Contact Tasman Rugby Referees

Want to find out more, but don't know where to start?

Dave Paterson,  Referee Education (TRU) 

Phone: 021 058 6559 or email:

Contact Dave about Referee Recruitment, Law and Referee Education, Referee Abuse, Match Day Issues, Match Day Form Advice & Filing, General Enquiries

We’re based in the Tasman Rugby Union offices at Lansdowne Park Lane, Blenheim. Open until 4:30 pm weekdays.

TRR Board

 Steff James Chairman 0211915690
 Cory Eggers Area Representative 021302941
 Tony Alexander Area Representative  0275771160
  Vaughan Warburton Area Representative  0212835828
 Dave Paterson Referee Manager  0210586559 

Area Co-ordinators

 Tony Alexander Marlborough Council Of Delegates - Referee Delegate

 Steff James Nelson Bays Council Of Delegates - Referee Delegate

Appointments Co-Ordinators

 Alan Straker Appointments Manager 027 417 5982 

Coaching Contacts

 Alan Straker Coaching Co-Ordinator - Tasman


Tasman Rugby Union

 Tony Lewis Cheif Executive Officer 021 515 448 
 Kahu Marfell Community Rugby Manager 027 249 2332 
 Les Edwards Commercial & Marketing Manager 027 412 335 
Wendy LindstromCommunity Admistrator021954759
 Dave Paterson  Referee Education021 058 6559  
 Andrew Goodman Tasman Mako/Community Skills Coach 027 316 7353 
 Shane Christie Tasman Mako/Community Skills Coach
 Nevin Price Community Rugby Analysis 029 770 3415 
 Dan Monaghan Rugby Development Officer - Blenheim0272475720 
 Mark Cochrane Rugby Development Officer - Nelson 

Postal Address:

PO Box 7157, Nelson

Physical Address:


Trafalgar Park Lane, The Wood, Nelson 7010


Lansdowne Park, Lansdowne St, Blenheim