Named after Admiral
Nelson, Nelson is an area of great beauty lying between the
northern edge of the Southern Alps & a great sweep of beaches.
The Nelson region
includes alpine lakes,
national parks, coastline &
the urban centres of Nelson city and
enjoys a mild Mediterranean type climate with long summers, mild
winters & year round sunshine.
Nelson & Richmond
are set in river valleys with picnic spots & nature walks.
Tahunanui Beach offers a children’s playground, a zoological
park, a modellers’ pond & mini railway, minigolf, rollerskating