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29 Mar 2018

Nelson Rugby Club Celebrations

Pursuant to the Local Government Act 1974, notice is hereby given that Nelson Rugby Football Club proposes to temporarily close Selwyn Place  to ordinary vehicle traffic.  It will be an offence under this Act for any persons without an authorised permit to use the road for ordinary vehicle traffic during the period of closure. 

The road to be closed:
Selwyn Place from Trafalgar Square East to Trafalgar Square West

Date and time of closure:
29 March 2018 at 11am until 1.30pm

This road closure is to enable the celebration of the 150th year of the Nelson Rugby Football Club (Inc), NZ’s oldest Rugby club.

Any person wishing to give feedback about this proposal is requested to do so in writing by Friday 16 March 2018, attention Melissa Ramsay of Nelson City Council, PO Box 645, Nelson, or email  The decision of whether the roads will be closed will be advertised on Council’s website at

Nelson City Council thanks the public for its patience and understanding.