What area does Tasman District Council cover?

What area does Tasman District Council cover?

9,786 square kilometres
The Tasman District covers 9,786 square kilometres. Within this area there are five wards and 17 townships. Learn what the Tasman District Council is doing to manage the region’s settlements, heritage, facilities, and environment.

Is Tasman a province of NZ?

Tasman District (Māori: Te Tai o Aorere) is a local government district in the northwest of the South Island of New Zealand. It borders the Canterbury Region, West Coast Region, Marlborough Region and Nelson City….Tasman District.

Tasman District Te Tai o Aorere
Formed 1992
Seat Richmond
• Mayor Tim King

Is Tasman a place?

Tasman, unitary authority, northwestern South Island, central New Zealand. It is bounded by Tasman Bay/Te Tai-o-Aorere and Golden Bay/Mohua and Nelson city to the northeast.

What region is Nelson?

northern South Island
Nelson is the largest city in the northern South Island, and is also the name of the region to its south and west. Visitors enjoy its sunny weather, beaches, mountains and three national parks (Abel Tasman, Kahurangi and Nelson Lakes).

What is a region in New Zealand?

List of regions

Region name (name in Māori if different) ISO 3166-2 Code
1 Northland Te Tai Tokerau NZ-NTL
2 Auckland Tāmaki-makau-rau NZ-AUK
3 Waikato NZ-WKO
4 Bay of Plenty Te Moana-a-Toi NZ-BOP

Where is Tasman Bay NZ?

South Island
Tasman Bay / Te Tai-o-Aorere, originally known as Blind Bay, is a large V-shaped bay at the north end of New Zealand’s South Island. Located in the centre of the island’s northern coast, it stretches along 120 kilometres (75 mi) of coastline and is 70 kilometres (43 mi) across at its widest point.

Does NZ have states or provinces?

Unlike the UK, USA, Australia, Canada and many other countries, New Zealand does not have state or provincial governments.

What is New Zealand’s state code?

Current codes

Code Subdivision name (en) Subdivision category
NZ-TAS Tasman region
NZ-TKI Taranaki region
NZ-WKO region
NZ-WGN Wellington region

What are the best suburbs in Nelson?


  • Annesbrook (9) Annesbrook is a suburb of Nelson.
  • Atawhai & Marybank (5) Atawhai and Marybank are located approximately 6km from Nelson City, many properties in this area have great sea views.
  • Bishopdale.
  • Britannia Heights.
  • Cable Bay (1)
  • Enner Glynn (2)
  • Hira (3)

What is the body of water between Australia and New Zealand?

The Tasman Sea
The Tasman Sea is a marginal sea in that part of the south-west Pacific Ocean that lies between Australia and New Z~aland.