Known around the world for its spectacular beauty, glaciers have shaped the landscape which sees Milford Sound draws large numbers of tourists every year.
Milford Sound was originally known as Milford Haven. It’s renowned for its mountains, the most well-known of which is Mitre Peak – Named for its resemblance to the shape of a bishop’s head-dress.
Around 120 people live at Milford Sound, although the population does fluctuate around tourism seasons.
Council representation and facilities in Milford Sound are listed below.
The chair of the Milford Community Trust is:
55 Mokonui St
Te Anau 9600
(03) 249 9313
027 534 2775
Other trust members are: Tim Holland – MSTL, Jason Steele – RJ’s, Mike McConachie, Rosco Gaudin, Brad Johnstone - MCA and Abby Wangeman DOC.