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