Nightscapes over Marlborough

Right at the top of the South Island, Marlborough and Tasman are among the sunniest regions in the country. Marlborough also has some of the clearest night skies in the country. The ongoing ‘Nightscapes Over Marlborough’ project illustrates the wonder of the galaxies above.

A land of incredible coastal scenery and sealife, as well as stunning wines and succulent produce, there’s something for everyone at the Top of the South.

Canterbury, stretching from the pacific coast to the cloud-piercing peaks of the Southern Alps, forms the heartland of NZ’s mainland.