Tasman District Council Publications

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This section provides information about publications produced by the Council for the community and visitors.

Summer Events Guide

Every year, the Tasman District Council produces a guide for locals and visitors to help promote the events, attractions and businesses of the Tasman District. In 2015-2016 the guide is co-produced with Nelson City Council.

Copies are distributed free to all households, and are available at i-Sites, libraries and Council Service Centres.

  • Outdoor events incuding movies, picnics and more
  • New Year's Eve events
  • Beach events
  • Nelson Buskers Festival details
  • Community and local events.


Newsline PDFs

Newsline is published and distributed fortnightly to all residential letterboxes within the Tasman District. You can read it online or download it in PDF format here.

Mudcakes & Roses PDFs

Mudcakes & Roses is a magazine especially for people aged 50 and over. It contains activity programmes from many of the recreational groups in the area and articles on interesting people and events.

Boredom Busters PDFs

Archive: Boredom Busters was a quarterly magazine aimed at school-aged children published at the end of each school term.

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Summer Service Guide

A handy guide to the district and Council services over the summer, including:

  • Area guides, parks, reserves and walkways
  • Mountain biking information
  • Dog exercise areas
  • Freedom Camping, registered camp grounds and DOC areas
  • Basic boating information
  • Musuems, libraries hours and locations
  • Rubbish and recycling collections

Boating Guide

Produced annually.