There are two types of prohibited areas for flying drones in Marlborough.
Red = Controlled Airspace – ATC approval required during hours of watch (Airshare)
Blue = 4 km radius around local airfields – Aerodrome Authority, Hospital or Harbour Master approval required within 4 kms at all times.
Omaka Airfield (Marlborough Aero Club)
Picton Airfield (Sounds Air)
Wairau Hospital (Nelson Marlborough District Health Board)
CAANZ information on drones (includes rules, FAQs, information on drone training)