Marlborough is a region at the north-eastern end of the of , chock full of great food to eat and intriguing sights to see. It is renowned for its high sunshine hours, New Zealand's largest wine-growing area, whale and fur seal watching off the Coast and the sunken valleys of the , where most of the world's green-lipped mussels are harvested.
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is the most populous town in the Marlborough wine-growing region in the north-east of the of . Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small coastal town on the east coast of the of , about 180 km north of and 130 km south of . Photo: Inkey, Public domain.

is a small but important town in the beautiful at the top of the of . Photo: Mattinbgn, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The are a series of drowned valleys at the northern end of the Marlborough region of the north-eastern tip of 's . Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is a town in the Marlborough district of known as the green-shell mussel capital of the world. Photo: Mattinbgn, CC BY 3.0.

is a settlement in southern Marlborough. It is named after Sir Joseph George , Premier of New Zealand in the early 20th century.

is a small town in Marlborough. It is in the heart of the Wairau Valley wine growing district and could be an alternative to as a base from which to explore the region. Photo: Justin.Johnsen, CC BY 3.0.

is a town in Marlborough near the mouth of the Awatere River. Photo: Phillip Capper, CC BY 2.0.

is a small rural settlement in Marlborough. Photo: Mattinbgn, CC BY 3.0.

is a locality centred on the bridge over the Pelorus River between and on SH 6, the main road between and , in . Photo: Jeff Hitchcock, CC BY 3.0.


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