Tuesday 20 February 2018 8:12pm

Cyclone Gita - Update 002 A state of emergency has been declared in the Nelson Tasman region following the significant continuing impact from Cyclone Gita. Tasman District Council Mayor Richard Kempthorne signed the declaration at 7:20 pm. Further flooding in Takaka likely:Following significa...

State of Emergency Declared in Nelson Tasman

Cyclone Gita Information

We'll be posting regular updates on Cyclone Gita for Tasman residents. Civil Defence Centres are open in Motueka, Takaka, Marahau and Nelson.

Read the latest storm update

Richmond Ward

The settlement of Richmond, the largest in the District (with an estimated population of 15,569 at 2016), is a ward in its own right.

Richmond Councillors


Councillor Mark Greening

Councillor Kit Maling

Councillor Trevor Tuffnell

Councillor Dana Wensley


Community Association

Map of Richmond Ward