Saint Clair Cellar Door, 13 Selmes Rd, Rapaura, Blenheim, Marlborough
Challenge yourself with the most unique, social and picturesque half marathon in NZ. Join us in stunning Marlborough, the wine and food mecca of the world.
The Saint Clair Vineyard Half Marathon winds its way through the autumn vineyards of iconic wineries such as Saint Clair Family Estate, Wairau River, Stoneleigh and Cloudy Bay. With tempting treats from local producers, live entertainment and friendly locals, every twist and turn has been designed to amaze and delight and help you reach the finish line with a smile. And when you get there, you can celebrate your achievement with a trophy bottle of Saint Clair Family Estate wine, and relax with live music and gourmet Marlborough delights.
If you love brass bands then you need to be in Marlborough for the 2018 National Brass Band Contest. The National contest will attract 35-40 bands competing for various prizes and championships.
All events at the contest will be open to the public, some at no charge / gold coin option, and just a few with door charges. Events will include solos, duets, ensembles, and full band competitions including a street march.
Picton, Marlborough, NZ
At Jasmine Court Motel, we can help organise your Picton & Marlborough tour bookings and suggest activities. Some things you may like to do:
Sip award-winning wines at a Marlborough winery or cellar door
Breathe fresh sea air on a Queen Charlotte Sound cruise
Mountain bike on local cycle trails – Jasmine Court even have two mountain bikes you can use
Feast on local greenlip mussels or king salmon
Drop a line over the side of a boat and catch fish for dinner
Star-gaze from the Victoria Domain Lookout at night
Sleep late, then get some retail therapy at Picton’s boutique stores after brunch
Use golf clubs (available for Jasmine Court’s guests) for a round at a local golf course
Take a day trip to Wellington by Interisland ferry