About Nelson

Attractions

Favourite Nelson activities include;

  • Visit the Abel Tasman National Park
  • Tramp the Abel Tasman and Heaphy tracks
  • Go Sea Kayaking, Fishing or Sailing
  • Ride the sky wire at Happy Valley adventures
  • Golf all year round !
  • Visit WOW and the Classic Car museum
  • Enjoy a 4WD tour of the world renowned Farewell Spit
  • Visit some of NZ’s finest boutique craft beer makers

Festivals

Why not visit Nelson and checkout some of our personal favourite events and festivals;

  • Opera in the Park (Feb)
  • Buskerburgoo – Busker Festival (Feb)
  • Marchfest Beer Festival (March)
  • Nelson Winter Festival (July-August)
  • Festival of Golf Tourmament (October)
  • Nelson Arts Festival (October)
  • Nelson Jazz festival (January)