Old St John's Church & Hall
Located in the heart of Nelson City, it can be used in-conjunction with break-out rooms at the neighboring Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology or as a standalone venue. Fabulous acoustics, ideal for weddings, conferences, musical performance and public speaking. A venue for larger meetings, seminars and performances.
If you're looking for a special venue look no further than Melrose house. One of Nelson's last surviving 'grand' historic homes and is located close to the heart of Nelson's CBD. Regularly used for meetings, workshops, birthdays, bridal and baby showers, weddings, memorials and more.
& Event Centre
With seven different function rooms to choose from, Beachside Conference and Events Centre can cater for any sized gathering, large or small. The spaces are incredibly versatile and can be set up for various types of private or corporate functions.
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The Nelson Yacht Club
Offering stunning views in a beautiful seaside location with the freedom to create your occasion exactly the way you want it. With indoor and outdoor spaces guests can enjoy the views of the stunning mountain, harbour entrance, the Boulder bank and on certain evenings colourful sunsets. A venue for all special occasions.
Nestled in seven acres of beautiful woodlands and gardens, Fairfield House is one of Nelson's most prestigious homes and unique heritage buildings. An elegant, central Nelson events venue for weddings, conference, meetings, parties, and workshops with a variety of indoors and outdoors spaces.
The Mudcastle is an exceptional venue in one of the most stunning parts of Nelson Tasman, the Moutere Valley. Offering a venue with a difference, hand made by the owners from local mud bricks, The Mudcastle is an intimate yet grand space. Great for weddings, retreats, conferences or special occasions.
The Pear Orchard Lodge
Weddings, family reunions, milestone birthdays, corporate retreats and other special occasions are all possible at the Pear Orchard Lodge.
From the lodge lawn and covered verandah to the rustic barns, there are a variety of options for holding your special event – with authentic country character.
Annesbrook Event Centre
A premier venue with a variety of flexible facilities and services. Its contemporary styling suits a broad range of events from conference and exhibitions to corporate dinners, elegant weddings to comedy nights. It is one of the few venues in Nelson capable of accommodating larger groups with a capacity of 600 in theatre style complimented by 5 additional breakout spaces.
Founders Heritage Park
Founders Heritage Park is a replica historic village containing many of the old historic buildings and artifacts of Nelson. Situated close to the city centre and only minutes away from the airport this is a unique location for events, weddings, conferences and meetings. Founders Heritage Park can accommodate groups from 5 to 500.
NMIT has a range of world-class facilities and stunning green spaces. Located in the heart of the Nelson CBD, Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology has a wide variety of facilities for 10 - 100 people. The large grassed central area with outdoor picnic tables is perfect for session intermissions or break out activities. NMIT can be used in conjunction with Old Saint John's, which is located next door.