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Marlborough Blog & Commentary

Cycling on the Taylor River trail

Ten places to visit in Blenheim by bike

Posted: 13-11-2018 17:17

Blenheim has weather and terrain that is ideal for cycling. This guide provides ten features of the town that you can experience as part of a grand tour.

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Unfortunately Marlborough weekends don't always look like this...

Horsing about on Marlborough Anniversary

Posted: 30-10-2018 17:37

Some thoughts on horses, earthquakes, weather, and the history of Marlborough.

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Native bush at Momorangi Bay

What grows in Marlborough?

Posted: 28-8-2018 21:42

If someone asked you, “What grows in Marlborough?” what would your response be?

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View south from Enchanted Lookout, Mount Richmond Forest Park

The Road to Nowhere

Posted: 25-6-2018 10:02

The Patriarch Road in Mount Richmond Forest Park has to be one of New Zealand's most spectacular drives, but it's not for the faint hearted.

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Caves Tearooms and Cafe

Old Memories over Lunch at Kaikōura

Posted: 30-4-2018 9:20

A Sunday drive along the Kaikōura coast becomes a road trip down memory lane with lunch at The Caves Tearooms.

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The upper Wairau River near Rainbow Station

Marlborough's Natural Heritage

Posted: 23-4-2018 22:40

There's no doubt Marlborough has an enviable reputation for wine, but it also has plenty to boast about its natural heritage and wilderness areas.

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Mistletoe Market in Blenheim

The Benefits of Buying Local

Posted: 1-2-2018 19:28

Supporting local Marlborough businesses helps maintain diversity and resilience in the local community.

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Giving the Marlborough community a voice

Posted: 25-1-2018 17:32

Would Marlborough benefit from a web portal with commentary from around the community? Would you contribute?

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Picton and Waikawa from the lookout on the Tirohanga Track in 2018

A nostalgic walk

Posted: 22-1-2018 15:34

A nostalgic summer walk up the Tirohanga Track in Picton, brings back memories of 15 years of digital photography.

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Robin Hood Bay

What beach shall we go to today?

Posted: 17-1-2018 13:50

On a hot summer's afternoon in Marlborough, a trip to the beach can be complicated by the choices available.

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Black Birch Stream and Blairich Range

Black Birch - A great place for a Sunday stroll

Posted: 9-1-2018 12:40

Black Birch Stream in the Awatere Valley might not be as well publicised as Pelorus Bridge, or Mount Richmond Forest Park, but nevertheless it is still a great bit of Marlborough Wilderness to explore.

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Blenheim from the Wither Hills

Things to do in Blenheim

Posted: 26-2-2017 0:00

To dispel the misconception that there's not much to do in Blenheim besides wine, we've compiled a list of great activities that have little to do with wine.

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Classic Teamwork

Posted: 6-4-2015 0:00

Classic Fighters 2015 was a fantastic team effort by people from Marlborough and beyond, showcasing aviation history.

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Marlborough 101

Posted: 4-3-2015 0:00

How well do you know Marlborough? Coming soon, a list of 101 things to do in the region. What would be on your list? How much a Marlburian are you?

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Moetapu Bay 'carpark'

Moetapu Magic

Posted: 2-3-2015 0:00

Moetapu Bay has one of the nicest beaches within reasonable driving distance in the Marlborough Sounds - if you can find it.

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