Caroline Bay Beach, Timaru

4.2
#1 of 7 in Beaches in Canterbury Region
Amble along Caroline Bay Beach, where a boardwalk cuts across the dunes to keep the sand out of your shoes, or take a dip in the calm, sheltered waters. Look for the park behind the beach, featuring sculptures and a bubbling fountain. A playground and skate park will keep the children entertained, and visitors of all ages may enjoy a round of mini golf. If you work up an appetite, you can find a bite to eat at one of many nearby cafes and restaurants. See Caroline Bay Beach and all Timaru has to offer by arranging your trip with our Timaru tour planner .
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  • Really nice spot, cool board walk and lookout point. Love coming here to spot the penguins followed by a stroll through the rose garden  more »
  • Very clean lovely views and nice to stroll through the area, great restaurants close by and amenities  more »
  • Caroline Bay offers a beautiful sandy beach which is shallow and very safe for all ages. Great for paddle boarding and swimming in general very sheltered areas to sit by the large rocks and watch the ...  more »

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