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Nelmac Supports Nelson Arts Festival 2014

Date: August 8, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, News
Nelmac is proud to support the Nelson Arts Festival 2014. The festival is a well-loved part of the Nelson Calendar and this year’s line up of performances , happenings, writers and  events is certainly worth celebrating. Nelmac congratulates all involved. Click HERE to view the Nelson Arts Festival Programme 2014. (Photo courtesy Tim Cuff for NCC)  ...
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Nelmac Garden Marlborough

Date: August 8, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Marlborough, News
Following a spectacularly successful event in 2013, Nelmac Garden Marlborough has secured a host of nationally and internationally acclaimed speakers, writers, cooks and personalities to entertain and enlighten us in 2014. Included in the line-up are: Australian landscape designer and keynote speaker, Michael McCoy Chefs – Bevan Smith and Julie Biuso Garden writer, Lynda Hallinan   Add to that an array of ...
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Water Great Idea

Date: July 25, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, News
Together with Nelson City Council and  the Nelson Marlborough District Health Board (NMDHB), Nelmac are proud to support the Nelson water initiative to take sugary drinks off the menu. Following the example of NMDHB to ban sugary drinks on their premises, Nelmac congratulates Mayor Reese and Nelson City Council for their decision to also ban sugary drinks at Council Facilities and events. Along with Nelmac Water, bot...
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Light Nelson Relit for 2014

Date: July 4, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: News
LIGHT NELSON:  July 11-13 – 5.30 to 9.30 pm     ENTRY FREE  Once again the Queens Gardens will transform into a magical illuminated zone as Light Nelson flicks the switch on another magical winter event. As a foundation sponsor, Nelmac salutes the Light Nelson team for their vision and hard work in creating a community event for all to enjoy. Click here for more information on LIGHT NELSON 2014  ...
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Widdershins MTB Hits You Tube

Date: June 24, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, News
Commissioned by Nelson City Council and built by Nelmac Conservation & Ecology with input from Nelson Mountainbike Club, Widdershins Trail is now open to ride. View the video to see the trail build in action and the faces of Nelmac Conservation Rangers Ben and Ian (The track’s design and crafting team ) as they take to their bikes for the all important test ride. (Video Courtesy: Pointer Productions)...
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Involution link Trail opening

Date: June 18, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: News
Commissioned by Nelson City Council (NCC), built by Nelmac Conservation & Ecology and with technical input from Nelson Mountain Bike Club (NMTBC), the new ‘Widdershins Trail’ will open this Friday. Running around the hillside, the new trail links the top of Glider Road with the start of the Involution trail, reducing the climbing time and increasing the length of flat and downhill trail. Designed by Nelmac Conser...
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The beat goes on…

Date: May 14, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Nelson, News
  Congratulations to Nelson School of Music and the Nelmac Facilities Management Team for ensuring that the beat goes on for music lovers and music learners in Nelson. Now installed next door to the Main School buildings, which are closed due to earthquake risk, NSOM Manager Francis McElhinney  has worked hard along with the Nelmac Facilities Management Team to make it happen. View the full story here: The Beat ...
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Nelmac pro-active safety recognised by Worksafe NZ online

Date: May 1, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: News, Nursery
This month Worksafe NZ added Nelmac Nursery to its online Case Study showcase .                     Here’s what they had to say: Challenge The task of hanging flower baskets in Nelson Central Business District seems harmless enough – but in fact, due to a huge variance in building styles and the various locations of hooks under verandas and on poles there was a significant risk of a fall from height occurring. ...
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Nelmac Facilities Management flushed with success

Date: March 27, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Uncategorized
As the construction team behind the new Christ Church Cathedral toilet block, Nelmac Facilities Management are delighted to see the facility now officially open to the public. With a design in keeping with the architecture of the Cathedral – and its garden location atop Piki Mai/Church Hill, the new facility is a welcome replacement to the ablution block which formerly serviced the area....
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Nelmac Biosecurity Team take to You Tube

Date: March 13, 2014By: EditorUnder: Environment
Tired of explaining exactly what they do in a way that their mates can understand, Nelmac Biosecurity team members, Ben, Ben and Sam, have captured an average day at work and taken it to You Tube. As part of Nelmac Conservation & Ecology’s contribution to DOC’s Whio Recovery Project, the lads cover over 100 kilometres on foot every month to manage 54k’s of trap line. Professional , committed and...
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Nelmac’s One Team wins Tug of Peace for the fifth year in a row

Date: January 29, 2014By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Uncategorized
Nelmac’s ONE TEAM has done it again! Organised by Nelson Tasman Hospice, the annual Tug of Peace saw eight strong teams trying to pull each other across the line in the hot midday sun on 29 January. The atmosphere on top of Trafalgar Street was great and the Nelson weather was a treat. Duncan Renwick captained this year’s Nelmac team, supported by 11 other strong men from across the Nelmac business.  8 team members w...
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Refreshed Buxton Square facility a hit with locals

Date: December 20, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Uncategorized
The makeover of Nelson’s Buxton Square toilet block is almost complete and already the new look is a hit with locals. During November and December, a team of Nelmac and council staff, along with volunteers and qualified builders, worked to get the toilet block ready for summer. Along with new toilets, the team have installed new hand-basins, mirrors and a wheelchair-friendly stall, while the exterior has been refresh...
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Green thinking at the A&P’s

Date: December 2, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment, Uncategorized
Land owners with plans to restore, revegetate and beautify their land were given a helping hand with information and advice from Nelmac’s Conservation andEcology teams when they attended the regional A&P Shows during 2014.  Nelmac’s specialist Conservation & Ecology team were out in force advising rural landowners on all aspects of revegetation, erosion control, waterway restoration and plant selection....
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Nelson Growables Garden Fair 2013

Date: November 21, 2013By: EditorUnder: Environment, Nelson, Nursery
With plants galore and a host of green–thinking businesses displaying their wares, Nelson Growables 2013 attracted local families from all over the region. For the fifth year in a row the Nelmac plant crèche provided a safe haven for precious plant purchases. With their ‘growables’ bagged and tagged, visitors were free to enjoy the displays, music, food and general fun of the fair. Growables also offers locals an opp...
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Merry Christmas from Nelmac

Date: November 20, 2013By: EditorUnder: Environment, Uncategorized
Nelmac is proud to have been involved in the installation of the Christmas tree on the church steps.  This week , along with support and contributions from  local businesses (Glenn van der Leij fabricating the metal frame, Hampijan Ltd supplying the netting, RGB Event Lighting with the lights, Powertech doing the lighting installation, and Hireach and Byrne helping with the transport) and utilising last year’s ...
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Nelmac Garden Marlborough winner

Date: November 20, 2013By: EditorUnder: Environment, Marlborough
Congratulations to Allanah Robinson the winner of three beautiful Nelmac made hanging baskets. Allanah entered the draw at Nelmac’s Garden Marlborough fete stand and was very excited when the three magnificent displays arrived at her Blenheim home. Allanah said that she was looking forward to having them add some colour to her otherwise green-toned garden scheme....
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Nelmac Garden Marlborough a huge success

Date: November 14, 2013By: EditorUnder: Environment, Marlborough
Nelmac Garden Marlborough 2014 was a huge success for all involved with record crowds, world-class speakers and a typical scorching hot Fete day to round out the event. As naming rights sponsors Nelmac would like to congratulate everyone on delivering such a fantastic festival to the gardeners, conservationists and families of the Top of the South....
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SmartRaft finalist in Eco Awards

Date: November 11, 2013By: NELMAC MarketingUnder: Environment
www.stuff.co.nz/nelson-mail/news/9386342/Plant-raft-reaches-eco-finals Congratulations to our own Johanna Guettler and the Nelmac Conservation and Ecology team on reaching the finals of the Sustainable Business Network Awards. To read the story please click the link above....
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