Marlborough District Council

Community Organisation

Marlborough District Council
15 Seymour StreetBlenheim
New Zealand 7201
2 days ago

Fire danger closes Wither Hills tracks

The Team from Marlborough District Council

Most tracks in the Wither Hills Farm Park, including the Mountain Bike Park have been closed due to the current very high to extreme fire risk conditions.

Walkers and runners are asked to stay on the lower tracks, and not to venture up the gullies or ridge paths.

Cyclists are asked to … View more
Most tracks in the Wither Hills Farm Park, including the Mountain Bike Park have been closed due to the current very high to extreme fire risk conditions.

Walkers and runners are asked to stay on the lower tracks, and not to venture up the gullies or ridge paths.

Cyclists are asked to avoid the Mountain Bike Park as this area would be particularly dangerous in the event of a fire.

Signs advising of the track closures have been installed at the Farm Park. The closure of these areas will apply at all times of the day.
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9 days ago

All aboard - New bus services begin

The Team from Marlborough District Council

Two new Marlborough bus services begin running this week.

The Blenheim to Renwick service and a new Blenheim commuter service provide greater transport options and complement the existing Blenheim to Picton and Blenheim bus services.

The Blenheim to Renwick service operates from Monday to … View more
Two new Marlborough bus services begin running this week.

The Blenheim to Renwick service and a new Blenheim commuter service provide greater transport options and complement the existing Blenheim to Picton and Blenheim bus services.

The Blenheim to Renwick service operates from Monday to Saturday, and runs four circuits on week days and two circuits on a Saturday. The new Blenheim commuter service operates Monday to Friday and provide two simultaneous services covering Maxwell Road, Redwoodtown, Witherlea and Taylor Pass Road.

Check out the timetable on Council’s website and jump on board!
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16 days ago

Been to Pollard Park lately?

The Team from Marlborough District Council

There’s lots going on at Pollard Park at the moment which makes it a great spot to enjoy Marlborough’s warm days and long summer evenings.

Take the kids along to feed the ducks and check out the newest addition to the Pictorial garden - the NZ Gecko created out of Allysum, Pyrethrum and … View more
There’s lots going on at Pollard Park at the moment which makes it a great spot to enjoy Marlborough’s warm days and long summer evenings.

Take the kids along to feed the ducks and check out the newest addition to the Pictorial garden - the NZ Gecko created out of Allysum, Pyrethrum and Marigold plants and flowers.

You can find out more about other parks and reserves around Marlborough using Council’s Smart Maps or on Council’s website.
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23 days ago

New bus services set to go

The Team from Marlborough District Council

Two new Marlborough bus services begin running on Monday 17 February.

The Blenheim to Renwick service and a new Blenheim commuter service will provide Marlburians with greater transport options and complement the existing Blenheim to Picton and Blenheim bus services.

The Blenheim to Renwick … View more
Two new Marlborough bus services begin running on Monday 17 February.

The Blenheim to Renwick service and a new Blenheim commuter service will provide Marlburians with greater transport options and complement the existing Blenheim to Picton and Blenheim bus services.

The Blenheim to Renwick service will operate from Monday to Saturday, and will run four circuits on week days and two circuits on a Saturday.

The new Blenheim commuter service will operate Monday to Friday and will provide two simultaneous services to Southern Blenheim. Keep an eye out on Council’s website from Wednesday 12 February for timetables and bus stop locations.
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30 days ago

Have your say on our town centre

The Team from Marlborough District Council

Council wants your feedback on Blenheim’s town centre.

The 2020 Blenheim Town Centre Health Check provides a 'snapshot' of the town centre using a number of different indicators.

Completed every two years since 2011, the statistical report looks at town centre trends and … View more
Council wants your feedback on Blenheim’s town centre.

The 2020 Blenheim Town Centre Health Check provides a 'snapshot' of the town centre using a number of different indicators.

Completed every two years since 2011, the statistical report looks at town centre trends and progress. The report includes a pedestrian survey to help identify changes in how people perceive and use the town centre.

This data is used to help inform decisions and analyse how the town has changed.

Have your say by completing the survey before Monday 3 February: www.surveymonkey.com/r/HealthCheck2020.
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