Port Marlborough NZ Ltd is based in Picton and operates diverse port facilities in the Marlborough Sounds. They are the second largest marina operator in New Zealand with marinas in Waikawa, Picton and Havelock.
Picton is one of the busiest ports in New Zealand with over 7,500 large vessel movements annually. A deep water berth allows the servicing of bulk cargo, in particular export logs, whilst the extensive facilities for the tourism and leisure industry allows the Port to welcome a large number of cruise ships each year.
Enjoy an on-water presentation from Port Marlborough and Marlborough District Council and learn about recent and future developments and upgrades including Picton Foreshore, the Interislander Terminal and Shakespeare Bay - including a visit to a mini mussel farm run by local Queen Charlotte College, teaching the importance of aquaculture to the next generation.