There’s always something exciting happening in Hawke’s Bay – but remember to base yourself in The Village.

11 Oct

Open Day at Hastings Golf Club

With summer on the way, it’s time to get out & about! Come and enjoy a brilliant day out at Hastings Golf Club, at our Open Day! All welcome.


If you want to give golf a go – or just want to take the family somewhere new & exciting – please do come along!


So, what’s happening?


– Hole in One Competition to WIN a $20,000 Suzuki Swift! Thanks to Bayswater Vehicles. Everyone is welcome to have a go – and it’s free to take part!


– Loads of spot prizes! Including 10 Toshiba wireless speakers, NZ Golf apparel, Trinity Hill wine, Bolle sunglasses from Shattky Optometrists and various prizes from Suzuki.


– Free have-a-go on the covered Driving Range

View Event

he Hawke’s Bay A&P Bayleys Wine Awards are now in their 15th year.


An Awards Dinner at the Waikoko Gardens to celebrate Hawke’s Bay as a region and the 2015 competition Wines. The Awards objective is to identify, promote and celebrate excellence in wine making in the Hawke’s Bay region as well as endorsing the contribution viticulture has to the economic, cultural and social well-being of Hawke’s Bay.


Entries are only accepted from wineries with wine made from 85% Hawke’s Bay grapes. Over 90% of Hawke’s Bay wineries including multinational wine makers with vineyards in and out of Hawke’s Bay enter this competition.

View Event

The Hawke’s Bay A&P Society is delighted to host the 2015 Royal Show – the premier Agricultural Show in New Zealand at the 2015 Hawke’s Bay A&P Show.


Hawke’s Bay on Show is an iconic event steeped in history. It’s as close as town and country will ever get!


We are working to deliver a modern Royal Show grounded on strong livestock competition, national entries, classic A&P features and a place for town and country to come together in a celebration of rural life in New Zealand. All together with all the entertainment, carnival atmosphere, yummy food and family fun that you’d expect at your Hawke’s Bay A&P Show.

View Event
View more *


Keep up to date with what’s happening in Havelock North – news, views and goings-on in and around the Village. You can also follow us on Facebook or sign up to our regular email newsletters.


Jetstar confirms it is coming to Hawke’s Bay

September 2, 2015

Jetstar will fly to Napier from December. The Qantas-owned low-cost airline announced this morning that it will be introducing services into ...


New GM to help company grow

September 2, 2015

Austin Mortimer has been appointed group general manager for the Havelock North Fruit Company, the parent company of Rockit apples. Havelock North ...


Spiegeltent bringing art to Bay

September 2, 2015

Hawke’s Bay is preparing for a heavy dose of quality culture with the launch of a new arts festival. Havelock North Village Green will play ...


Bay firms excited by Jetstar decision

September 2, 2015

Business leaders are unanimous in praise of Jetstar’s decision to operate Auckland flights from Hawke’s Bay, starting in December ...

View more *