Crisp mornings and warm, sunny afternoons will have you spellbound by spring in Marlborough.
As new buds form on the region's vines and fruit trees, spring maks the release of the latest Sauvignon Blanc - the wine that put Marlborough on the world wine stage along with many other varietals.
Marlborough’s brightest corners are revealed in spring, when the Nelmac Garden Marlborough Festival explores private gardens from the edge of the Pacific Ocean to the heart of the Marlborough Sounds.
It’s the season for gourmets too, with Marlborough's culinary festival, Ocean Vine Hop celebrating all things wine, beer and food.
So, what are you waiting for? The cellar doors are open and waiting for you taste glorious Marlborough wine and beer, and the vineyards are bursting with life, perfect for a wine tour by bike. The Marlborough Sounds and seaside towns of Picton and Havelock are your port of call for outdoor adventures, relaxing breaks and all things inbetween.