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Find information about boating, fishing, swimming, beaches, walking, cycling and camping in the district.

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Find a place to play in Tasman - explore our playgrounds, sportsgrounds, and boat launching ramps.

The Tasman District has the climate and environment to encourage walking and cycling for transport and recreation.

The warm waters of Tasman are generally ideal for swimming. Located in one of the sunniest regions of New Zealand, the Tasman District has a wide selection of places to swim.

Tasman District is a boating paradise, but there are some rules to abide by and a need to consider safety.

You have lots of choices for camping in Tasman - from Council owned campgrounds, to privately owned campgrounds; Department of Conservation campsites; and even freedom camping locations.

Find out where you can - and can't - take your dog out for a walk or a run.