Discover South Canterbury
Welcome to South Canterbury
Easy to reach and set in a stunning natural environment, the three districts of Timaru, Mackenzie and Waimate merge and support each-other to create the unique essence that is South Canterbury. Covering 13,658 sq kms and a population of around 61,500, there’s room to move and grow here in a vibrant, safe environment.
Our Towns In South Canterbury
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.
With a sound economy and healthy growth, South Canterbury is home to local, national and global businesses across an extensive range of industry sectors.
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