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Partner Resources

On this page, you'll find links and resources from Project partners, as well as links deemed important by the community, that align with the Project's vision and aspirations. Have links to add? Let us know at

Department of Conservation

Te Hoiere/Pelorus River is part of DOC's Ngā Awa programme. Taking a whole catchment approach, Ngā Awa is working in partnership with others to restore the biodiversity of 14 rivers from mountains to sea.

Department of Conservation Ngā Awa river restoration

One of the community's aspirations is oranga ngahau (people enjoy the outdoors), where residents and visitors enjoy relaxation and recreation on Te Hoiere land and waterways. Check out Pelorus Bridge with walking tracks for all ages, camping and more.

Pelorus Bridge Scenic Reserve

Marlborough District Council

Read about Te Hoiere/Pelorus as a freshwater management unit (FMU, as it relates to the National Policy Statement for Freshwater Management.

Marlborough District Council freshwater management - Te Hoiere/Pelorus

Learn about planting and restoration, including species native to the area, controlling pests and plant survival.

North Marlborough Planting and Restoration Guide

Council has created a hub of information for freshwater farm planning, including the timing for roll out in Te Hoiere and Linkwater.

Freshwater Farm Plans in Marlborough

The scientists at Marlborough District Council have several projects underway relating to erosion.

Science projects - Erosion

Links from the Community

The area from Te Hoiere/Pelorus to Havelock has a rich and varied history, from Ngāti Kuia’s arrival, to the thriving timber and gold industries of the 20th century and, now, forestry, aquaculture and tourism.

Story map highlighting the Havelock to Linkwater heritage trail

There are some related stories on Te Hoiere/Pelorus catchment from the Prow, a website featuring historical and cultural stories from Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough.

Go to The Prow stories

Check out historical images of Te Hoiere/Pelorus from various collections:

View Digital New Zealand images

View Nelson Provincial museum Pelorus images

View Nelson Provincial museum Wakamarina gorge images

View National Library images

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