Local Services

As you enjoy the natural environment of Pelorus there are things to consider for your safety, especially while you spend time around the coast or driving the road. Here some useful services available in the region.

Emergency Contact Numbers

In all Emergencies: 111

Wairau Hospital: 03 520 9999

Havelock Health Centre: 03 574 2233

Havelock Police Station

59 Main Rd, Havelock

Emergencies: 111

Phone: 105

Blenheim Police Station

8 Main St, Blenheim

Emergencies: 111

Phone: 105

Maritime Radio Information

For all distress messages use VHF 16.

Picton VHF 16, 68, 71

Marlborough VHF 01, 63, 66

Havelock VHF 65

Havelock Fire Station

12 Inglis Street, Havelock

Phone: 03-574 2014

Fuel Available 


Havelock (State Highway & at Marina)


Te Rawa (petrol on wharf)

Okiwi Bay

Rai Valley

French Pass

*Some may not supply both petrol & diesel.

Mail Services


Pelorus Mail Boat, Havelock.

Sound Delivery Service for Mahau, Kenepuru Sounds areas.

Groceries & Supplies

Havelock – shops in the township

Linkwater – basic supplies, ice creams, gifts

Te Mahia Resort – coffee, gift shop, basic supplies

Portage Shop – basic supplies, ice creams, drinks

Rai Valley – shops on main highway

Okiwi Bay – general store & Scuba fills

Te Rawa – mini market, fishing gear & crafts

*Some places only carry limited supplies.