Your guide to events in Nelson, New Zealand
Friday 5th-Sunday 7th November 2021
A weekend of paddle sports taking place on the water at Tahunanui Beach and Maitai River. Featuring long distance races, short distance race, social paddle, relay and sprint races. Take part or come along and watch Waka Ama, Surfskis and Stand Up Paddleboards (SUP) all take to the water with a mix of competitive and social paddlers of all ages from both the North and South.
Make Paddlefest Nelson the reason to visit the Top of the South and spend some time visiting the attractions the region offers.
Tahunanui Beach foreshore and Maitai River
Entry for competitors $60. Spectators free.
Tickets from Nelson SUP Club