We are a non-profit society who organise the annual Nelson Performing Arts Competitions. These competitions offer students in Dance, Instrumental and Speech and Drama an opportunity to perform.

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2018/2019 Committee

Contact Members  
Chairman/PresidentMartin White03 545 1305
Vice President - Past Chair.Jo Price03 547 8220
TreasurerBruce Gee021 484 1248
SecretaryJan Berthelsen03 546 6144
Alan Price03 547 8220
Judi Davies03 547 2620
Nicola Berthelsen021 277 8061
CupsTineke Buyck 03 359 4137

Section Conveners

DisciplineContact NamePhoneEmail
DanceNicola Berthelsen021 277
Speech and DramaJo Price03 547 8220
Vocal and InstrumentalJan Berthelsen03 546

Life Members


The committee relies on, and appreciates, the assistance of the membership. We welcome new members and please contact us if you are interested in becoming a member.

Postal Address:

Nelson Performing Arts Competitions Inc

c/o Jan Berthelsen

10/179 Waimea Road

Nelson 7010

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NPAC would like to thank its sponsors

Pacanz RNBS The Rata Foundation