Sounds, Salmon & Songbirds Cruise offers fantastic family day on the water

We have once again teamed up with Marlborough Tour Company and Kaipupu Wildlife Sanctuary to offer the popular Sounds, Salmon & Songbirds Cruise. Now in its fifth year, the collaboration is a fantastic opportunity for Mulbaurians and visitors alike to experience the beautiful...

Life of a Salmon Farmer

On #WorldOceansDay hear from GSI member @NZ_KingSalmon “As a marine farmer, it’s part of my job to look after the environment” pic.twitter.com/Z31SUmbXvO — GSI (@GSI_salmon) June 8, 2017

Innovative Marlborough Product Breaks into International Aquaculture Market

Media release 7 March 2017 An innovative marine farm net cleaning system developed by Andy Fairhall from Marlborough business Boss Net Cleaning Services has been installed by the large Canadian-based salmon farming company Cooke Aquaculture – which also farms salmon in...

Bagels for charity fly out the door at Picton Maritime Festival 2017

Media release 2 February 2017 – The Picton Maritime Festival on 21 January was a great day all round according to the NZKS team and festivalgoers at this year’s event on the Picton foreshore. Festival attendees were able to sample free Regal salmon  tastings along wit...

Update on 2016 NMIT scholarship recipients

Media release 9 January 2017 – Two of last year’s New Zealand King Salmon scholarships for students studying Aquaculture at Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology (NMIT) were Jesse Barker and Russell Adams. We recently caught up with these students to learn of their...

MYLENE MERA BREAKING NEW GROUND

Media Release 9 December 2016 New Zealand King Salmon were proud to see our very own Mylene Mera, who is our Nelson-based Product Development Technologist, featured in the LINDZ Magazine this month. Mylene, who was originally born in the Philippines, moved to Nelson after an...
Hills & sea Marlborough Sounds

New Zealand King Salmon Market Update: 14 November 2016

Update on the impact of the North Canterbury centred earthquakes All team members are safe and accounted for. The Queen Charlotte Sound and Tory Channel farms were evacuated due to tsunami warnings. The warnings have been scaled back and team members are now back in hatcheries...

$2 million barge contract won by local firm Cuddons

Media release 1 February 2017 – Marlborough’s Cuddon Limited has just won a contract worth in excess of $2 million to build a large scale feed barge for New Zealand King Salmon. Andy Rowe, CEO of Cuddon Limited describes winning the contract as “a significant milestone in...

Educational Salmon Farming Resource lands into all Marlborough schools

Media Release 21 October 2016 Education and youth is one of our key focuses in our Marlborough community engagement programme. As part of this we have developed an education resource written by Marlborough science teacher Melynda Bentley, in consultation with a number of other...

NZKS recognises the 2016 Marlborough Trustpower Community Award Winners

Media Release 5 October 2016 The 2016 Trustpower Marlborough District Community Awards took place last night at Marlborough’s ASB Theatre, hosting and recognising some of our very passionate and successful partners, within the Marlborough community. Among the well-deserving group...