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Marlborough region

Marlborough occupies the north-eastern corner of the South Island. It is bounded by Nelson and Tasman to the west and Canterbury to the south, and faces the North Island across Cook Strait.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Marlborough region - Overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 30 September 2020)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Nov 2016