Nelson Bays Rugby Union was a New Zealand rugby union team that played from 1968 to 2005.
|Full name||Nelson Bays Rugby Union|
Nelson Bays was founded in 1968 when Nelson merged with Golden Bay-Motueka and played until 2005 when they joined with Marlborough to become Tasman Rugby Union in 2006.
|1992||NPC Division 3 Champions|
|1999||NPC Division 2 Champions|
|2004||NPC Division 2 Champions|
Nelson Bays challenged for the Ranfurly Shield 6 times but were never successful.
Nelson Bays had two All Blacks in their existence, Trevor James Morris and Rico Gear. Morris managed 20 games as an All Black, including three test matches, between 1972 and 1973.