Welcome to the website of the Nelson Science Society (NSS) and its Astronomy Section (AS). NSS is a branch of the Royal Society Te Apārangi and promotes science within the Nelson/Tasman region by holding regular scientific talks from a variety of experts throughout the year and by promoting science education in schools and colleges.

The Astronomy section is run as an independent constituent of the NSS and maintains its own program of events (see Astronomy Section pages for full details and newsletter).

See the Support page for details of how you can become a member.

Nelson Science Society AGM

Nelson Science Society AGM November 13th 2018 7.15 – 9.00 pm Room G104, NMIT The evening will start at 6.30 pm with drinks and nibbles. At the end of the AGM members are welcome to join the committee at the Freehouse for a drink. Agenda and reports: … Read More