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Author: Blenheim Business Association

What is the Marlborough Mile? The Marlborough Mile, when completed, will form roughly a mile long pedestrian walking circuit that will use interactive designs, sculptures, art and landscaping to physically connect a series of pocket parks and key sites in the town centre. At each stop along the way, there will be features that will showcase a key element of the local economy, from aviation and...

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The BBA's flagship project 'The Marlborough Mile' is set to become a reality with interactive installations/designs at six sites around the town centre.   'The Marlborough Mile' will be a way of telling our region’s unique stories through a series of stopping points in a mile-long walk around Blenheim's CBD.  At each stop along the way, there will be an installation/design that will showcase a key element...

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A mini facelift for Blenheim's town centre has kicked off! The $200,000 revamp of Market Place will include "enhanced and enlarged" grass pods, better lighting and phone charging stations. The work is expected to see the small shopping square and clock tower area closed off for the next eight weeks. The upgrade to Market Place will include new lighting, grass pods, new power facilities and phone charging stations. Blenheim Business Association...

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BBA Update May 2018 It's been a busy 12 months with plenty of “behind-the-scenes” work being done to help provide a CBD we can all be proud of.  Some of the highlights include: receiving overwhelming support from council for progressing the Marlborough Mile project to the next stage agreeing with council an upgrade to the Forum area delivering a great entertainment line-up for the Wine & Food...

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Welcome to the third installment in our ongoing series ‘Getting to know your local businesses‘.  This week we chat to  Leigh Somerville , Business Manager at Helloworld Blenheim   Getting to know…….. Leigh Somerville at Helloworld Blenheim   Tell us about yourself and your business: what does your business offer, and how long have you been around? Award winning local travel specialists Helloworld Blenheim is made up of Amber Sullivan (Team Leader), Travel Consultants Rachel...

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