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1st XV win Quad Tournament

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The Nelson College 1st XV team held on to their 6-3 half time lead to win the 89th Quadrangular Tournament in Wellington against Wellington College. A fantastic result for these boys.

Education Review Report

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The Education Review Office has just released a report – “Careers education and guidance:- good practice.” The report focuses on good practice and showcases 10 secondary schools with high quality careers education. Nelson College is one of the 10 schools featured. It...

US Ambassador visits Nelson College

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United States ambassador Mark Gilbert spent Thursday morning at Nelson College. He met with senior students and then shot hoops with some Giants players and Nelson College players. Click to view related article in Nelson Mail

Seven Sharp TV segment Friday 5 June

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Myanmar Boys & their trip to Wellington TV One Seven Sharp ran a story on the Myanmar boys and their trip to Wellington to watch NZ and Myanmar play in the Junior Football World Cup. Click here to watch link to related article in the Nelson Mail

Smokefree Rockquest Heats Success

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On Saturday night, round 30 bands and performers were in the Rockquest heats.  Both of the rock bands from the college were chosen for the final 10 bands to perform this coming Friday. Congratulations to the following boys: Tom Sommerville guitar, Joshua Hayles singing, Jamie...

British High Commissioner and Governor of Pitcairn visit NC

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Headmaster Gary O’Shea with visiting British High Commissioner and Governor of Pitcairn Jonathan Sinclair 15 May 2015

Thursday Marlborough exchange and Mufti day changes

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Please note the following school changes for Thursday 14 May due to the 1st XV game being televised live by SKY TV Timetable for Thursday Period 1 & 2 as normal. Period 3 – shortened and finishes at 11.50 (uniform check then boys to the start of the game at 12.00.) Boarders...

Nelson College 1st XV Rugby Game Saturday 25 April

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Because of ANZAC commemorations NZRFU have asked that there be no games before 1:00 pm.  Accordingly our game will start then.

Nelson College Old Boys’ named in NZ U20 Rugby Team

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The New Zealand Under 20 Rugby Team has just been named and Nelson College have three Old Boys in the team.  This is for Tests against Japan, Samoa and Australia in early May.  After that the Under 20 World Cup squad is named.  This year the World Cup is in Italy. They are: Tom...

Nelson College Tennis Champs Results

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Results for the Nelson College Tennis Champs. Winner Junior Singles – Corbin McFadgen, Runner up – Thomas Zohrab Winner Junior Doubles – Corbin McFadgen and Rohan Trill, Runner up – Thomas Zohrab and Josh Simpson Winner Junior Singles Consolation Plate – Hugo Allais, Runner up –...