Rafting on the Buller
Water gymnastics
Kite Surfing

Quote of the Month

"Enjoy your sport, make sure you have fun, be parpared to work hard" Valerie Adams, Olympic Gold Medalist

Sport Tasman

Sport Tasman Sport and Recreation teams work with organisations throughout the Top of the South region to ensure:

  • More participation - more people regularly participating in sport and recreation
  • More capability - better capability of sport and recreation organisations
  • More opportunity - develop sport and recreation opportunities across the region

In doing this Sport Tasman staff follow four core values:

  • Supportive
  • Community Driven
  • Can Do
  • Innovative

Click image above to nominated an outstanding volunteer in Sport & Recreation in your region.

Thank a Sport Maker TODAY!

Please note there was been a change to the previous process.



Community Events & Workshops


2015 Events

Be Inspired! Win a copy of Nathan Fa’avae’s Autobiography
Win a free signed copy of World Champion Multi-sporter Nathan Fa’avae’s fabulous new book. It’s easy – just sign up a mate to Sport Tasman's monthly E-News (newsletter) and go into the draw. Simply send an email or text 027 285 7075 with your details. If you are already on our database, send us details regarding your mate (make sure your mate is OK with this). We need first & last names; email address and region ie. Nelson/Tasman/Marlborough/Buller or Kaikoura.
Draw closes 30th November.

Sponsors & Partners

If you would like to join Sport Tasman's Supporters Club please contact Nigel


Subscribe to our monthly newsletter called  'Sport Tasman E-News' to keep up to speed on all the great sporting and recreation activities that are happening across Sport Tasman's region (Nelson/Tasman/Marlborough/Kaikoura and Buller).

Sport Tasman - winners of the Communication Excellence Award at the New Zealand Sport and Recreation Awards 2013. 








Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something
they have deep inside them -- a desire, a dream, a vision.

Muhammad Ali, American boxer