What's Happening in Havelock

If you are wondering what’s happening in Havelock, then read on. Here are just a few of the reasons to come and visit Havelock, Marlborough.

Take a bit of time to explore our wee town and it’s environs and you should be surprised by how much is on offer.

This months list of “goings on” will get you started and then check out Havelock Holiday Parks Activity Suggestions and Suggested Day Trips for even more reasons to stay.

Come for a few hours, a few days or even a week – we are confident that you will find plenty to keep you occupied.

The Gallery

Every Day:

The Havelock Gallery  : 10am – 4pm daily

This is a must visit. Featuring sixteen local artists, there is something for everyone here. I find it impossible to describe just how good this display is. It really is a case of “Wow!”

1st – 18th October @ The Gallery :

Latest exhibition ” Retrospective ” an art exhibit by Rick Edmonds. Drop in to check out what stunning artwork Rick has been creating.

Exhibition runs from 1st  – 18 October .


October (Mon, Wed, Fri):

Pelorus Mail Boat: @ Havelock Marina 10am-4pm(ish). It is only a three minute walk to the Mail Boat from the Havelock Holiday Park. A short stroll back to your cabin or van after your trip, freshen up and then walk to one of our nearby restaurants for a magnificent meal to complete your first Havelock Experience. The Mail Boat offers 10% discount for Kiwi Park Members so join up when you book your stay with us and take advantage of this great offer.

The discount from staying two nights in a Kiwi Park (15%) and two people on the Mail Boat (10%) will pay for your membership for two years – from then on it’s all profit. Factor in the 15% discount off Blue Bridge Cook Strait Ferry as well and there really isn’t any reason why you shouldn’t join.

Every Day:

Havelock Museum :

Open daily from  10am to 4pm

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Queen Charlotte Tavern:

5th October  – Farmers Market: 9:30 – 12:30

Cheese, mussels, honey, fresh vegies, bric a brac, books, sausage sizzle etc…

8th October : 6:30pm – 8pm : Quiz night 

Every 2nd Tuesday night. Teams of 4 – 6. $5pp

19 October : 3pm : 1st Birthday celebration.

Live music, Bucky the Bull, Pig on a spit etc..Courtesy Van from Blenheim to Linkwater and return 027 648 6708

5th October  – Old fashioned Church Fair @ Town Hall :  10am – 2pm

Includes bike/ scooter decorating competition, silent auction.


Captains Daughter

Captains Daughter:

6th October : from 1pm – Pizzazz Jazz Trio.

A Blenheim- based combo of Heather Jameson (Piano), Alistair McLeod (bass) and Tristan Gregory Hunt (Sax).

13th October : from 1pm  : Tony & Coral Jazz Duo:

Piano & Vocals. A lovely selection of Gershwin- Cole Porter and more.

15th October : Havelock Lions dinner meeting. $21pp.

Guest speaker. Visitors welcome.

30th October : Wine Club. @6:30pm

Bladen Wines, $65pp for 5 courses, 5 wines. Bookings essential ,

Phone 574 2440


26th October : Linkwater School Spring Fair

Plants, BBQ, Bouncy castle, tractor rides,


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