Riverlands

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For the region of South Australia, see Riverland. For the fictional location, see Riverlands (A Song of Ice and Fire).
Riverlands
Riverlands is located in New Zealand Marlborough
Riverlands
Riverlands
Coordinates: 41°31′20″S 173°58′57″E / 41.52222°S 173.98250°E / -41.52222; 173.98250Coordinates: 41°31′20″S 173°58′57″E / 41.52222°S 173.98250°E / -41.52222; 173.98250
Country New Zealand
Region Marlborough

Riverlands is a locality in Marlborough, New Zealand. State Highway 1 runs through the settlement, and the Opawa River flows past to the northeast. Blenheim is about 2.5 km to the north, and Blenheim is about 2.5 km to the northwest.[1][2]

The population of Spring Creek and Riverlands was 1,617 in the 2006 Census, an increase of 156 from 2001.[3]

Education[edit]

Riverlands School is a coeducational full primary (years 1-8) school with a decile rating of 5 and a roll of 222.[4] The school celebrated its centenary in 2006.[5]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Peter Dowling (editor) (2004). Reed New Zealand Atlas. Reed Books. pp. map 61. ISBN 0-7900-0952-8. 
  2. ^ Roger Smith, GeographX (2005). The Geographic Atlas of New Zealand. Robbie Burton. pp. map 139. ISBN 1-877333-20-4. 
  3. ^ Quickstats about Spring Creek-Riverlands
  4. ^ "Te Kete Ipurangi - Riverlands School". Ministry of Education. 
  5. ^ "Riverlands School Centennial" (– SCHOLAR SEARCH). Education Gazette New Zealand 85 (4). 20 March 2006. [dead link]