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

Walking Tracks

The Tasman District has many walking opportunities from urban parks to alpine tramps. The Tasman District includes two of the Department of Conservation's great walks the Abel Tasman and Heaphy Tracks.

The Top of the South Maps website shows walking tracks in the Tasman/ Nelson region. walking tracks are shown in lime green, tramping tracks are shown in yellow.

Picture of  Bill Wilkes walking track, Richmond