Mayor’s message

Mayor’s message

What a year it’s been! Looking back now, none of us would have guessed what 2020 had in store for us. But as usual, no matter what is thrown at Tasman, we come together. I am incredibly proud of how our communities worked together to support each other, especially our...
Diverse market hits Richmond street

Diverse market hits Richmond street

One of the most diverse markets in the Top of the South returns to Queen Street on 30 December. The Richmond Market Day will showcase over 120 sellers from all over the country and offer everything from street food, arts and crafts, furniture, candles, skincare,...
Firing up this season

Firing up this season

Being knowledgeable about how and when to light a fire will help make the summer less risky for flare-ups in areas already beginning to dry out. Although there’s a lot of green foliage around the district, we’re moving into what Fire and Emergency New Zealand, FENZ,...
Decreasing waiting lists for skin cancer surgery

Decreasing waiting lists for skin cancer surgery

Specialists operating on patients with skin cancer were clogging up the hospital system, and GP’s have stepped up to help. Dr Mark Fry and Dr Wayne Hurlow are helping to reduce waiting lists and costs, and increase convenience for patients. “Nelson-Tasman has one of...
Stolen Richmond car found

Stolen Richmond car found

A car associated with a spate of burglaries happening in the Nelson Tasman region in recent weeks, has been found. The car, which was stolen overnight from a home near Chelsea Avenue, Richmond, was located in Atawhai after someone rang police advising them a car had...