- Nelson has the highest sunshine hours of anywhere in New Zealand - no wonder it's such a popular place to visit!
- The pub at Upper Motere is famous for it's pioneer charm - call in and have a pint or a glass of an award winning wine from the Nelson region.
- The Maori name for Farewell Spit is "Onetahua" which translates as "heaped up sand". An apt name if there ever was one!
- The Murchison Gold Course has 9 holes on the banks of the Buller River. A beautiful place to play.
Visit Jasons for motels, motor lodge and motor inn accommodation throughout Nelson. Options include serviced self-contained units with phone, TV, internet, air conditioning, kitchen, bathroom and laundry services.