Nelson Tasman is a place of stunning natural landscapes – lakes, mountains, rivers, native bush, beaches. We have it all easily within reach, whether you’re arriving via ferry from the North Island, flying into our airport, or driving here from the South.
Welcome. We look forward to sharing the extraordinary place that we call home with you.
Known for its light at all times of the year, Nelson Tasman is far more than just a summer destination. There is plenty to do here, and a number of local businesses have put together some added value offers so that you can get the most out of your Autumn Adventure in our extraordinary region.Browse Autumn Offers
From this Saturday 7 April, the Takaka Hill road will be open 24/7! All day and all night. Until Saturday, normal restrictions for convoy traffic will stay in place, open 6-8am and 5-9pm. This is amazing news and we're thrilled for Golden Bay residents and businesses. What are you waiting for? Pop on over the hill and say Hi to a community who have missed their visitors immensely.
Nelson Tasman locals and people from all around New Zealand have a deep love for Takaka and Golden Bay, and it’s easy to see why. There’s something for the whole family to enjoy, from visiting the migratory birds at Farewell Spit, to riding horseback along Puponga Beach, to exploring Lord of the Rings film locations by helicopter. There are a range of foodie havens to choose from, including the internationally-famous Mussel Inn and many accommodation providers who can offer you some much needed R&R. It’s no wonder locals never want to leave, and visitors keep returning year after year.
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Millers Acre Centre
Taha o te Awa
77 Trafalgar Street, Nelson, 7010
20 Wallace St, Motueka, 7120
16 Willow St, Takaka, 7110
47 Waller Street, Murchison, 7007
03 523 9350
Our latest visitor map showcases some of Nelson Tasman's greatest cycling and scenic walking trails alongside a comprehensive road map to make your stay in the region simple and straightforward.Download Our Visitor Map
There are so many reasons why you should come and visit the Nelson Tasman Region. Nature at its finest, great shopping, eateries, arts & artisans and activities.
Nelson Tasman is surprisingly diverse and nowhere is that more evident than in the range of events our region hosts every year. Whether you choose to challenge yourself in the sporting realm, tantalise your tastebuds in the craft brewing capital of New Zealand, savour an array of delicious local cuisine, sit back and enjoy quirky performances or stroll through an illuminated utopia of light installations, Nelson Tasman has the event for you this season.