Taylor River Reserve


Run like a river through the heart of Blenheim. The Taylor River is home to many freshwater plants and creatures – what can you see?
  • Find the poetry boulders along its banks, or the foundations of an old building.   
  • Find the sculpture that moves.
  • Read some cool poetry written by young locals.
  • Watch the character of the river change as you head upstream.

Get ready

Download the adventure map (PDF, 6,750K) and check out what you can do.

Go and explore

Look out for the Guardian Post when you get there. On it you'll find a special code word – write it down.

Getting there: There are numerous access points in Blenheim, including Henry Street, Monro Street or Beaver Road. 

Claim your reward

Tell us the Taylor River Reserve code word to receive a Kiwi Guardians certificate and medal for this adventure.

Put the medal on your back pack or pencil case to show everyone the adventure you've had.

Each Kiwi Guardians place has a different medal - see how many you can collect.

About Taylor River Reserve

Taylor River Reserve is managed by the Marlborough District Council.

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