Trafalgar Centre

Nelson Sports Awards

Date:     25/11/2017

Venue:  Trafalgar Centre


Saturday, 25 November
Trafalgar Centre, Nelson

The Nelson Sports Awards is Sport Tasman's signature event of the year and recognises outstanding performance to service and sport by people of the Nelson region.

Get ready for a great evening celebrating the successes of our region's athletes, coaches and lifetime contributors to sport. This is a highlight on the Nelson sporting calendar and a night not to be missed.


Categories for this year's awards:

  • Sportsman of the Year
  • Sportswoman of the Year
  • Sports Team of the Year
  • Junior Sportsman of the Year
  • Junior Sportswoman of the Year
  • Junior Sports Team of the Year
  • Masters Sportsperson/Sports Team of the Year
  • Coach of the Year
  • Lifetime Contribution to Sport

Click here to view a list of the 2016 nominees.



This event is open to the public and tickets will go on sale closer to the event. Tables are in rounds of ten and you can either purchase a full or partial table. Tickets will be available through Sport Tasman. Contact Rita Merriman on 03 923 2311 or



Trafalgar Centre, 13 Paru Paru Road, Nelson



Saturday, 25 November

5pm - 11pm


This is a formal, black tie event.



The event has been running since 1959. 

  • Click here to view the winners history.
  • For a list of 2016 winners click here
  • Lifetime Contribution to Sport recipients can be viewed here.

2016 Winner
Liam Malone

2015 Winner
Zoe McBride
2011 Winner
Shane Christie
2012 Winner
Team Seagate
Adventure Racing


More Information

For more information please contact Rita Merriman, Events Manager


Phone: 03 923 2311


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Rita Merriman
Events Manager
03 923 2311