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More waste, less haste – successful trial of solar-compacting bin in Nelson’s central city

29/03/2022 9:30am

Results from a Nelson City Council and Spark New Zealand joint trial of a ‘smart’ solar-compacting...

Conservation Week 2021

Events & Festivals
08/09/2021 3:30am

This year's Conservation Week runs from 4-12 September and is an ideal opportunity to get outside...

Nelson City Council trialling smart rubbish bin

18/06/2021 4:19am

A solar-powered compacting rubbish bin will soon be installed on Trafalgar Street, outside BNZ Nelson in...

NZ Garden Bird Survey returns

16/06/2021 2:18am

The New Zealand Garden Bird Survey runs from 26 June – 4 July this year.

Councillor's Comment: The decade of change in Nelson

02/06/2021 3:38am

Having just completed my fourth Long Term Plan deliberations at Council, I have been reflecting on...

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Bringing down the dancefloor: Deconstruction a sustainable alternative to demolition

05/02/2021 3:49pm

You may remember it best as the humming nightclub Horatio’s, or the Club Basic gym if...

Help us protect Nelson’s waterways

19/08/2020 3:06am

If you have noticed anywhere in your area where bad smells or noticeable sewage overflows occur...

Recipe and food saving tips website a silver lining during the COVID-19 lockdown

23/04/2020 4:40am

Councils across New Zealand support the Love Food Hate Waste website as part of the ongoing...

Second Hand Sunday returns in 2020

Events & Festivals
24/02/2020 12:46pm

Second Hand Sunday is back!

Waste minimisation focus for Bay Dreams Nelson

Events & Festivals
30/10/2019 5:14pm

Nelson City Council is continuing its commitment to waste minimisation by working with event organisers.

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Free Buses Weekend - 21 and 22 September

12/09/2019 10:50am

​Nelson City Council, with support from Tasman District Council, will be offering free trips on...

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Significant changes proposed to freshwater management

05/09/2019 2:06pm

Nelson City Council welcomes the Government’s announcement today that it proposes to change some of the...