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Recent news about Nelson and RWC 2011

20 Nov 2009

RWC 2011 Newsletter #2

November update for Nelson RWC 2011
Group steers way for community involvement in RWC 2011
An eight-member steering group has been appointed by Nelson City Council to engage community and business involvement in Rugby World Cup 2011. The Nelson RWC 2011 Steering Group members are:

14 Sep 2009

RWC 2011 Newsletter #1

Rugby World Cup project manager appointed
The Council has appointed Simon Bruce-Miller to the role of Project Manager - Rugby World Cup (RWC) 2011. He begins his full-time role on 14 September, joining the team of staff responsible for the planning and delivery of Nelson's successful bid to host RWC 2011.

2 Sep 2009

RWC 2011 project manager appointed

Nelson City Council has appointed Simon Bruce-Miller to the role of Project Manager - Rugby World Cup 2011. He begins his full-time role on 14 September, joining the team of staff responsible for the planning and delivery of Nelson's successful bid to host RWC 2011.

7 Apr 2009

Report says Rugby World Cup could mean millions for region

Nelson City Council’s proposal to host Rugby World Cup games, a team, a festival of rugby, and live site is expected to be rewarded with millions flowing into the region during the event according to a newly-released economic impact assessment (EIA). Huge long-term benefits from the city’s association with the RWC are also projected, especially from regional exposure on the global media stage and marketing efforts to both domestic and international tourists and visitors.