Queen Charlotte Sound
Explore Queen Charlotte Sound by boat, bike, car, helicopter, plane or foot. Discover intricate waterways dotted with island bird sanctuaries, secluded bays, protected wildlife and luxurious resorts. Queen Charlotte Sound is also home to one of New Zealand’s most picturesque walks, the 70km long Queen Charlotte Track open for walking and mountain biking. Many visitors rate this higher than the Milford Track! more
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Proud winners of the New Zealand wide, Water Taxi category for seven years running (Traveller Voted Awards 2009-2015). This, along with 30 years of experience, ensures your Marlborough Sounds experience will be memorable. Whether you are walking the Queen Charlotte Track or staying in a local resort or private-home, we are here to make sure everything goes according to plan.
Mobile-friendly - Nestled at the head of Endeavour Inlet in stunning Marlborough Sounds, Furneaux Lodge is the first stop on Queen Charlotte Track. Overlooking calm clear water, embraced by 800 hectares of native forest, unchanged since Captain Cooks visit in 1769. Luxurious waterfront accommodation suites, self-contained chalets and cabins. Furneaux Lodge is yours exclusively for your wedding. Ideal conference venue.
Mobile-friendly - Brand new 3 bedroom Holiday Home. Enjoy magnificent water views from large sunny deck complete with deck loungers and BBQ. Located on Queen Charlotte Drive, 10 mins from Havelock. 25 Mins from Picton and 35 mins to Blenheim. Good location to access all of the Marlborough Sounds, local wineries, the marina and Queen Charlotte walking track.
Mobile-friendly - Set amongst stunning scenery in the magnificent waterways of the Marlborough Sounds, Punga Cove Resort is the perfect retreat for people wanting to relax in style. We offer a full range of accommodation from luxury apartments to our Backpackers' Lodge. Surround yourself in Sounds magic when you dine in our restaurant, enjoying the finest Marlborough food and wine.
Smiths Farm Holiday Park is the perfect base from which to relax and explore the Marlborough Sounds. 30 minutes from the ferry. Clean, modern facilities, comfortable standard cabins, self-contained units, and motels. Powered and non-powered sites ideal for campers, caravans and campervans. Linkwater is situated between Queen Charlotte and Pelorus Sounds.
Mobile-friendly - Located in Havelock, Picton, Pelorus Sound, Kenepuru Sound, Mahau Sound and Queen Charlotte Sound, Sounds Great Holiday Homes continue the tradition of providing exceptional service and amazing holiday experiences within the Marlborough Sounds. Relax in one of our rental properties in the idyllic Marlborough Sounds. Each house is comfortably appointed with views of its individual surroundings.
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White Xmas BBQ Salsa Party
It's that time of year again and Salsa Groove want to celebrate it with you! We are throwing a big All White Christmas BBQ Pot Luck dinner and Salsa Party on the 16th Dec to mark the end of our last term of 2017 and ...
Where: Harlequins Rugby Club, Blenheim, Marlborough
Address: Lansdowne Park, Lansdowne St, Blenheim, Marlborough
From: 6:30pm on Saturday 16th December 2017
To: 11:50pm on Saturday 16th December 2017
JS Parker Poems: 1963 - 2017 Book Launch
Marlborough artist J.S. Parker (1944 - 2017) is best known for his abstract modernist paintings – a significant body of significant works which evolved over 50 years of dedicated practice. For those who knew ...
Where: Millennium Public Art Gallery, Blenheim, Marlborough
Address: Corner of Seymour and Alfred Streets, Blenheim, Marlborough
From: 4:00pm on Saturday 16th December 2017
To: 11:59pm on Saturday 16th December 2017
Get Your Skates On
To kick-start the Christmas holidays and celebrate the festive season, have a go at ice skating but without the cold. Marlborough District Council have arranged a 10m x 16m state of the art artificial ice rink to ...
Where: Liz Davidson Place, Blenheim, Marlborough
Address: Cnr Queen and Charles Street, Blenheim, Blenheim, Marlborough
From: 12:00pm on Thursday 14th December 2017
To: 5:00pm on Sunday 17th December 2017
Take a break from the rush of Christmas preparations to enjoy a late afternoon interlude of choral music. Conductor Robert Tucker and The Marlborough Singers are delighted to present a programme of short works in ...
Where: ASB Theatre Marlborough , Blenheim, Marlborough
Address: 2 Hutcheson St, Blenheim, Marlborough
From: 4:00pm on Sunday 17th December 2017
To: 6:00pm on Sunday 17th December 2017
Black-backed Gull Banding With Kiwi Conservation Club
An event for children and their families to learn about bird capture and bird banding, on a species which is robust, and can handle being caught. We will be capturing, banding and learning all about the black-backed ...
Where: Wairau River, Blenheim, Marlborough
Address: Wairau River, Blenheim, Marlborough
From: 9:30am on Sunday 17th December 2017
To: 12:30pm on Sunday 17th December 2017
Christmas Carols at Old Tua Marina Church in Brayshaw Heritage Park with Barry Parker. Come along to join in the Christmas cheer!
Where: Tua Marina Church, Blenheim, Marlborough
Address: Brayshaw Heritage Park, 26 Arthur Baker Place, Blenheim, Marlborough
From: 1:00pm on Sunday 17th December 2017
To: 2:00pm on Sunday 17th December 2017
Abel Tasman Shield MNWC Area Showjumping Champs
Proudly hosted by Marshlands Pony Club. A great opportunity to come along and watch some of the best Pony Club show jumpers and show hunters, compete over two days, in five different classes, to see who can win the Abel ...
Where: Marlborough Equestrian Park, Blenheim, Marlborough
Address: 81 Bothams Bend, Blenheim, Marlborough
From: 9:00am on Saturday 16th December 2017
To: 4:00pm on Sunday 17th December 2017
Sunday Outdoor Yoga
It's back for summer 2018! Experience Mountain Pose and Tree Pose in the natural beauty of the great outdoors in the Vines Village Amphitheatre. Join Carmena Su of Yoga With James and Carmena with a fun, dynamic yet ...
Where: The Vines Village, Blenheim, Marlborough
Address: 193 Rapaura Road, Blenheim, Marlborough
From: 10:00am on Sunday 10th December 2017
To: 10:45am on Sunday 17th December 2017
Spectacular Dance Showcase
Studio HQ students are excited to show off their awesome dancing.
Where: Picton Little Theatre, Picton, Marlborough
Address: 9 Dublin St, Picton, Picton, Marlborough
From: 7:00pm on Sunday 17th December 2017
To: 9:00pm on Sunday 17th December 2017
Captain Cook Cruise
Cruise from Picton, up through the Queen Charlotte Sound to historical Ship Cove. Along the way your skipper will provide a commentary on the surrounds, history and the wildlife be it bird, fish or mammal! The ...
Where: Queen Charlotte Track, Sounds, Marlborough
Address: Queen Charlotte Sound, Sounds, Marlborough
From: 11:00am on Thursday 14th December 2017
To: 2:00pm on Saturday 27th January 2018