Nelson is the second oldest settled city in and the oldest in the . It is in a region often known as or the "Top of the South" and is actually slightly north of the capital city of in the .
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Notable Places in the Area

The , Pupuri Taonga O Te Tai Ao is a regional museum in the city of Nelson, . Photo: Mike Dickison, CC0.

is a sports ground located beside the CBD of Nelson, in New Zealand's . Photo: Lazioman, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a museum in Nelson, New Zealand, housing a number of groups with historical themes, including transport. Photo: Ambrosia10, CC0.

is a small island in Tasman Bay, off the coast of Nelson, New Zealand. is situated 2 km west of Nelson. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

is an inner suburb of Nelson, New Zealand.

, as its name suggests, is the main port area of Nelson, New Zealand.

is one of the suburbs of Nelson, New Zealand. is situated 2½ km west of Nelson.


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