Story: Nelson region

Nelson region

The Nelson region is bounded by Marlborough to the east, the West Coast to the west and Canterbury to the south. A holiday destination, it is known for its sunny weather, beaches, orchards and three national parks.

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Carl Walrond, 'Nelson region - Overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/interactive/28798/nelson-region (accessed 4 March 2021)

Story by Carl Walrond, updated 1 Aug 2015