Caroline Bay Beach, Timaru

4.3
#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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  • We stopped here for a rugged winter walk a few months ago. The Domain was looking lush and green; the weather was wild and tempestuous. Bracing.  more »
  • Despite some fairly ordinary weather we made our way down to Marine Pde to watch the Little Blue Penguins come ashore at sunset. Around 10 penguins arrived a little time after and oh my goodness they ...  more »
  • Thought this would be a nice place to stop and have lunch on our trip from previous reviews. Considering it was school holidays, there was hardly anything open or operating, especially the cafe. The a...  more »
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