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Nelmac wins Best Commercial Stand at Ecofest 2013

Date: September 10, 2013By: NelmacUnder: Environment
Congratulations to the Nelmac team for winning best commercial stand at the recent Ecofest. The SmartRaft display from Johanna and Rob was a big hit with the crowds while Neal managed to RECYCLE his earth friendly refuse spiel over and over throughout the event with great success....
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See the SmartRaft at Ecofest

Date: August 15, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment
We are excited to be at Ecofest showcasing our SmartRafts. This is an opportunity for the public to see a new initiative developed by Nelmac’s Conservation & Ecology team to assist in the cleanup of degraded waterways. Johanna Guettler will be on hand to explain the finer points of the project and how it works. The SmartRaft concept fits really well with our business and demonstrates how Nelmacs innovative ...
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Nelmac sponsors Garden Marlborough

Date: July 18, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, Marlborough
Nelmac are proud to be the principal sponsor of the 2013 Nelmac Garden Marlborough Festival running from November 6 to 10. This year marks the 20th Garden Marlborough Festival and there is a great line up of  speakers from around the globe include Rosemary Alexander, founder of the English Gardening School, plus Kiwi expert Beverley McConnell, creator and owner of Ayrlies Garden in Auckland, and renowned Wellington c...
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Nelmac Nursery Staff Report Rare Bats

Date: July 12, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, Nelson, Nursery
Staff at Nelmac’s Ecology and Conservation nursery, in Atawhai Drive, have reported regular nightly sightings of a rare native bats above the Nelson nursery. Robert Fryer, Conservation & Ecology Leader at Nelmac believes it is possible the bats were drawn by the “takeaway feast” of insects that were attracted to the nearby floodlights at Neale Park. Read todays full front page article by the Nel...
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New Betta-Bins Truck is news

Date: May 31, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, Nelson, Refuse & Recycling
              The new Betta-Bins Vehicle has hit the streets and the Nelson Mail featured it on Wednesday 29 May. The new vehicle looks fantastic. See the Nelson Mail article below:    ...
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Facebook competition winner

Date: April 11, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, Nelson, Nursery
Congratulations to our Nelmac Facebook competition winner Lesley Kotua. Lesley (pictured above left) has won an eco-sourced Corokia Cotoneaster plant which she is received from Nelmac team members Ciara and Lynda. If you’d like to enter our next eco-sourced plant prize draw visit our Nelmac Facebook page and enter....
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Welcome home Nelmac firefighters – Front page news

Date: January 27, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, Nelson
Front page news! We’re proud to welcome home our Nelmac team members who have been firefighting in Australia. Four Nelmac team members were sent to Australia as part of a Waimea Rural Fire Authority contingent supporting the Australian fire fighters battling huge blazes. Nelmac volunteer firefighters: Steve Wilkens, David Newton, Stu Saunders and Ashton Oliver arrived back at 8.55pm Wednesday night, very tired ...
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Sustainability Awards Recognition

Date: October 1, 2012By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, Nursery
Nelmac Nursery wins a judges’ commendation at the Sustainability Awards. Congratulations! A core objective for Nelmac is to be “a leader on the pathway to sustainability”. Nelmac’s recognition for sustainability came at the recent Southern Region Sustainable Business Network Awards when its nursery arm was awarded a judges’ commendation. “Winning this award is fantastic, it’s an external recognition of th...
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