Living in South Canterbury
You will experience the best of all worlds here. In the centre of New Zealand’s South Island, South Canterbury has a geography of mountains, undulating lowlands and a coastline of sandy beaches.
Each of the three districts within South Canterbury - Timaru, Mackenzie and Waimate - offer unequaled diversity for families and business to thrive. Innovation is nourished by a lifestyle and business opportunities second to none.
Housing is affordable and a short commute to work guaranteed. Your family will enjoy high quality healthcare, education, shopping, support, and easy access to activities within a safe welcoming environment.
From the peak of Aoraki/Mt Cook with startlingly clear night skies, turquoise lakes, rolling farmland, ancient Maori rock art and culture in wide open spaces, to vibrant industry and the port city of Timaru. Where history meets innovation and commerce – discover the towns of South Canterbury.
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