Media Release

New chair and directors appointed to the Nelson Regional Development Agency

23/04/2019 10:36am

Nelson City Council is pleased to announce the appointments of Ms Meg Matthews as Chair, and...

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Public consultation now open

01/04/2019 2:57am

The Annual Plan 2019/20 Consultation Document is now open for public submission. The consultation includes proposed...

Planning underway for 2019 Nelson Arts Festival

Events & Festivals
29/10/2018 12:45pm

Planning is well underway for the 25th anniversary Nelson Arts Festival in 2019.

Masked Parade & Carnivale wraps up 2018 Nelson Arts Festival

Events & Festivals
29/10/2018 9:31am

The Masked Parade and Carnivale wrapped up the 2018 Nelson Arts Festival, bringing another year of...

McCashin’s Hop Garden is coming to Founders Heritage Park

17/10/2018 9:44am

With the arrival of spring and the longer, warmer evenings on their way, what better time...

New Nelson cycling connection officially opened

01/10/2018 8:56am

Recently, Acting Associate Transport Minister James Shaw joined with Nelson City Mayor Rachel Reese to cut...

Council to develop a policy around workshops

25/09/2018 9:04am

Council requested that a policy be developed for workshops, and that the use of live-streaming video...

Nelson gets behind historic test match

Events & Festivals
12/09/2018 12:22pm

​This historic match, the first All Blacks test for Nelson, was the culmination of a huge...

All Blacks given the Key to the City of Nelson

Events & Festivals
07/09/2018 4:48am

Mayor Rachel Reese presented the Key to the City of Nelson to All Blacks captain, Kieran...

Nelson's Upper Trafalgar Street in the running for the Best Street Award

16/08/2018 3:29am

Finalists for the Keep New Zealand Beautiful Awards 2018 have just been released and Nelson City...

Nelson Arts Festival launches its 2018 programme

Events & Festivals
09/08/2018 9:27am

​Nelson Arts Festival takes over the city from 11-26 October 2018 with a wondrous array of...

Changes to rates rebate a big help for retirees

07/08/2018 3:24pm

​If you earn less than $25,180* per year and pay the rates on your home, you...