Light Nelson is a group of two independent entities, The Collective and Te Ramaroa Trust.

The Collective – is the creative driving force behind Light Nelson. It is a collection of people with varied backgrounds including artists, technicians etc. The Collective is a supportive and collaborative environment designed to foster creativity and education. The collective has developed into a creative resource that has been increasingly involved in other events, activities and projects.

The Te Ramaroa Trust – is responsible for the overall delivery and management of the Te Ramaroa event including finding and allocating sponsors, contracts for artists and other contractors required for the projects including health and safety requirements.