Saxton Field Fitness Station

Saxton Fitness 1

Contractor:  Nelmac
Project Manager: Nelson City Council
Budget: $120,000
Status: Completed

June 2017

All work is now completed. Please go along and enjoy these machines. Thanks to the Nelson Lioness Club for their support of this project.

May 2017

The project is almost complete. The fitness machines have been installed with just some minor work still to be done.

What we are doing

Council is installing eight fitness machines at Saxton Field, near to the entrance to the Saxton Stadium. The machines will be similar  to those already in use at Tahunanui Reserve, Orchard Reserve and beside the Maitai Path at Collingwood Street. This installation is also being supported by the Nelson Lioness Club.

Saxton Fitness 2

Why we are doing it

To enhance the recreation opportunities while helping the community to improve their physical health and well-being.


Construction has started on site with the first lot of  equipment to due to arrive in late March/early April.  Please take care around the work area while the installation is being done.