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Kiwi Summer Sorted in Geraldine.nz

Summer in Geraldine evokes memories of kiwi family holidays of yesteryear.  It’s the kind of place where you arrive, take in a deep breath of fresh country air, let it all the way out and feel your whole body start to relax.Time slows in Geraldine as the sunshine, birdsong and...


Fetes and Festivals for Perfect Spring in Geraldine.

Spring in Geraldine is a glorious time – not only because this is when the town becomes a riot of colour and verdant with new growth, but also because it marks the beginning of the busy event's season.As November romps, Geraldine hosts not just one but two major events, the...


Explore Canterbury’s Best Golf Courses

The Inland Scenic Route (72) is the perfect way to explore the region while golfing at a range of great courses.  Each small town on the route has its own unique character, accommodation and a great golf course.  You’ll meet some interesting locals along the way and enjoy your own...


Explore the Inland Scenic Route 72, NZ’s Best Drive.

Staying in Geraldine and keen to explore the wider area?  Or, heading north from Geraldine and keen to find out about onward destinations?Depending on your point of view, Geraldine marks either the beginning or end of Inland Scenic Route 72.  This route encapsulates the quintessential Kiwi country drive taking in...


Explore the District of Timaru from Geraldine.

The picturesque town of Geraldine offers plenty of activities – both energetic and leisurely for holiday makers and travellers.  It is also the perfect place to stay while enjoying all that the Timaru District has to offer.  Check out the best bits of the District to make your visit to...


Historic Homesteads and Gardens of Geraldine

The district of Geraldine has a proud pioneering history, with many families still retaining strong ties to the land settled by their forefathers more than 150 years ago.  To take a step back in time and learn more about this past you’ll find plenty of information at the interesting Geraldine...


Geraldine – A Foodie Paradise.

South Canterbury is often referred to as the food bowl of New Zealand so comes as no surprise that the rich, fertile countryside around Geraldine boasts some of the most amazing produce our country has to offer.  Turning high quality fresh produce into delicious fare that will delight the most...


Affordable Summer Fun in Geraldine

There are plenty of fun activities for families to make the most of those long hot summer days …*Splash around in one of the many water holes dotted around the district.  Check out the Orari, Te Moana and Waihi gorges for old fashioned summer water fun*Grab an ice cream and...


Take a Walk on the Wild Side in Geraldine

From a relaxed riverside stroll, hidden just steps from the bustling town centre, to challenging hikes through native forest, Geraldine has plenty to offer walkers of all levels.The riverside walk, located right in the heart of Geraldine, winds its way along the Waihi River taking in Rhododendron Dell, magnificent in...


Try Geo Caching in Geraldine – The Modern Day Treasure Hunt

“Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices. Participants navigate to a specific set of GPS coordinates and then attempt to find the geocache (container) hidden at that location.”  www.geocaching.comThis fun, free game that swept the world started back in 2000 when American Dave Ulmer decided to...