Coastguard Nelson covers from the top of Farewell Spit to the northern tip of D’urville Island , Tasman bay inclusive.

Visit our About Us section for more information on our unit's Vessel, Sponsors and how you can Contact Us.


Legal Name Nelson Volunteer Coastguard Inc
Charity Number    CC33023 


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