A reminder that most Christmas wrapping and packaging waste is not recyclable!

16/12/2021 12:10pm

Ordinary paper is OK, but tinsel, metallic/plastic wrapping paper, soft plastic, ribbon, polystyrene, and bubble wrap...

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Spreading festive cheer

29/11/2021 3:20pm

It’s starting to feel like Christmas, as Nelson City Council’s annual festive decorations go up throughout...

‘Tis the season for festive fun in Nelson

16/12/2020 3:30pm

​The weeks leading up to Christmas are packed full of Christmas festivities and seasonal joy as...

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Decking the city with Christmas delight

Events & Festivals
24/11/2020 8:22am

Christmas is coming to Nelson’s city centre as Santa’s elves prepare his grotto, new decorations arrive...

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Supporting the Fifeshire Foundation’s Big Give

16/10/2020 4:11pm

​Nelson City Council will this Christmas support our community by donating $5000 to the Fifeshire Foundation’s...

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Celebrating a month of Christmas cheer in Nelson

Events & Festivals
07/10/2020 10:55am

Nelson City Council has opted for an ‘alert level proof’ Christmas celebration this year, taking the...

Mayor's Christmas Message 2019

20/12/2019 3:45am

Kia ora koutou te whānau o Whakatū.

City adorned ready for Christmas and summer celebrations

03/12/2019 9:42am

Preparations and celebrations in the lead up to Christmas are now in full swing with this...

Christmas Lunch Media Release

NMIT staff sharpen their skills for Nelson's Christmas Celebration

Events & Festivals
18/11/2019 2:29am

A team of dedicated Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology staff has volunteered to spend the first...

Christmas Star Media Release

Decorating the city for Christmas

06/12/2018 8:44am

Nelson’s Christmas decorations will be shining bright this summer with a focus on light.