Local Services

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

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.