Pigeon Valley Fire Update 68 0800 Friday 22 February 2019
Wakefield prepare to evacuate notice lifted Civil Defence Group Controller Roger Ball has lifted the conditional re-entry status for Wakefield. The decision was possible because of the work that had been done in fighting the fire and means people living and working in Wakefield are no longer subjec...


The extension of the railway from Tadmor to Glenhope in 1912 brought life to this country district located 41 kilometres from Murchison.

In those days Glenhope had an accommodation house, tearooms, shop, stables, school, and five or six railway houses.

Council representation and council offices

  • Glenhope is part of the Lakes-Murchison Ward
  • The Tasman District Council Murchison Office is approximately 42 kilometres from Glenhope
Councillor Stuart Bryant - Lakes / Murchison Ward

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