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Let the fun begin in Sunny Nelson!

All you have to do, if you are in Nelson is nominate a friend or family member from Wellington to come to Nelson for the weekend. If you are a Wellingtonian, nominate a friend or family member you would like to visit, or even just yourself, it’s that simple. Like most things in Nelson, everything is available. The package is for two people and includes:

  • Return flights from Wellington to Nelson with Sounds Air
  • Accommodation at The Sails in Nelson City
  • Rent a Car NZ will provide you with a car for the weekend, just pick it up at Nelson Airport and away you go
  • Morrison Square shopping voucher to the value of $100
  • Two $50 meal vouchers
  • $50 Nelson Taxis Voucher
  • Cable Bay Adventure Park Skywire Experience – one of the world’s longest Flying Fox
  • A privately escorted tour of the beautiful Brook Waimarama Sanctuary – the largest fenced haven for endangered plants and creatures in the South Island, birds galore.

Get nominating!


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  1. would love for my brother and sister in law to come for a visit from Wellington. Haven’t seen them since Christmas and my 80yo Mum would love to see them for a weekend back here in Nelson (his hometown).

    1. Love to surprise my dad in Wellington and sister on the Kapiti coast new Zealand. Have not seen them both for 3 yrs, longer with Covid19. My dad will turn 81 September.

      1. I would take my soon to be husband Jason Stoupe for our honeymoon and we could visit our friends the Gunters in Marihau. That would be wicked!

    1. I would love to take my husband who has MS. I have family in Nelson and Motueka we have not seen for a few years now.

  2. I would love to take my giant son to Nelson for a holiday. We’ve never been there before and we love to travel to new and exciting places together

  3. I would love to visit Nelson with my husband, this will be a great first time opportunity to have a break from everything. We both have never been to Nelson, this will be lovely.

  4. I would love to take my fiancé Tracy away for a weekend getaway as we were supposed to be getting married soon, but because of covid we can’t have family from overseas come so we have postponed the wedding.

  5. My partner and I love Nelson and Tasman so much we are planning to live there, so a trip will help us visit the build and see progress.

  6. My husband recently passed away and without my daughter helping me make all the arrangements,I don’t know how I would have managed, it would be lovely for her to have a weekend away to thank her after such a stressful time.

  7. Sounds like the dream weekend that my husband Calvin would enjoy. He works 6 days a week, starting at 4am, and some rest and relaxation in Nelson would be perfect.

  8. As I travel alone every week for work, I would like to take my husband with me for a change and enjoy wonderful Nelson.

  9. I am nominating my wife Angeline. Who says a honeymoon should only be overseas? We would love to visit work colleagues, take in the sights, and go exploring what amazing Nelson has to offer!

  10. It’s been 8 years since my wife and I got married in Nelson and almost the same length of time since we’ve been back. Got two little ones now and would love to take them back to explore the region.

  11. Love to take my husband on a weekend away now that his work days have finally changed to a Monday to Friday week.

  12. I’d love to take my husband to sunny Nelson – it’s been years and we’re well overdue a return visit.

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