Daily Archives: September 4, 2010

Nelson Weekly Roundup

Saturday, 4th September 2010

Sure felt that bump this morning, and then the mobile rang – family in Christchurch ok,

7-4 quake

they have things all over the floor ….7.4 7.1 on the magnitude scale is sure getting up there…

The votes are in and Nelson Independent bookseller Page & Blackmores has been voted the best in……[more]

Agent from Whangamata fined $5000 for “tampering with contract” ……[more]

Six Nelson homes make finalists in National Building Awards.

Rollos Six Hour Adventure Race has opted for an “urban feel” this year.

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The annual race will see athletes running and cycling all over Nelson & Stoke this weekend, not as the local paper reports “in its traditional location in the region’s remote hinterlands.” …… [more]

Big slice of Brooklyn in Wellington (ok not Nelson news but interesting still) goes for a song – hows this for something to sing about – The Dominion Post reports “A big part of the trouble-plagued Brooklyn Rise housing development, on which Lombard Finance is owed more than $40 million, has been sold by Lombard’s receiver for just $2.25m.” …something to make Wynoda  [more]