Tuatapere is a lush farming area which sits on the edge of Fiordland’s wilderness.
The town has a population of about 550 people and is located on the Southern Scenic Route, and is a growing tourist stop.
Tuatapere has a rich sawmilling history and is known for its wilderness activities.
Council representation and facilities in Tuatapere are listed below.
Community Partnership Leader
03 236 8602, 027 650 9721
(03) 226 6040, 027 652 6728
Tuatapere Community Board
The chair of the Tuatapere community Board is:
to be advised
Other members of the Tuatapere Community Board are: Stephen Crack, Blayne De Vries, Maurice Green, Anne Horrell, Joanne Sanford, Margaret Thomas and Cr George Harpur (Council representative).
Tuatapere Recycling Centre
The Tuatapere dog map displays where dogs are allowed, where they need a lead and where they are prohibited.
Tuatapere RSA Hall
61 Main Street
1176 Clifden Highway
2044 Ohai-Clifden Highway
Waiau Memorial Library at Tuatapere
Friday 10-11.30am, 2.30-4pm, 7-8pm
Main Street Playground
Half Mile Playground
48 Half Mile Road