Caroline Bay Beach, Timaru

4.2
#1 of 6 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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  • For this small size town Timaru, this Caroline beach water front and walkway blends beautifully with adjacent busy port at one side as well as busy State Highway 1 at the distance behind the park. Nic...  more »
  • If you want to have a nice walk or take the kids to the park, then this is the place. There is a cute little train for the kids near the ice cream shop and a great beach for young families.  more »
  • This beach is sheltered, with super soft white-ish sand. There's a nice boardwalk and lots to do for the kids, big and small. There's even a small Little Blue Penguin colony (go after dark, best viewp...  more »

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