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Pelorus Mail Boat
Pelorus Mail Boat Website:

Pelorus Mail Boat World famous Pelorus Mail Run. Operating Tuesdays, Thursdays & Fridays. Visiting isolated homesteads throughout the Sounds. Three separate routes. Departs 9.30am, returns late afternoon.

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Sounds Great Holiday Homes
Sounds Great Holiday Homes Website:
Our holiday homes are accessible either by road or boat, available in the pristine Marlborough Sounds where green shell mussels are found. Some have private bush surrounds, others waterfront positions, some are handy to The Queen Charlotte Track, or to kayaking facilities, fishing trips, water taxis or restaurants Some are ideal for Honey-mooners, small conferences.
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Cowshed Bay DOC Campsite
Cowshed Bay DOC Campsite Website:

Enjoy boating, fishing, walking, mountain biking or simply relax in this popular coastal campsite in Kenepuru Sound.

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Sea Kayak Adventures
Sea Kayak Adventures Website:

We offer a huge range of options. No matter what you want to do in the sounds we will help you out. 

Weather its a nice half day guided trip to a full on 10 day paddle around the sounds. We can do it all and everything in between. 

Come in and rent some gear or if you are a family travelling around come and have a go at our sit on top kayaks suitable for any age.

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Te Rawa Resort
Te Rawa Resort Website:

Nestled in lush native bush on the crystal clear waters of Pelorus Sound, Te Rawa offers magnificent views, total relaxation and all the comforts of home in a truly unique aquatic environment. Wake up to the sounds of the waves and native birds, relax in the sun and watch the emerald green waters and beautiful bays or spend some time kayaking, fishing or hunting. Accommodation available from $ 60 for two.

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Bow To Stern NZ Ltd
Bow To Stern NZ Ltd Website:
Open 7 days. Marine Chandlery & Brokerage, Bach Bookings, Boat & Fishing Charter Booking agency, Hardware supplies, Camping, Kayaks, Clothing, Hunting + Gold Panning, Fishing Equipment. Explore the Pelorus Sound with a Bareboat hire or skippered Charter.
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Pelorus Bridge Cafe & DOC Campground
Pelorus Bridge Cafe & DOC Campground Website:

Enjoy dining at the cafe or camping amongst one of Marlborough's last river-flat forests with towering beech, rimu and kahikatea trees bordering the beautiful Pelorus River. There are powered or tent sites to choose from and you can swim, walk, fish, kayak or picnic in the picturesque surroundings.  The cafe provides homecooked meals, snacks, drinks, icecreams and souviners.

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Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises
Pelorus Sound Water Taxi & Cruises Website:

Dean Beznec and Denise Wilson operate a fast, very comfortable and efficient boat service from Havelock throughout the Pelorus and Kenepuru Sounds.

Our friendly Local, Experienced, Skippers Dean Beznec / Penny Gluyas and Colin Ritchie have a wealth of knowledge, can take you to mussel farms that are spread throughout the Sounds, a key industry in Havelock that make it the Greenshell Mussel Capital of the WORLD.

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Pelorus Eco Adventures
Pelorus Eco Adventures Website:

Join our experienced, friendly guides on an eye-opening, exhilarating adventure for the whole Family paddling down the Pelorus River, South Island, New Zealand, used in the filming of the second HOBBIT movie The Desolation of Smaug.

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Bay Adventure Touring Co.
Bay Adventure Touring Co.
Bay Adventures Kayak and Mountain bike hire is in Okiwi Bay, a large picturesque bay in the Croiselles Harbour about an hour‘s drive from Nelson. You don‘t have to venture far before seeing dolphins, seals, sea-birds and awesome coast line.
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Havelock Marina
Havelock Marina Website:

Nestled alongside the picturesque village of Havelock, Havelock Marina is the gateway to the beautiful scenery and beaches of the Pelorus, Kenepuru and the lesser known, Mahau Sound - together offering an area of 290km of diverse boating and leisure experiences.

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Nikau Cove DOC Campsite
Nikau Cove DOC Campsite Website:
Explore Kenepuru Sound from this small, flat campsite with small alcoves for camping. A great base to visit the surrounding area by sea or land.
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Kenepuru Head DOC Campsite
Kenepuru Head DOC Campsite Website:

Kenepuru Head Campsite is a great base for a range of activities including boating, kayaking, fishing, walking and mountain biking or just relax and enjoy the surroundings.

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Explore Pelorus Sea-Kayaks
Explore Pelorus Sea-Kayaks Website:
Explore Pelorus Sea-Kayaks specializes in year-round hire of double kayaks for independent use. Located in Elaine Bay, Marlborough Sounds, on the road to French Pass, we provide the gear for a safe and special experience on the water, away from the main tourist route.Hire a kayak and explore Tennyson Inlet and other remote places in beautiful Pelorus Sound. Enjoy wild animals, green bush and terri
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FoxyLady Cruises
FoxyLady Cruises Website:
Cruise the Pelorus Sound Marlborough with FoxyLady Cruises. The Marlborough Sounds are at the top of the South Island of New Zealand. Join our Pelorus Loop 3 day cruise and walk the Nydia Track Marlborough Sounds. Evening BBQ cruise: 4 hours scenic cruise, glass of local wine and BBQ meal on the back of Foxylady watching the sun go down. Overnight cruise to the outer Marlborough Sounds and maybe catch a fish for breakfast. Day cruises for school trips, weddings and family functions.
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Waitata Bay Holiday Accommodation
Waitata Bay Holiday Accommodation Website:

Described by visitors as heaven on earth. Self-contained accommodation for up to 28 people in Pelorus Sound in two separate facilities. Terrific fishing, kayaking, swimming, diving, mountain biking and walking. Also fabulous for a romantic getaway or family time with
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Okiwi Bay Holiday Park & Lodge
Okiwi Bay Holiday Park & Lodge Website:
Home-stay style Lodge, Cabin, Hire caravans, Powered Non-powered sites, Beach, Boat ramp. Boat wash, fish cleaning bench, camp kitchen ablutions & laundry. Activities: Scalloping, Fishing, Diving, Kayaking, Scenic drives, Walks, Convenience store, Groceries, frozen foods, drinks Fuel, LPG, Scuba fill. As seen on "Gone Fishin".
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Picnic Bay DOC Campsite
Picnic Bay DOC Campsite Website:

Enjoy scenic Picnic Bay and Kenepuru Sound from this small, flat campsite surrounded by bush.

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Havelock Motels
Havelock Motels Website:

For friendly Havelock accommodation, welcome to Gateway to the Marlborough Sounds Havelock Motel ...We have a wide range of Accommodation including Luxury spa and studio units with fantastic views over the marina, standard studio units and family units.  There is a new Heated Mineral Pool and Cedar Hot Tub for your enjoyment and leisure.  

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Nydia Lodge
Nydia Lodge Website:

Enjoy the surroundings and solitude of Nydia Bay with friends and family.

You can reach the lodge by walking or mountain biking the Nydia Track,water taxis from Havelock or your own boat or sea kayak. A generator provides electricity for lighting and fridges (up to 10pm) while gas provides hot water and cooking. A well equipped kitchen is provided for self catering. The lodge can accommodate from 1 to 50 people.

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D´Urville Island Wilderness
D´Urville Island Wilderness Website:
Ultimate day trip or overnight experience, Aqua taxi, Fish on the way to d´Urville Island, Beachfront accommodation, Baches, Camping, Licensed bar restaurant, birdsong and bushwalks
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Kenepuru Water Taxi
Kenepuru Water Taxi Website:

Discover Kenepuru Sound on Kenepuru 1.We don"t tell you what to do you tell us what you would like to do.Personalised tours of Kenepuru Sound, transfers for

the Queen Charlotte Track & Putanui Point and transfers to your holiday destination.

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Access to Pelorus Tours
Access to Pelorus Tours Website:
Boat charter hire, Cruises, Fishing, Green Lip Mussel Farm Tours, Reserves, Bird Sanctuaries, Dolphins, Seals, Conference, Corporate Functions, Nopera Bay Golf Club, Wine tasting trips. Scalloping, Diving, Crayfish. Live aboard accommodation for 8 people. Catering for small or large groups of between 2 to 110 people. Gary and Ellen Orchard, Pelorus Tours, family owned, third and fourth generation
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