Nelson City Libraries

Medianet is available at the Elma Turner Library in Nelson

Ask a librarian about the medianet viewing station, or access it through the PC terminals in the main room of the Library.


Elma Turner Library, 27 Halifax Street, Nelson


Mon - Fri 10am - 6pm | Sat 10am - 1pm | Sun 1pm - 4pm

Venus of the South Seas (James R. Sullivan, 1924)
A Royal Occassion (Nelson Cine Club, 1955)

Local film highlights include:

  • Through the Far-famed Buller Gorge (1920s)
  • Takaka Jubilee (1946)
  • Nelson Daffodil Parade (1916)
  • People's Day at the Blenheim APA Show (1928)
  • The early feature Venus of the South Seas (1924), in which Nelson stands in for an exotic South Seas island