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Recent news about Nelson and RWC 2011

26 May 2011

'100 days to go' competition opens 1 June

Nelson City Council will celebrate 100 days to go until Rugby World Cup 2011 on 1 June by launching a central business district competition in conjunction with the Nelson Weekly to build support for the four teams Nelson is hosting for the Tournament: Italy, USA, Australia, and Russia. Mayor Aldo Miccio says the competition will be a great opportunity for business to build excitement for the 20,000 international and domestic vistitors who are coming to Nelson.

9 Mar 2011

Rugby World Cup 2011 volunteers needed

Still more volunteers are required for Rugby World Cup 2011 set to kick off in September. Interviews of about 30-45 minutes will be held between 9 am to 6 pm at the Trafalgar Park Pavilion, on March 16 and 17.