Enjoying a day at Tahuna Beach are from left; Paris Heslop, 9, Chloe Polglase, 9, Maria Polglase, Israel Heslop, 7, Jordan Polglase,8 and Ruby Heslop, 10. Photo: Sinead Ogilvie.

Tahuna is summer in Nelson


Life in Nelson is a beach and we have our region’s most popular in our backyard. There’s no question about it Tahunanui beach is one of Nelson’s most iconic and tens of thousands of people will flock to it’s shores this summer. Along with the sun, sand and sea Tahunanui offers a range of entertainment, activities and places to relax and unwind over the holidays.

The domain can be used for a range of recreational activities, play a game of cricket, kick a ball around, or have a picnic on the grass.Make the most of the free BBQ facilties and the variety of food and drink stalls that make Tahunanui beach a little holiday mecca.

There are a handful of great bars and restaurants clustered around Tahunanui beach, convenient takeaways and casual dining at family friendly venues mean you can spend the day at the beach enjoying the many amusements and be entertained into the night.