Timaru is a small city on the South Island of , on the east coast at Caroline Bay. It is a seaport and the second largest city in the region, located about halfway between Christchurch and Dunedin.
Photo: Thomei08, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

is a museum located in Timaru, New Zealand and owned by the Timaru District Council.

Recreation area
, originally called Fraser Park, is a sports stadium in Timaru, New Zealand.

St Mary's Church in Timaru, New Zealand, is one of the city's defining landmarks. Photo: jokertrekker, CC BY 3.0.

is a brackish shallow coastal lagoon approximately 1 kilometre north of Timaru, South , . Photo: Heather Rainbow, CC0.

Localities in the Area

is a suburb of Timaru, in the South Canterbury district and region of New Zealand's .

is a suburb of Timaru, in the South Canterbury district and region of New Zealand's .

is an industrial suburb in the north of Timaru, in south , New Zealand. is situated 4 km north of Timaru.


-44.393° or 44° 23' 34.9" south
171.251° or 171° 15' 3.5" east
IATA airport code
14 metres (46 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 410464091
Geo­Names ID
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  • Afrikaans: Timaru
  • Albanian: Timaru
  • Arabic: تيمارو
  • Aragonese: Timaru
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  • Basque: Timaru
  • Bavarian: Timaru
  • Belarusian: Тымару
  • Bengali: টিমারু
  • Bosnian: Timaru
  • Catalan: Timaru
  • Cebuano: Timaru
  • Chinese: 提瑪魯
  • Chinese: 提馬魯
  • Chinese: 提马鲁
  • Chinese: 蒂馬魯
  • Croatian: Timaru
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  • Danish: Timaru
  • Dutch: Timaru
  • Esperanto: Timaru
  • Estonian: Timaru
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  • French: District de Timaru
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  • Galician: Timaru
  • Georgian: ტიმარუ
  • German: Timaru
  • German: Timaru-Distrikt
  • Greek: Τιμαρού
  • Gujarati: તિમારુ
  • Hebrew: טימרו
  • Hindi: तिमुरु
  • Hungarian: Timaru
  • Icelandic: Timaru
  • Indonesian: Timaru
  • Irish: Timaru
  • Italian: Distretto di Timaru
  • Italian: Timaru
  • Japanese: ティマル
  • Japanese: ティマルー
  • Kannada: ಟಿಮಾರು
  • Korean: 팀아루
  • Latvian: Timaru
  • Lithuanian: Timaru
  • Low German: Timaru
  • Lower Sorbian: Timaru
  • Luxembourgish: Timaru
  • Malay: Timaru, New Zealand
  • Maori: Te Tihi-o-Maru
  • Maori: Timaru
  • Marathi: तिमुरु
  • Minangkabau: Timaru
  • Northern Frisian: Timaru
  • Norwegian: Timaru
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Timaru
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  • Persian: تیمارو
  • Polish: Timaru
  • Portuguese: Timaru
  • Romanian: Timaru
  • Romansh: Timaru
  • Russian: Тимару
  • Scots: Timaru
  • Scottish Gaelic: Timaru, Sealainn Nuadh
  • Scottish Gaelic: Timaru
  • Serbo-Croatian: Timaru
  • Sinhala: ටිමාරු
  • Slovak: Timaru
  • Slovenian: Timaru, Nova Zelandija
  • Spanish: Timaru
  • Swedish: Timaru
  • Swiss German: Timaru
  • Tamil: டிமாறு
  • Telugu: తిమారు
  • Thai: ทิมารุ
  • Turkish: Timaru
  • Ukrainian: Тімару
  • Upper Sorbian: Timaru
  • Urdu: تیمارو
  • Vietnamese: Timaru
  • Welsh: Timaru
  • Western Panjabi: ضلع تیمارو
  • Timaru City
  • 티머루

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