No School? Improve your Football

Register for the FC Nelson April School Holiday Programme now. Over the school holidays our very own George Campbell & his very capable assistants will be holding Football clinics for 6 to 8 year olds, and 9 to 12 year olds.

'7 A-Side' is back

The FC Nelson 7 a-side tournament is being played on Saturday 17th March at Guppy Park. Last year it was ever so popular and its a fabulous way to get the ball rolling for 2018. Kick-Off's at 10, with 3 divisions, cash prizes and a whole lot of footy fun. What could be finer on Saint Patricks Day?

8th AGM for FC Nelson

The 8th Annual General Meeting (AGM) for FC Nelson is scheduled to be held on Monday, 26th February 2018. It will start at 7-00pm at The New Street Steakhouse, 58 Collingwood Street, Nelson.

Junior Skills Kick-Off Soon

6 to 8 year olds can have fun learning all about the beautiful game in a match orientated environment at "Discover Football". 9 to 12 year olds can take their game to the next level with "Football Development". Both sessions start soon at Neale Park and a great way to get set for the season.

Women's Head Coach Needed

If you are a Qualified Level 2 Coach with the right attitude then we want to hear from you. It is the club's long term ambition to develop a 1st Division Womens team that is capable of winning the local competition. And competing in other competitions throughout New Zealand.

Junior & Youth Coordinator Vacancy

FC Nelson needs the right person for this key role. We need someone to help us deliver great quality football experiences to our members, both on & off the pitch. If you're a good communicator & organiser, have competent computer skills, a good attitude & a passion for football (helpful but NOT essential) then read on.

FC Nelson School Holiday Programme

This is a great opportunity for boys and girls to improve their skills and have some footy fun under the January sun. From the 15th our very own George Campbell will be helping young players develop and realise their potential at Neale Park. This year age groups have been split to offer a more tailored programme and a better delivery focus.

Monday Night Schools Football

Great to see all the kids enjoying our Monday Night Schools Football League. Thanks go out to George Campbell, all the parents & helpers involved & all our Club sponsors for making these 'kids footy' evenings possible.

FC Nelson 1st Division Team make the News

FC Nelson won the 1st Division title this year in style. It's been 4 years since the title was ours, but now it is you can see the Stuff article and Captain Nick's comments here.

FC Nelson Prize Givings

It's time to celebrate the season. Junior Prize Giving (9th to 14th Grade) will be held on Saturday 16th, 9:30am Nelson Intermediate Hall - Youth Prize Giving (17th to 19th Grade) & Senior Prize Giving will both be held Saturday 23rd at New Street Steakhouse, Youth at 5:30pm & Seniors at 6:30pm. Read article for full details.

Major Partner

The FC Nelson Soccer Shop is open.

FC Nelson is proud to be associated with Puma. And right now all official club gear is discounted. Look sharp this season, and remember to use the club code, FCNELSON at the check-out to receive your discount. 


FC Nelson are looking for sponsors in 2018. If you are involved in a business or know of a business that may be interested in being part of FC Nelson please contact us.

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To find out if the Nelson sports grounds are open you can ring the NCC grounds message line on 546 2068 and this will tell you if they are open or closed.


Listen to More FM (92.8 FM) from 7:20 am on Saturdays – any cancellations are announced at 7:20 am and 7:45 am. There will only be an announcement on the radio if games are cancelled. If there is no announcement then games are taking place.