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Marlborough Region

Marlborough District is the north eastern most region of the South Island, New Zealand, recognised for its wine, aquaculture, and scenic attraction of the Marlborough Sounds.

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A variety of locally made Marlborough arts, crafts and other merchandise available for purchase.

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Wildest Places to go in Marlborough

Marlborough offers some pretty great wilderness experiences. Here are some of the best wild places you can go to.

Chetwode Islands

The Chetwode Islands are two predator free islands at the northern entrance to Pelorus Sound in northern Marlborough.

Corona Chronicles

An update on experiencing life during the New Zealand wide Covid-19 lockdown in Marlborough.

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Marlborough Blog

Blog and commentary on topics including politics, travel, economy, relating to Marlborough, New Zealand

Architecture

Although sparsely populated, Marlborough has a variety of interesting architecture including churches, bridges, wineries and historic homesteads.

Business & Economy

The Marlborough economy has a primary industry focus, although land use has changed over the years, with viticulture currently drawing international attention to the region.

Geography

Marlborough is a diverse region geographically with a variety of natural and man-made features that distinguish the region both nationally and internationally.

Natural History

Marlborough is home to a variety of rare and endangered plant and animal species, as well as a lot of more common ones that are also of interest.

People

Biographies of Marlborough residents who have had an influence on local, national and international affairs.

Recreation

Marlborough offers a wide range of recreational activities.

Culture

Although only having a small population Marlborough has developed a strong cultural identity around cuisine, visual arts, crafts, and performing arts.

History

Marlborough has a rich history dating back to some of the first human arrivals in New Zealand to early European exploration and colonisation and much later the rise of the wine industry