Come and experience one of New Zealand's longest established art galleries, set in the beautiful Queens Gardens. Start your exploration of the artistic riches from . . . More . . .
At 110m long, the Swingbridge is an experience in itself. You can take beautiful photos of the mighty Buller River and the spectacular pink granite . . . More . . .
If you're new to the Nelson region and wondering where to satisfy your craving for authentic Thai food, look no further than Chokdee Restaurant on . . . More . . .
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Visit this pure, heartfelt celebration of the creative endeavours of the people of the region and their fine local produce. Read the story . . .
Do what the locals do in Nelson. Read the story . . .
Do what the locals do in Tasman. Read the story . . .
Nelson is the largest fishing port in Australasia, so you’d expect the kaimoana to be pretty good in these parts. Read the story . . .
Consistently enjoying the highest number of sunshine hours in the country, the rays beam down on a region producing an enormous variety of food and drink. Read the story . . .
Do what the locals do in Golden Bay. Read the story . . .
At first sight of Golden Bay from Tākaka Hill, you get the feeling this is definitely a settlement that could live happily apart – one of the last, loveliest places on Earth. Read the story . . .
Tucked away at the top of the south, Nelson is a town of 50,000 people working hard at enjoying themselves. Read the story . . .