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Holiday Hours

Below are the open hours for Council services and facilities for public holidays for Easter 2022.

Customer Service, Civic House, Trafalgar Street

Closed Good Friday and Easter Monday.
Council is always available by phone 03 546 0200 for emergencies; 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

NBus Service

Monday 31 January and 7 February – Saturday schedule applies.

Find out more.

Nelson Public Libraries

  • All libraries are closed Friday and Monday
  • Saturday: open as usual (Stoke 10-1) Elma Turner (10-4)
  • Sunday: Nightingale and Stoke libraries closed; Elma Turner Library open 1–4pm

More info

Recycling and Nelmac Rubbish Collection

Collections that usually happen on Friday 15 April will be collected Saturday 16 April. More info.

Please check with your provider for other collections.

Nelson Waste Recovery Centre

  • Friday: closed
  • Saturday: 8:00am to 4:30pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am to 4:30pm
  • Monday (holiday hours): 10:00 to 4:30
  • Tuesday (back to normal hours): 8:00 to 4:30

See the usual hours.

Broadgreen Historic House and Isel House

Closed Good Friday. Open Easter Monday 11am - 3pm.
More info.

Founders Heritage Park

Closed Good Friday. Open as usual Easter Monday.

 More info

Waahi Taakaro Golf Course

 Open from 8am to 7pm

More info.