As you enjoy the natural environment of Pelorus there are things to consider before and during your time in Pelorus. If you are planning a trip or just passing through the local Havelock iSITE. If you are travelling to the region for the first time, your safety is important to us, especially while you spend time around the coast or driving the road. Here are some useful services available in the region for you when you are in the Pelorus region.
Need help planning your trip to Pelorus?
The Havelock iSITE are able to help you plan your perfect break in Pelorus. It could be for one night or for multiple nights. The team at the Havelock iSITE are locals and can share with you tips on getting round to the regions hidden gems. ( Please note – The iSITE is closed during winter, refer to the Blenheim iSITE)
Visit the iSITE website for more details on planning your trip
Need Internet coverage in Pelorus Sounds?
Don’t go without the internet whilst in the Pelorus Sounds. The team at Installers Services are based in the region and can set you up with a mobile wifi connection or permanent connection whilst holidaying in the sounds.
Contact Installers Services to learn more about coverage in the Sounds and for a quote.
Visit the website for more info
Emergency Contact Numbers
In all Emergencies: 111
Wairau Hospital: 03 520 9999
Havelock Health Centre: 03 574 2233
Havelock Police Station
Blenheim Police Station
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
Havelock (State Highway & at Marina)
Te Rawa (petrol on wharf)
*Some may not supply both petrol & diesel.
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.