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Multicultural Santa Parade has a Chinese flavour

The first Santa Parade in Nelson for two years was a multi-cultural event with several local cultural groups participating along with other ...

Nelson Shared Lunch a huge success

 Over fifty people turned up for the Nelson CFS shared lunch with the Chinese Association held at the NMIT Library Learning Centre ...

Nelson Newsletter, November 2022

Here is your NZCFS Nelson November newsletter with details of our next branch meeting on Sunday 27 November where we have decided to reach o...
Artwork of hills, with a plaque reading "Richmond, Nelson" in English and Chinese

Nelson Celebrates New Zealand-Hubei Week

In celebration of NZ/Hubei week on November 14 a video conference was held with Hubei Municipal Government officials as well as representati...

Nelson Newsletter, October 2022

Here is your NZCFS Nelson October newsletter with details of our next branch meeting on Friday 28 October when we will be able to enjoy ...
china week

Nelson Newsletter, September 2022

Nimen hao,Here is your NZCFS Nelson September newsletter with details of Nelson’s China Week from Wednesday 28 September to Saturday...
Nelson Branch Executive and Life Members with the Consul General.

Christchurch Consul General visits Nelson Branch

Nelson Branch were delighted to host the new Christchurch Consul General Madam He Ying during her first visit to Nelson after taking up her ...
New Zealand's First Chinese Immigrantappo hocton wang ah poo hoc ting

Appo Hocton (NZs first Chinese immigrant) book reprint

APPO HOCTON: WONG AH POO HOC TING New Zealand’s First Chinese Immigrant, Nelson 1842-1920The Nelson Branch believes the story of Appo H...

Christine Ward–Messages and Essay

Christine Ward’s passing has left us all grieving. Barbara Markland and Bruce Ward have received a number of messages from NZCFS members and...

Remembering Christine Ward

Nelson branch secretary Christine Ward passed away during the night of September 12, at the age of 80. She had entered hospital with complic...

Nelson Newsletter, August 2021

Our Nelson Branch August newsletter includes details of our next meeting on Friday 27 August.Jun Kagaya"I Went to School in China"...

NELSON NEWS & EVENTS

Multicultural Santa Parade has a Chinese flavour

The first Santa Parade in Nelson for two years was a multi-cultural event with several local cultural groups participating along with other more traditional Christmas floats. The parade was held on Sunday 4 December. Some members of the Nelson Branch...