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October 2020

Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

This stunning exhibition features a broad range of historic and contemporary taonga from the collection of the Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi. Translated as 'always here', Tēnei Tonu shares diverse stories of local Iwi Ngati Kahungunu and their enduring connection to the...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver, valued for its rarity and attractive lustre, has for centuries been mined and formed into an extensive range of domestic, personal, religious, and ceremonial objects. Silver is one of the most versatile and singular precious metals: it is malleable and ductile and has a relatively low...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans was born in Birmingham, 1878, the second eldest in a family of eleven children. At the age of nine, Lewis contracted poliomyelitis (polio) a muscle wasting illness. His lower body paralysed, he was for the rest of his life dependent on a bath chair, (similar to a wheel chair) for...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism presents art from key moments in Aotearoa, New Zealand's history. Here we see artists speaking out against legacies of capitalism, industrialism, and colonialism, working in the cause of political movements. These artworks reflect periods in which New Zealand citizens fought...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 24 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Children's Holocaust Memorial Exhibition

Children's Holocaust Memorial Exhibition

Children's Holocaust Memorial - Te Whakamaharatanga o te Parekura Tamariki A unique Memorial honouring the 1.5 million children killed during the Holocaust 'giving a voice to those who cannot speak' and serving as a reminder to stand up to prejudice, discrimination and apathy. On display in...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 31 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Skeletons of Society Exhibition - Sean Duffell

Skeletons of Society Exhibition - Sean Duffell

Sean Duffell’s assemblages are historical remnants created and represented as somewhat of a cabinet of curiosity, depicting environments of a lost and forgotten yesteryear combined with found historical elements relating to specific areas of Aotearoa. These disused, abandoned places were at...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 29 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Minecraft Mondays

Minecraft Mondays

Come along to Minecraft Mondays, where you can swap tips and collaborate with other like-minded gamers. Interested? Great! You will require your own device with Minecraft installed/downloaded. Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. Held every Monday, term time only. We may take...

Date: Monday 19 October to Monday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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CAN Annual General Meeting

CAN Annual General Meeting

All welcome! CAN is proud to announce that the Annual General Meeting will be held at 5.30 pm on Monday 19 October 2020. Come along and learn more about YOUR community Arts Centre, and how it is governed and managed on a daily basis. Have your say, join as a member and vote for the 2021 CAN...

Date: Monday 19 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Move better and feel more awesome with "Not Yoga" classes. Also known as Awareness Through Movement®, these classes do wonders to ease muscular discomfort and habitual tension (especially the kind you don't even realise you are holding) as well as improve your mobility, coordination, balance...

Date: Monday 19 October to Monday 7 December
Where:
Movement Works Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF2020 Presents - Shel We?

HBAF2020 Presents - Shel We?

Shel We? Inspired by the works of renowned American writer Shel Silverstein, Shel We? is an invitation. An enchanting, playfully intriguing, and visually stunning dance show. Shel Silverstein was a critically acclaimed writer of children’s books such as Where the Sidewalk Ends, Falling Up and...

Date: Monday 19 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Pastel Art Group

Pastel Art Group

Hastings Artists Group Pastel group. Join the Hastings Artists Group pastel sessions here in the Hastings War Memorial Library. Held every fortnightly on Tuesday mornings. For more information contact Ian Thompson 876 7851 or 021 160 3443. We may take photographs or video recordings during...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

A Justice of the Peace is available in the Flaxmere Library every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm. (They take a break over the ChristmasNew Year weeks). Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the community. If...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Eve Kireka: Ahokore Ahikaaroa

Eve Kireka: Ahokore Ahikaaroa

Eve Kireka: Ahokore Ahikaaroa - Keeping the home fires burning Alcove Gallery In this installation piece, Kireka has explored the feminine elements of the natural world, creating a narrative using light and mixed media to explore the connections between cosmic influences and the future of...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Saturday 31 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Akiko Diegel: lost, lost property

Akiko Diegel: lost, lost property

Akiko Diegel: lost, lost property Japanese-born artist Diegel lives and works in Auckland, her work often dealing with the realisation of existence: Things that are consumed, worn, worked, carried, forgotten or collected. This new installation explores the dichotomy of thought when encountering...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Saturday 31 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tika Tonu: 30 Kahungunu Artists

Tika Tonu: 30 Kahungunu Artists

Tika Tonu brings emerging and established contemporary painters and sculptors from the iwi of Ngāti Kahungunu ki Wairoa, ki Heretaunga, ki Wairarapa together in an exhibition of artwork derived from, but beyond the tradition. Tika Tonu presents a new arts face. Māori artists who, while...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Saturday 31 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat is a friendly gathering of book lovers. Come along to talk about the books you've been reading and to see what's new in the library. All welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 26 January
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Ready2Rock Preschool Active Movement Session

Ready2Rock Preschool Active Movement Session

Ready2Rock is a free community active movement class for children 0-6yrs funded by the Ministry if Education and facilitated by Rockmybaby. This is a popular session with our educators and families but is open to everyone! Our sessions are facilitated by registered a Early Childhood Teacher, who...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Peak Fitness & Health, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Scrabble Club

Hastings Scrabble Club

Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

A Justice of the Peace is available in the Hastings Library every Tuesday and Thursday from 2pm - 4pm. (They do take a break over the Christmas/New Year weeks). Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Co.Starters Cohort 6

Co.Starters Cohort 6

New to Business or have a great Business idea? If you have a great business idea or start-up and an entrepreneurial mind-set, we want to help you develop it further. The Co.Starters programme helps entrepreneurs and business start-ups by equipping them with the best tools and resources...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 8 December
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. We may take...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2020 Presents - Pecha Kucha

HBAF 2020 Presents - Pecha Kucha

DOOR SALES ONLY: Pecha Kucha is the fun, fast-paced speaking format that’s brought communities together the world over and highlighted local treasures and surprises since it began in 2003. Originally devised by Astrid Klein and Mark Dytham of Klein-Dytham Architecture (KDa) in Tokyo, Japan to...

Date: Tuesday 20 October
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Youthful, Fresh, Fabulous | Makeup Coaching Workshop

Youthful, Fresh, Fabulous | Makeup Coaching Workshop

SOLD OUT! See our next upcoming workshops on Eventfinda or our website: www.makeup-etc.net/workshops Harness the power of your makeup. This fully practical, interactive workshop will teach you how to create an everyday fresh, radiant and age-appropriate flawless makeup look with professional...

Date: Tuesday 20 October
Where:
Havelock North Function Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Social Rock N Roll Club

Social Rock N Roll Club

Come and join us every Tuesday night for a great night of Rock n Roll dancing and music. If you wish to become a member the cost is $5.00 for the year. RnR lesson's given on the night. We also hold a social every second Sunday each month. For further info phone Mike 0200801048.

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 29 December
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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NZSO Timeless

NZSO Timeless

Update: With the ongoing uncertainty due to the COVID-19 situation, we regret that all scheduled New Zealand Symphony Orchestra concerts and associated events until 31 July, 2020 have been cancelled. -- Principal Partner Ryman Healthcare. Edo de Waart Conductor. Beethoven orch. Weingartner...

Date: Tuesday 20 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Timeless

Timeless

Hamish McKeich, Conductor WA Mozart, Symphony No. 40 Haydn, Symphony No. 64 Tempora Mutantur Beethoven orch. Weingartner, Grosse Fuge The NZSO sees out Beethoven’s anniversary year with a programme placing Beethoven’s achievements in the context of his great contemporaries Haydn and...

Date: Tuesday 20 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF2020 Presents - Two Hearts Hawke's Bay World Tour

HBAF2020 Presents - Two Hearts Hawke's Bay World Tour

Two Hearts After dazzling New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom, Laura Daniel (Seven Sharp, Funny Girls, Jono & Ben, 7 Days, Dancing With The Stars) and Joseph Moore (all those shows apart from Dancing With The Stars) bring their bombastic pop comedy - duo to Hawke’s Bay for the very...

Date: Tuesday 20 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Art for Beginners

Art for Beginners

Art for Beginners 8 weeks of classes Wednesdays 21 October - 9th December: Come and have a go, explore the world of colour and form, and discover your artist within. Make your first steps or grow your confidence as an artist. We will introduce you to simple techniques using a variety of media:...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taruna College, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Te Moana Glow Show!

Te Moana Glow Show!

Illuminate kids’ hearts and minds with this magical giant scale glow-in-the-dark puppet show! Go under the sea with a courageous Kina on her journey of discovery across the Pacific Ocean to Aotearoa. It’s a delightful story of our kai moana and the whakatauki ‘He waka eke noa. We are all in...

Date: Wednesday 21 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Knit and Natter

Knit and Natter

Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Taradale Library. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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‘Sew Fun’ Weekly Classes - Term 4 2020

‘Sew Fun’ Weekly Classes - Term 4 2020

Recycle, re-use and re-purpose your hoarded fabric! Sew up a storm while making new friends in the relaxed atmosphere of the CAN workshop. This weekly class is for beginners to experienced students of mixed abilities. Learn basic sewing skills as a newbie or extend your existing skills, whilst...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings War Memorial Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Creative Writing Group

Creative Writing Group

Are you or would you like to be a writer? Be inspired to get started or continue your writing journey by joining our creative writing group. We meet monthly in the Hastings War Memorial Library. Come along and join like minded people for company in your creative journey. All welcome. Contact:...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous is a weekly (term time only) drop-in session where children aged 5+ can come along and build things with Lego. There will be themes or challenges each session that can be completed or work on your own project. All you need to do is bring along your imagination! Every...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Spring Wine Walk: Havelock North

Hawke's Bay Spring Wine Walk: Havelock North

This event was originally planned for 26 August and was re-scheduled to 21 October due to Covid restrictions at the time. Winter Wine Walk Series: Havelock North For one night only restaurants in Havelock North will be hosting wineries as pop-up cellar doors. This is your chance to try some...

Date: Wednesday 21 October
Where:
Havelock North i-SITE, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Move better and feel more awesome with "Not Yoga" classes. Also known as Awareness Through Movement®, these classes do wonders to ease muscular discomfort and habitual tension (especially the kind you don't even realise you are holding) as well as improve your mobility, coordination, balance...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Movement Works Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
From Drug Design to Future Fuels

From Drug Design to Future Fuels

Dr Nicholas Drinnan will talk on: What is the connection between the biological activity of small molecules, lignocellulosic substances, the substrates and products of acidogenic fermentation, and a potential low emission diesel replacement fuel? At the core of an organic chemist’s understanding...

Date: Wednesday 21 October
Where:
Holt Planetarium, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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'CAN SEW' Evening Sewing Classes - Term 4 2020

'CAN SEW' Evening Sewing Classes - Term 4 2020

Recycle, re-use and re-purpose your hoarded fabric! This evening class is for beginners to experienced students of mixed abilities. Learn basic sewing skills or extend your existing skills, whilst at the same time creating something useful. The projects will grow with complexity as you gain...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Comedy: DJ Trump & Alexander Sparrow: CANCELLED

Comedy: DJ Trump & Alexander Sparrow: CANCELLED

“He’s good” - TV3 “Very good” - TVNZ “He nails it” - Prime TV Two hit comedy shows, one hilarious night! Also featuring award-winning opening act, 87-year-old brothel owner, Pat Goldsack. DJ Trump: See public Trump at a rally AND private Trump in therapy! The Don's had a...

Date: Wednesday 21 October
Where:
Leopard Hotel, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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HBAF2020 Presents - Black Lover

HBAF2020 Presents - Black Lover

Award-winning playwright, Zimbabwean Stanley Makuwe brings us a gripping drama about war, politics and colonialism. Black Lover brings to life a great New Zealander and explores how two men stand with courage against terror in a nation experiencing deep racial divides. “We must make it...

Date: Wednesday 21 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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2020 Hawke's Bay A&P Show: New Format

2020 Hawke's Bay A&P Show: New Format

We welcome the general public into the Tomoana Showgrounds Via Gate 3 to enjoy the Mahons Carnival and 'Favourite bits' from the A&P show including Animal World Petting Farm, vintage machinery displays and our pop-up buy local market. We are pleased to host the very best of equestrian and stock...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Friday 23 October
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Move better and feel more awesome with "Not Yoga" classes. Also known as Awareness Through Movement®, these classes do wonders to ease muscular discomfort and habitual tension (especially the kind you don't even realise you are holding) as well as improve your mobility, coordination, balance...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Movement Works Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes


Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa is an evolving form of yoga rooted in traditional Hatha. Flowing sequences integrate movement with breath while increasing strength and flexibility. Though each class is tailored toward the students, you will enjoy a dynamic and energetic class. All levels welcome and mats and props...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Thursday 17 December
Where:
The Yoga Space, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF2020 Presents - Ecology In Fifths

HBAF2020 Presents - Ecology In Fifths

Ecology in Fifths Inspired by H Guthrie Smith’s (1921) Tūtira: The Story of an NZ Sheep Station, Ecology in Fifths unravels the NZ myth of a ‘clean green and natural landscape’ — revealing the environmental tensions that lie underneath our grassy paddocks and forest...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Friday 23 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wine Options presented by Hawke's Bay Women in Wine

Wine Options presented by Hawke's Bay Women in Wine

Calling all wine lovers & enthusiasts to get a team of friends, family, or colleagues to join us at our Wine Options Quiz Night! The event will be held on Thursday 22nd of October from 6.30 pm at the amazing Crab Farm Winery (511 Main North Road, Bay View). Through the night there will be 6...

Date: Thursday 22 October
Where:
Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Linocut Evening Classes - Term 4

Linocut Evening Classes - Term 4

Lino is a printmaking medium suitable for extended exploration, so if you have some experience of printmaking and want to get experimental, sign up and join in the fun. You can refresh your skills and/or extend them and go at your own pace. This course is not suitable for absolute beginners, but...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Night - Banksy Save The Queen

Paint and Wine Night - Banksy Save The Queen

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in Napier! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! The need to...

Date: Thursday 22 October
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Guns Of Brixton (Clash Tribute) with  Plush AZ

Guns Of Brixton (Clash Tribute) with Plush AZ

Guns of Brixton play the Brilliant tunes of the Clash One of the greatest bands out of the UK. Plush AZ is a ALT Rock band which covers a lot of the Grunge period bands brilliantly. A great night of wonderful music. Guns of Brixton play the Brilliant tunes of the Clash One of the greatest...

Date: Thursday 22 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Guns Of Brixton (Clash Tribute) with  Plush AZ

Guns Of Brixton (Clash Tribute) with Plush AZ

Guns of Brixton play the Brilliant tunes of the Clash. One of the greatest bands out of the UK. Plush AZ is a ALT Rock band which covers a lot of the Grunge period bands brilliantly. A great night of wonderful music. Guns of Brixton play the Brilliant tunes of the Clash. One of the greatest...

Date: Thursday 22 October
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2020 Present - Tell Me on A Sunday: CANCELLED

HBAF 2020 Present - Tell Me on A Sunday: CANCELLED

PLEASE NOTE - Due to a tragic family bereavement of a cast member, The Real Theatre Company is no longer able to present 'Tell me on a Sunday' as part of the Harcourts Hawke’s Bay Arts Festival Programme. All ticket buyers will be contacted soon for a full refund or alternative...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Saturday 24 October
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF2020 Presents - Troy Kingi - The Ghost of Freddie Cesar

HBAF2020 Presents - Troy Kingi - The Ghost of Freddie Cesar

The Ghost of Freddie Cesar - Troy Kingi and The Clutch The Ghost of Freddie Cesar is the fourth instalment in multi-award-winning musician/actor Troy Kingi’s aspirational 1O 1O 1O Series, to release 10 albums in 10 genres in 10 years. Brought to life by the latest iteration of his band, Troy...

Date: Thursday 22 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Comedy: DJ Trump & Alexander Sparrow: CANCELLED

Comedy: DJ Trump & Alexander Sparrow: CANCELLED

“He’s good” - TV3 “Very good” - TVNZ “He nails it” - Prime TV Two hit comedy shows, one hilarious night! DJ Trump: See public Trump at a rally AND private Trump in therapy! The Don's had a hard life – he’s never fitted in, his dad hated him, and he’s in a minority...

Date: Thursday 22 October
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Amazing Dinosaur Discovery

The Amazing Dinosaur Discovery

The Amazing Dinosaur Discovery is a 2 hour interactive dinosaur walk through that brings prehistoric times alive again! Come and explore the prehistoric ages and discover over 30 lifelike dinosaurs. You don't want to miss the crowd favourite Tyrannosaurus Rex, the 12m long neck of...

Date: Friday 23 October to Monday 26 October
Where:
Havelock North Domain, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF2020 Presents - The Perfect Gift

HBAF2020 Presents - The Perfect Gift

The Perfect Gift After sell-out shows with the White Face Crew’s Double Derelicts and La vie dans une marionette in previous Festivals, Justin Haiu returns with The Perfect Gift. Inspired by themes from Justin’s own childhood - one of three brothers, who lost their Dad at a young age, and were...

Date: Friday 23 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Bay Day Out

Bay Day Out

Bay Day Out with Jack Knife Beat and Blues at the Abbey. These guys are absolutely awesome and we are pumped to have them back. Heart thumping, time travelling blues rock! Specialists in this genre and pulling their inspiration from the likes of Stevie Ray Vaughan and Jimi Hendrix, the...

Date: Friday 23 October
Where:
Abbey Winery & Brewery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wairoa Maori Film Festival 2020

Wairoa Maori Film Festival 2020

Nau Mai! Nau Mai! Haere Mai! Wairoa Maori Film Festival 2020! Join us for the 15th annual Wairoa Maori Film Festival, to be held at the Gaiety Theatre. Wairoa, and Taihoa Marae, Wairoa from Friday, October 23 to Monday, October 26. We have a full weekend of films in Wairoa, and three big...

Date: Friday 23 October to Monday 26 October
Where:
The Gaiety Theatre, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Happy Hour with Alexander Nicole

Happy Hour with Alexander Nicole

Come join us for happy hour specials from 5 pm and stick around for a free acoustic live music set with Alexander Nicole from 6 pm. Alexander Nicole, an original songwriter, engaging performer and all-around muso, is thrilled to be bringing her charm and talent with an acoustic set this time...

Date: Friday 23 October
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Shapeshifter

Shapeshifter

SHAPESHIFTER’s Music Is Crafted By a Living, Breathing Band of Musicians, With All the Form-changing sonic possibilities live instrumentation offers. The five-strong lineup of P.Digsss (vocals), Sam Trevethick(guitar/synths/sampler), Dan McGruer (synths/sampler), Nick Robinson(bass/synths/MPC)...

Date: Friday 23 October to Saturday 24 October
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Spring Fling - Labour Weekend

Spring Fling - Labour Weekend

Spring Fling - let's welcome the warmer months with a great weekend of music. Friday Night - 23/10 Our Local Band Magnetix - They have a strong following of members, friends & family, they know how to get the place rocking Saturday Night 24/10 The Brendon Ham Band - They are regarded as...

Date: Friday 23 October to Sunday 25 October
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF2020 Presents - Tami Neilson: the F Word

HBAF2020 Presents - Tami Neilson: the F Word

The F Word: Songs of Feminism in Country Music - Tami Neilson From Dolly to The (Dixie) Chicks, THE F WORD is the journey of feminism through song from the first #1 hit for a female country artist in 1952, through to today. Performed by award-winning Country artist Tami Neilson and her hot...

Date: Friday 23 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun

Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 14 November
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa is an evolving form of yoga rooted in traditional Hatha. Flowing sequences integrate movement with breath while increasing strength and flexibility. Though each class is tailored toward the students, you will enjoy a dynamic and energetic class. All levels welcome and mats and props...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 19 December
Where:
OptimalMe Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Outer Space Art Workshop

Outer Space Art Workshop

Welcome to Outer Space! Use fun art techniques to create galaxies and planets and draw weird and wonderful creatures to inhabit them! Two separate workshop spaces for ages 5 - 7 yrs and 8 - 11yrs. All materials provided. Presented by the experienced tutors from The Pencil Room.

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2020 - Billy Lids Creative Festival for Kids

HBAF 2020 - Billy Lids Creative Festival for Kids

The festival is delighted to support The Drama Workshop and include the inaugural Billy Lids Creative Festival for Kids in our programme. A whole day out at Keirunga Gardens where the doors will be thrown open to whanau. With a mix of free and paid arts experiences on offer, explore the Arts in...

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Surface Sounds - an installation by Campbell Burns

Surface Sounds - an installation by Campbell Burns

Campbell Burns creates interactive sound works that puts you, the viewer in the performer's seat. Campbell’s works have been installed in galleries around the country. Come and check out what crazy interactive music / sound work he has in store for you in the historic Homestead Building at...

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Hawke’s Bay Art Trail 2020

The Hawke’s Bay Art Trail 2020

This year sees the return of the Hawke’s Bay Art Trail, a revitalised weekend of art indulgence, offering a rare glimpse into the studio spaces of the region’s creatives, artists and designers that are listed in the Hawke’s Bay Art Guide. Tour the region, stop off and visit the artists and...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Sunday 25 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hawke's Bay Inkers Pop Up Gallery and Print Sale

Hawke's Bay Inkers Pop Up Gallery and Print Sale

The Inkers "Pop Up" Art Trail Exhibition and Gallery at Labour weekend will include live printmaking demonstrations and unframed bargains, as an exciting addition to the Art Trail. The printmakers have been working away on their quality handmade prints for this event, which will include...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Sunday 25 October
Where:
Formerly Jessicas Shop, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso Holt Gallery Arbuckle’s practice is a process-driven exploration of place, bridging the notions of landscape with the languages of abstraction. He manipulates the fundamentals of scale, format, composition, material, colour and mark-making to produce sculptural...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 23 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Superhero Circus

Superhero Circus

'Superhero Circus' from Rollicking Entertainment! A show for the whole family! 10am and 4pm. Dress as your favourite superhero and come and join the fun - there will be juggling, ladder walking, escapology, magic, gross stunts and silliness. Part of the Billy Lids Creative Festival for Kids.

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

A Justice of the Peace is available in the Havelock North Library most Saturdays 10am-12noon. (They will be on a break over the Christmas-New Year weeks). Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 19 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Public Art: Walking Tour

Hastings Public Art: Walking Tour

Join our Hastings City Art Gallery guides for a fascinating tour of the much loved public art of Hastings. Meet at the gallery entrance in Civic Square, next to the Hastings Library. A minimum of five attendees are required for the tour to proceed. No booking required (approx 90 mins). For...

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Artist Floor Talk: Matt Arbuckle

Artist Floor Talk: Matt Arbuckle

"Challenging the concept of space both metaphorically and physically, Arbuckle imbues his paintings with complex and emotional narratives, evocative of a sense of the concrete and of the abstract." Join us to hear artist Matt Arbuckle talk about his new exhibition. Free, no booking required.

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Rhubarb

Rhubarb

Join Mary Kippenberger and Peter Charlton-Jones for an hour of fun-filled fantasy storytelling! Interactive storytelling with music, costumes, reworked fairytales, laughter and lots and lots of volunteers...the stars of the show! Grab a seat or cushion in the theatre and join in the hilarity -...

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Arty Animals Art Workshop

Arty Animals Art Workshop

An animal themed art workshop for animal lovers. Try out fun drawing ideas and design your own animal artwork using ink and watercolour. Separate workshops for ages 5-7 yrs and ages 8 - 11 yrs. Presented by the talented tutors from The Pencil Room.

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Spring Trail - Run, Walk, Ride

Spring Trail - Run, Walk, Ride

Run, walk, cycle or mountain bike the Tukituki Trails, enjoying this beautiful trail on the banks of the Tukituki River in the heart of Central Hawke’s Bay. Enjoy a leisurely walk or ride along the limestone or have a go at the Tukituki and Gum Tree Farm mountain bike tracks. Take the kids...

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
The Tuki Tuki Trail, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Wallingford Spring Writing Retreat

Wallingford Spring Writing Retreat

The Wallingford Spring Writing Retreat is an exclusive weekend workshop where you are invited to discover your inner writer whilst surrounded by nature, beauty and other like-minded people. Join internationally renowned poet and performer Sara Hirsch for an indulgent two-day creative experience...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Monday 26 October
Where:
Wallingford Homestead, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Spring Sessions

Spring Sessions

30 Saturday Spring & Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 27 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Find Your Inner Superhero

Find Your Inner Superhero

Are you super strong, super fast or super kind? Learn how to stand with confidence, show the world how awesome you are and perform some really cool tricks. An introduction to character, body language and balance. We use our imaginations and our bodies to explore how different types of people walk...

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Jazz In The Vines - Spring Edition

Jazz In The Vines - Spring Edition

Join us for a spring day of jazz with vocalist Lady Larisa, renowned pianist Ben Fernandez and their jazz band. Lady Larisa is a well known jazz vocalist in Hawkes Bay but has also toured internationally particularly in the US and Latin America and opened for Michael Bublé. She recently...

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Abbey Winery & Brewery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Creatures of the Deep - Art workshop

Creatures of the Deep - Art workshop

Dive down to the depths of the ocean and take a look around in this ocean themed workshop. Use drawing and watercolour to create wishy, washy underwater worlds. Separate workshops for ages 5-7 yrs and ages 8 - 11 yrs. Presented by the talented tutors from The Pencil Room.

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Keirunga Gardens, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Magpies v Manawatu Turbos

Magpies v Manawatu Turbos

Mitre 10 Rugby at McLean Park as the Mighty Magpies take on Manawatu. Round up friends, clients or family to cheer the boys in black and white on. There will be tonnes of competitions, giveaways, activation's and fun activities to enjoy... oh there will also be a game of rugby. See you there!

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Jazz by the Sea

Jazz by the Sea

Live Music is Back at Hygge. an evening of Jazz with a fantastic line up of talent. Doors open at 6:00pm. Dine till 7:30pm. Music 7:30-9:30pm $20 cover charge. Jazz food available to purchase Ben Fernandez is one of the top pianists in the country and has a style that can adapt to any genre...

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Hygge at Clifton Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF2020 Presents - Tūtira mai ngā iwi

HBAF2020 Presents - Tūtira mai ngā iwi

Tūtira mai ngā iwi featuring: Don McGlashan, Hollie Smith, Lisa Tomlins, Louis Baker, Tama Waipara and Whirimako Black Tūtira mai ngā iwi is a special concert for the community of Te Matau a Maui. We welcome you to join us for a night filled with waiata, joy and aroha. Stand together...

Date: Saturday 24 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Napier Sunday Market

Napier Sunday Market

What is the Napier Sunday Market? The biggest Market in Hawkes Bay! Well over 60 stalls to explore and featuring live music and buskers.Great range of fresh fruit when in season. Well worth a visit! Sunday morning, it's not too far, Beside the Ocean and next to the Spa Grab a...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 17 January
Where:
Marine Parade Domain, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Opening the 20th Celebrations and Book Launch

Opening the 20th Celebrations and Book Launch

The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market has been operating for 20 years. Join Sir Graeme Avery at 9am, to cut a Birthday Cake and officially open a month of 20th year celebrations! Followed by the launch our book produced for the occasion 'Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market - the First 20 Years'. This gorgeous...

Date: Sunday 25 October
Where:
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 February
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Gwavas Homestead, Garden and Puahanui Bush Tour

Gwavas Homestead, Garden and Puahanui Bush Tour

Gwavas Homestead and Garden is a place of impressive history and grandeur and one of Central Hawke’s Bay’s iconic Historic Homesteads. Gwavas’ 9 hectare ‘Cornish Woodland Garden’ which is a spectacle for all the senses, with azaleas, rhododendron, camellia and magnolia, beautiful birdlife...

Date: Sunday 25 October
Where:
Gwavas Garden Homestead, Tikokino, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Spring Sundaze

Spring Sundaze

30 Spring & Summer Sundays at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ben Throp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Alex Richardson - The Pukes ukhelele rock band. - Lady Larisa - Climate - The Acoustic Project Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2020 - Ecology in Fifths

HBAF 2020 - Ecology in Fifths

Inspired by H Guthrie Smith’s (1921) Tūtira: The Story of an NZ Sheep Station, Ecology in Fifths unravels the NZ myth of a ‘clean green and natural landscape’ — revealing the environmental tensions that lie underneath our grassy paddocks and forest canopies. Spectacular performance...

Date: Sunday 25 October
Where:
Guthrie Smith Outdoor Education Centre, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Organ concert

Organ concert

The church welcomes the return of Martin Setchell to perform. Two years ago, Martin played for the inaugural concert on the newly purchased Rodgers 579 digital organ, to an enthusiastic audience. This year's concert programme will feature a wide range of entertaining music, too. In the hands of an...

Date: Sunday 25 October
Where:
St Columba's Presbyterian Church, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sounds at the Cellar featuring Hollie Smith

Sounds at the Cellar featuring Hollie Smith

The first event of it's kind! Moana Park Estate is excited to welcome you to the first official Sounds at the Cellar. We have invited one of New Zealand’s most predominant and iconic musicians, Hollie Smith, to perform for you as you enjoy our delicious new wines. Hollie Smith is one of...

Date: Sunday 25 October
Where:
Moana Park Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF 2020 - NZTrio:  Interfusions

HBAF 2020 - NZTrio: Interfusions

NZTrio is renowned for its eclectic repertoire, outstanding talent and warm kiwi stage presence. After a two year period of transition, with founding cellist Ashley Brown inviting an amazing array of talented guest musicians to join him on stage, NZTrio is thrilled to begin a new era in 2020 with...

Date: Sunday 25 October
Where:
Blyth Performing Arts Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Fernandez & Friends Jazz Collab

Fernandez & Friends Jazz Collab

End your Labour weekend Sunday with smooth live jazz from pianist-composer Ben Fernandez, vocalist Lady Larisa and band. Ben Fernandez and Lady Larisa are an outstanding collaboration who will have you enjoying quality jazz with all of the feels. Ben is one of the top pianists in the country and...

Date: Sunday 25 October
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF2020 Presents - Avantdale Bowling Club

HBAF2020 Presents - Avantdale Bowling Club

Avantdale Bowling Club When you think about the history of New Zealand hip hop over the last 10 years in terms of era-defining artists, not many stand out ahead of Tom Scott. From Home Brew to @Peace to Average Rap Band to Avantdale Bowling Club, Scott has been everywhere within the local rap...

Date: Sunday 25 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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HBAF2020 Present - Bic Runga

HBAF2020 Present - Bic Runga

Bic Runga Since the release of her first single Drive in 1996, certified multiple platinum artist Bic Runga has been awarded almost every musical honour in New Zealand, making her New Zealand’s undisputed pop royalty. She has won the prestigious APRA Silver Scroll songwriting award and 20...

Date: Monday 26 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Growing Your Brand Through Effective Digital Marketing

Growing Your Brand Through Effective Digital Marketing

This session is designed to support you in growing your business through digital marketing and more importantly how to grow it without overwhelm, without adding ridiculous hours or investing huge money. The key to growing your brand and business lays in your digital marketing strategy. Social...

Date: Wednesday 28 October
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales are book groups which operate in partnership with the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind. This group is run by the Friends of the Taradale Library. The Friends and volunteers read from some interesting titles that are available from the Royal New Zealand Foundation for...

Date: Wednesday 28 October to Wednesday 23 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous is a weekly (term time only) drop in session where children aged 5+ can come along and build things with Lego. There will be themes or challenges each session that can be completed, or work on your own project. All you need to do is bring along your imagination! Every...

Date: Wednesday 28 October to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Multiple Steps for Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple Steps for Multiple Sclerosis

Join us for our 9th year of running our fun event up and over Bluff Hill or for a more sedate course you can meander along Marine Parade's Rotary pathway Register via our website.

Date: Wednesday 28 October
Where:
Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Shows Must Go On

The Shows Must Go On

Dust off those musical theatre cobwebs and return to your seats to indulge in the magic of the very best songs from stage and screen. Showcasing an all-star cast of New Zealand voices from the international stage, this glittering concert of musical theatre showstoppers is not one to miss. The Shows...

Date: Wednesday 28 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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How To Be Cool And Confident When 'Put On The Spot'

How To Be Cool And Confident When 'Put On The Spot'

Glossophobia is the fear of public speaking – this session will lessen the fear and boost your confidence when you get ‘put on the spot.’ When you are asked to give an opinion, make an impromptu speech, or when you want to make a good impression, do you freeze up? Most of us don't like...

Date: Thursday 29 October
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Watercolour Painting Group

Watercolour Painting Group

Are you a watercolour artist? Join other enthusiasts with the Hastings Artists Group! Hastings Artists Group Watercolour sessions are held every fortnight on Thursday afternoons at Hastings Library. For more information about coming along contact Ian Thompson 876 7851 or 021 160 3443.

Date: Thursday 29 October to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Jamie Patterson: Awokening

Jamie Patterson: Awokening

Fresh off a smash-hit tour in 2019, Jamie Patterson was due to debut his first solo hour 'Awokening' at The Melbourne International Comedy Fest until it was cancelled due to Covid. A rising star in the New Zealand comedy circuit, pro comedian at Auckland's The Classic and Grand Finalist in the New...

Date: Thursday 29 October
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Stories for the Season

Stories for the Season

Sharing Christmas memories is fun! Write about what Christmas means to you, and create something that will be cherished by your loved ones. In this workshop, you’ll work with memories of what Christmas was like for you growing up, or the story of a particular Christmas. Jo will help you...

Date: Friday 30 October
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Night Before Halloween by Lee Gaylor - Opening & Exhibition

Night Before Halloween by Lee Gaylor - Opening & Exhibition

Painter/composer Lee Gaylor’s ‘Night Before Halloween’ exhibition is a collection of new, never previously exhibited works, all, as he likes to say, ‘diabolically hatched’ during his 2020 season. Excerpts from Lee’s compositions will drift about occasionally during the opening...

Date: Friday 30 October to Thursday 12 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Reb Fountain - Album Release Tour

Reb Fountain - Album Release Tour

Award winning New Zealand singer-songwriter, Reb Fountain, announces an extensive 10-date tour in celebration of her upcoming self-titled album, her debut for Flying Nun Records. Pulling out all the stops for this collection of noir punk-folk songs, Reb is taking her band the length and breadth of...

Date: Friday 30 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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National Sports Club Tournament: CANCELLED

National Sports Club Tournament: CANCELLED

To encourage our mates to have regular health checks and to make them aware of the support agencies available for men dealing with mental health issues. The sports to be played in the initial year are Rugby League 9’s, Rugby 7's and Touch Rugby. Through our competitive nature we are using...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Mitre 10 Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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2020 New Zealand Kyokushin Nationals

2020 New Zealand Kyokushin Nationals

Full contact karate action right from the get go! Come along for a full day of entertainment and support all the competitors from 5 to 65yr olds. This is the 1st tournament for the year as all previous events have been cancelled due to the Worldwide Pandemic, so everyone is excited to get out on...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Club Hastings, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Movement & Wellness 1-day Retreat

Movement & Wellness 1-day Retreat

Our 1-day Movement and Wellness Retreat is completely about you. A perfect opportunity to relax and recalibrate with mindful “Not Yoga” movement lessons, breathing and relaxation techniques. Plus you will take home tips and ideas for daily practices to integrate more movement and...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Movement Works Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Harakeke Weaving Workshop

Harakeke Weaving Workshop

In this fun and relaxed workshop you will learn how to create a small open woven kete using the whakapuare method, and a small decorative ipu using the kupenga method, out of harakeke (flax). Tutor Lee Olsen will guide you through the process of raranga (weaving) step-by-step, using the traditional...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Zeff Fest 2020

Zeff Fest 2020

Zeff Fest is back! This Halloween bash is not to be missed. Join us for a trick or cider treat, dance until you lose your feet. Costumes optional. Get your ook and spook on in the sun as we welcome in the new season. Featuring live music from some of Hawkes Bay best musicians, including...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Zeffer Cider, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Amazing Dinosaur Discovery

The Amazing Dinosaur Discovery

The Amazing Dinosaur Discovery is a 2 hour interactive dinosaur walk through that brings prehistoric times alive again! Come and explore the prehistoric ages and discover over 30 lifelike dinosaurs. You don't want to miss the crowd favourite Tyrannosaurus Rex, the 12m long neck of...

Date: Saturday 31 October to Sunday 8 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Inspirato

Inspirato

From a year full of challenges comes “Inspirato” a performance of Inspiration – Inspired dancing, Inspired Creativity, Inspirational music and celebrating our Inspirational young Dancers. Come and experience the Magic and the Love of Dance. This exceptional performance will be enjoyed by...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Mozzarella, Feta and Haloumi Cheese Making Workshop

Mozzarella, Feta and Haloumi Cheese Making Workshop

In this three-hour long workshop, you will learn how to make halloumi, feta, and mozzarella. You will be taught by Chris Van Der Have and Pauline Korevaar of Farmhouse Kitchen. All equipment and ingredients to make cheese are provided, and a beginner's Italian Kit (valued at $42.90) from Mad...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Scented Soy Candle Making Class

Scented Soy Candle Making Class

Learn Two Crafts In One Lesson. Soy candle making is a gentle, satisfying craft enjoyed by both young and old. After the candle making demonstration, you will learn two methods of decorating glasses to make your candle. All materials provided. You will go away from this demonstration with...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Calico Craft Supplies, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Music in the Park at Crab Farm!

Music in the Park at Crab Farm!

We're opening up our outside park area for a relaxing afternoon of live music, delicious casual food and a few wines! We'll provide the soundtrack to summer as you kick back and enjoy a range of platters and casual style snack food in our outside park area. Bring the kids, a picnic blanket or low...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Free fun for the whole family. Learn new crafts, activities, and music with a Bible theme. Included is a light meal. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. All are welcome so bring your friends and neighbours. We look forward to seeing you.

Date: Saturday 31 October to Saturday 19 December
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Halloween Party

Halloween Party

Halloween Latin Dance Party. Tango, Swing, Salsa, Bachata. Enjoy an evening of social dancing. Theme: Halloween Doors open: 6pm 6-8pm: Milonga (Tango) 8pm-Late: DJ (Salsa, Swing, Bachata) DJ: Adrian Leineweber Event Hosted by Evan & Sandy Event is open to dancers and spectators,...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Hawkes Bay Latin Dance Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Halloween Party with Haunted House

Halloween Party with Haunted House

A family-friendly Halloween party for the whole family to enjoy. Prizes for best costume and more. Disco and party games in the main hall. Haunted House will be open from 7 pm to 8:30pm, Small groups each half hour. Food and beverages available for purchase. All ages...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Aubyn Live Theatre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Stage Fright

Stage Fright

Stage Fright is a 40 minute terrifying tour behind the curtain at Toitoi’s Opera House. Not for the faint-hearted, this interactive creep show explores all the theatre’s dark nooks and crannies and will delight purveyors of the strange, obscure and beautiful macabre (as well as regular folk...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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A Hard Day's Night!

A Hard Day's Night!

The music you’ve known all these years ‘A Hard Day’s Night’ is a Beatles tribute celebrating the music of John Lennon and Paul McCartney. Created by David Day, the music will be performed by many artists in a variety of musical genres. Let us take you on a musical journey with David...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Waiapu Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Homecoming - NZ Tour: POSTPONED

Homecoming - NZ Tour: POSTPONED

LIKE A STORM - GLOBAL ANNOUNCEMENT We are really sorry to announce that due to the worsening of the Covid-19 pandemic, all of our upcoming NZ/UK/EU dates will be rescheduled for later on this year. All tickets & VIPs will be honoured for the new tour dates. Once the new tour dates are...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Winter Hoedown With Albi & The Wolves

Winter Hoedown With Albi & The Wolves

It's been far to long since Albi & The Wolves swept through Hastings and caused a little ruckus at the beloved Common Room. This will be their second gig since lockdown and the guys are excited to dust off the cobwebs and kick up some dust. Chris Dent (Proud albino frontman Albi), Pascal...

Date: Saturday 31 October
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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November 2020

Free
Napier Sunday Market

Napier Sunday Market

What is the Napier Sunday Market? The biggest Market in Hawkes Bay! Well over 60 stalls to explore and featuring live music and buskers.Great range of fresh fruit when in season. Well worth a visit! Sunday morning, it's not too far, Beside the Ocean and next to the Spa Grab a...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 17 January
Where:
Marine Parade Domain, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 February
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui Exhibition

Rongonui – Taonga mai ngā tāngata, ngā wāhi, me ngā takahanga (Treasured taonga from people, places and events), shares significant Māori taonga, treasures, relating to famous people, places and events. Learn about major rangatira, chiefs, Māori-Pākehā relationships, famous battles,...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 1 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

This stunning exhibition features a broad range of historic and contemporary taonga from the collection of the Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi. Translated as 'always here', Tēnei Tonu shares diverse stories of local Iwi Ngati Kahungunu and their enduring connection to the...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver, valued for its rarity and attractive lustre, has for centuries been mined and formed into an extensive range of domestic, personal, religious, and ceremonial objects. Silver is one of the most versatile and singular precious metals: it is malleable and ductile and has a relatively low...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans was born in Birmingham, 1878, the second eldest in a family of eleven children. At the age of nine, Lewis contracted poliomyelitis (polio) a muscle wasting illness. His lower body paralysed, he was for the rest of his life dependent on a bath chair, (similar to a wheel chair) for...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism presents art from key moments in Aotearoa, New Zealand's history. Here we see artists speaking out against legacies of capitalism, industrialism, and colonialism, working in the cause of political movements. These artworks reflect periods in which New Zealand citizens fought...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 24 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Children's Holocaust Memorial Exhibition

Children's Holocaust Memorial Exhibition

Children's Holocaust Memorial - Te Whakamaharatanga o te Parekura Tamariki A unique Memorial honouring the 1.5 million children killed during the Holocaust 'giving a voice to those who cannot speak' and serving as a reminder to stand up to prejudice, discrimination and apathy. On display in...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 31 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Night Before Halloween by Lee Gaylor - Opening & Exhibition

Night Before Halloween by Lee Gaylor - Opening & Exhibition

Painter/composer Lee Gaylor’s ‘Night Before Halloween’ exhibition is a collection of new, never previously exhibited works, all, as he likes to say, ‘diabolically hatched’ during his 2020 season. Excerpts from Lee’s compositions will drift about occasionally during the opening...

Date: Friday 30 October to Thursday 12 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Amazing Dinosaur Discovery

The Amazing Dinosaur Discovery

The Amazing Dinosaur Discovery is a 2 hour interactive dinosaur walk through that brings prehistoric times alive again! Come and explore the prehistoric ages and discover over 30 lifelike dinosaurs. You don't want to miss the crowd favourite Tyrannosaurus Rex, the 12m long neck of...

Date: Saturday 31 October to Sunday 8 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Otane Community Auction

Otane Community Auction

An Otane Market Initiative. Do you have good quality items sitting at home collecting dust? Otane Market is running an Auction alongside it's regular market. This is a great way to clear out the shed & house! We're looking for good quality items in saleable condition, or clearly labelled as parts....

Date: Sunday 1 November
Where:
Otane Town Hall, Otane, Central Hawke's Bay

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Doggie Day Out

Doggie Day Out

Pints and pooches at the pub! Bring your doggie out for lunch and drinks in our beer garden. We’ll be dishing up gourmet hot dogs for the humans, as well as serving our tip-top range of indie craft beers from tap and there’ll be free doggie treats for your four-legged friends. We’re also...

Date: Sunday 1 November
Where:
Westshore Beach Inn, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Sustainable Backyards Fossil Facts

Sustainable Backyards Fossil Facts

From dinosaurs to seashells (and lots in between) learn about fossils and how they tell us about what the world was like millions of years in the past- and how the world may be in the future. This event is part of Sustainable Backyards 2020, proudly hosted The Environment Centre Hawkes Bay....

Date: Sunday 1 November
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Spring Sundaze

Spring Sundaze

30 Spring & Summer Sundays at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ben Throp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Alex Richardson - The Pukes ukhelele rock band. - Lady Larisa - Climate - The Acoustic Project Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hospitality Night With The Serial Chillers And Friends

Hospitality Night With The Serial Chillers And Friends

Hospitality Night with the Serial Chillers and Friends. The 1st Sunday night of the month. For all those that work in HOSPO and anyone else that wants to let it all hang out. $5 Heiny's and Tequila Shots. Featuring the Groovy Sound of the Serial Chillers and more. Giddyup!

Date: Sunday 1 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Simply  Ballroom

Simply Ballroom

Simply Ballroom is held every first Sunday of the month come along and enjoy a mixture of all types of ballroom with DJ's Bertie & Ansie. Two hours of non-stop music - Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, Rumba or any requests for other ballroom dances. A good night of social ballroom dancing. All dancers...

Date: Sunday 1 November to Sunday 7 March
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Trinity Hill Hawkes Bay 4-Course Golf & Wine Classic

Trinity Hill Hawkes Bay 4-Course Golf & Wine Classic

PaR nz Golfing Holidays is pleased to reconfirm our partnership with the award-winning Trinity Hill Wines and World #22 Cape Kidnappers in an awesome line-up of courses for the 5th annual Trinity Hill Hawkes Bay 4-Course Golf & Wine Classic to be held from Tournament packages include 4 rounds of...

Date: Monday 2 November to Friday 6 November
Where:
Cape Kidnappers, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 2 November to Monday 7 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Sustainable Backyards- Litter Intelligence Project

Sustainable Backyards- Litter Intelligence Project

The Litter Intelligence Project is organised by Sustainable Coastlines and is the first in-depth investigation into the amount and types of litter on New Zealand's shores. It is a big job and Sustainable Coastlines needs all of the 'Citizen Scientists' it can find! If you've ever wanted to take...

Date: Monday 2 November
Where:
Richmond Road Carpark, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Minecraft Mondays

Minecraft Mondays

Come along to Minecraft Mondays, where you can swap tips and collaborate with other like-minded gamers. Interested? Great! You will require your own device with Minecraft installed/downloaded. Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. Held every Monday, term time only. We may take...

Date: Monday 19 October to Monday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Move better and feel more awesome with "Not Yoga" classes. Also known as Awareness Through Movement®, these classes do wonders to ease muscular discomfort and habitual tension (especially the kind you don't even realise you are holding) as well as improve your mobility, coordination, balance...

Date: Monday 19 October to Monday 7 December
Where:
Movement Works Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Poetry Open Mic Night

Poetry Open Mic Night

A monthly get together by Napier Live Poets. Napier Live Poets. Come along and be a part of our wonderful, vibrant poetry group, where you can share your own work and hear poems by other members of Hawke’s Bay’s community. If you want to just listen, that is fine too. Napier Live Poets is...

Date: Monday 2 November to Monday 7 December
Where:
The CAN, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Biodiversity in Hawke’s Bay – What’s Our Future?

Biodiversity in Hawke’s Bay – What’s Our Future?

Bruce Clarkson, University of Waikato will talk on Biodiversity – the variety and diversity of living things that inhabit our world; a hot topic. Recognising that much of New Zealand’s biodiversity is declining, two major strategies that seek to protect it are currently under development or...

Date: Monday 2 November
Where:
EIT Hawke’s Bay Campus, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Stage 1 Health & Safety Reps - Business Central

Stage 1 Health & Safety Reps - Business Central

Everyone who wants to be officially recognised as a H&S representative in their workplace needs to complete this course. NZ Health and Safety law requires training and recognises the role, the duties and responsibilities of workplace health and safety representatives. This course introduces you to...

Date: Tuesday 3 November to Wednesday 4 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Pastel Art Group

Pastel Art Group

Hastings Artists Group Pastel group. Join the Hastings Artists Group pastel sessions here in the Hastings War Memorial Library. Held every fortnightly on Tuesday mornings. For more information contact Ian Thompson 876 7851 or 021 160 3443. We may take photographs or video recordings during...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

A Justice of the Peace is available in the Flaxmere Library every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm. (They take a break over the ChristmasNew Year weeks). Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the community. If...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso Holt Gallery Arbuckle’s practice is a process-driven exploration of place, bridging the notions of landscape with the languages of abstraction. He manipulates the fundamentals of scale, format, composition, material, colour and mark-making to produce sculptural...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 23 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat is a friendly gathering of book lovers. Come along to talk about the books you've been reading and to see what's new in the library. All welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 26 January
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library on the first Tuesday of each month from 10:30am to 11:30am to share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a...

Date: Tuesday 3 November to Tuesday 1 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Ready2Rock Preschool Active Movement Session

Ready2Rock Preschool Active Movement Session

Ready2Rock is a free community active movement class for children 0-6yrs funded by the Ministry if Education and facilitated by Rockmybaby. This is a popular session with our educators and families but is open to everyone! Our sessions are facilitated by registered a Early Childhood Teacher, who...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Peak Fitness & Health, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Scrabble Club

Hastings Scrabble Club

Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

A Justice of the Peace is available in the Hastings Library every Tuesday and Thursday from 2pm - 4pm. (They do take a break over the Christmas/New Year weeks). Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Co.Starters Cohort 6

Co.Starters Cohort 6

New to Business or have a great Business idea? If you have a great business idea or start-up and an entrepreneurial mind-set, we want to help you develop it further. The Co.Starters programme helps entrepreneurs and business start-ups by equipping them with the best tools and resources...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 8 December
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Social Rock N Roll Club

Social Rock N Roll Club

Come and join us every Tuesday night for a great night of Rock n Roll dancing and music. If you wish to become a member the cost is $5.00 for the year. RnR lesson's given on the night. We also hold a social every second Sunday each month. For further info phone Mike 0200801048.

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 29 December
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Art for Beginners

Art for Beginners

Art for Beginners 8 weeks of classes Wednesdays 21 October - 9th December: Come and have a go, explore the world of colour and form, and discover your artist within. Make your first steps or grow your confidence as an artist. We will introduce you to simple techniques using a variety of media:...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taruna College, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

U3A Book Club: POSTPONED

Currently Postponed - but looking for new members. To join please call the Havelock North U3A Secretary on +06 878 5920. The Havelock North U3A host this book discussion group at the Havelock North Library, usually on the first Wednesday of the month. For more information please call the...

Date: Wednesday 4 November to Saturday 7 November
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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‘Sew Fun’ Weekly Classes - Term 4 2020

‘Sew Fun’ Weekly Classes - Term 4 2020

Recycle, re-use and re-purpose your hoarded fabric! Sew up a storm while making new friends in the relaxed atmosphere of the CAN workshop. This weekly class is for beginners to experienced students of mixed abilities. Learn basic sewing skills as a newbie or extend your existing skills, whilst...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Read 'N' Chat

Read 'N' Chat

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 4 November to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings War Memorial Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous is a weekly (term time only) drop-in session where children aged 5+ can come along and build things with Lego. There will be themes or challenges each session that can be completed or work on your own project. All you need to do is bring along your imagination! Every...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Move better and feel more awesome with "Not Yoga" classes. Also known as Awareness Through Movement®, these classes do wonders to ease muscular discomfort and habitual tension (especially the kind you don't even realise you are holding) as well as improve your mobility, coordination, balance...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Movement Works Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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'CAN SEW' Evening Sewing Classes - Term 4 2020

'CAN SEW' Evening Sewing Classes - Term 4 2020

Recycle, re-use and re-purpose your hoarded fabric! This evening class is for beginners to experienced students of mixed abilities. Learn basic sewing skills or extend your existing skills, whilst at the same time creating something useful. The projects will grow with complexity as you gain...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Move better and feel more awesome with "Not Yoga" classes. Also known as Awareness Through Movement®, these classes do wonders to ease muscular discomfort and habitual tension (especially the kind you don't even realise you are holding) as well as improve your mobility, coordination, balance...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Movement Works Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Accident Reporting & Investigation - Business Central

Accident Reporting & Investigation - Business Central

When accidents happen it is important to learn from them. Create a safer workplace through effective accident and incident investigation. Almost every accident involves a risk or hazard. This course will teach you to use root cause analysis as an effective method to discover why the problem...

Date: Thursday 5 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Young At Heart

Young At Heart

Join us at the Havelock North Library for a bookchat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take...

Date: Thursday 5 November to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa is an evolving form of yoga rooted in traditional Hatha. Flowing sequences integrate movement with breath while increasing strength and flexibility. Though each class is tailored toward the students, you will enjoy a dynamic and energetic class. All levels welcome and mats and props...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Thursday 17 December
Where:
The Yoga Space, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Degustation Winemaker's Dinner with Beach House Wines

Degustation Winemaker's Dinner with Beach House Wines

5-course degustation dinner prepared by Chef Malcolm Redmond matched with Hawke's Bay Beach House Wines presented by the owner and winemaker himself, Chris Harrison. Beach house winery does not have a cellar door for tasting, and seating at this event is limited. Therefore, this is the perfect...

Date: Thursday 5 November
Where:
Breckenridge Lodge, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Linocut Evening Classes - Term 4

Linocut Evening Classes - Term 4

Lino is a printmaking medium suitable for extended exploration, so if you have some experience of printmaking and want to get experimental, sign up and join in the fun. You can refresh your skills and/or extend them and go at your own pace. This course is not suitable for absolute beginners, but...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Night - B Ross Snowy Mountains

Paint and Wine Night - B Ross Snowy Mountains

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in Napier! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! The need to...

Date: Thursday 5 November
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Jingo

Jingo

Jingo! Musical Bingo Back by popular demand! This is the musical game to beat all music games. Compete in four rounds for 8 prizes by dabbing the squares as you groove to the songs. It's as simple as that. Free entry, the game starts at 7 pm. Call 06 650 3353 or email...

Date: Thursday 5 November to Thursday 3 December
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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#Bookkeepcon20

#Bookkeepcon20

#Bookkeepcon20 is being held at Napier Convention Centre from 6 - 7 November 2020 and we expect over 250 delegates to attend from around the country. #Bookkeepcon20 promises to be an exciting and insightful event, offering a great opportunity to meet with leading professionals in the accounts...

Date: Friday 6 November to Saturday 7 November
Where:
Napier Conference Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Health and Safety Essentials for Business - Business Central

Health and Safety Essentials for Business - Business Central

As a legal entity, even your small to medium sized company is known under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 as a PCBU. All PCBU's have a primary duty of care to everyone affected by work carried out in your workplace. Owners of small business are required by law to exercise due diligence to...

Date: Friday 6 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Blast In The Park

Blast In The Park

The StockCo Blast In the Park, Hawkes Bay's biggest annual fireworks event is held in the Havelock North Village at Anderson Park. A family community event, run by Havelock North Primary School as one of their main fundraising events. It's a night of live entertainment MC'd by Adam from The...

Date: Friday 6 November
Where:
Anderson Park, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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TdM NZ Young Winemaker of the Year National Final Dinner

TdM NZ Young Winemaker of the Year National Final Dinner

This year’s National Final of the NZ Young Winemaker of the year is taking place in Hawke's Bay. Everything culminates on the evening of November 6th, when the finalists will present their captivating speeches, prizes will be awarded and the Tonnellerie de Mercurey NZ Young Winemaker of the...

Date: Friday 6 November
Where:
The Old Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Wokou: Cantina & Grill

F.A.W.C! Wokou: Cantina & Grill

The music will be hot, the drinks will be cold and the food will be delicious at Wokou: A Japanese-Brazilian Street Party. Black Barn and Chopper Reeds, of New Zealand’s iconic Fat Freddy’s Drop, join forces with two champions of Brazilian culture in NZ – DJ and music promoter Bobby Mukai...

Date: Friday 6 November to Saturday 7 November
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Keeping it Local & Fresh

F.A.W.C! Keeping it Local & Fresh

The up-and-coming talent at EIT are set to impress when they plate up a 10-course degustation, featuring Hawke’s Bay’s freshest and best produce. These NZ Diploma in Cookery (Level 5) students will prepare their own dishes, showcasing what they have learned throughout the year, including...

Date: Friday 6 November
Where:
EIT Scholars Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Godspell - The Famous Rock Musical!: CANCELLED

Godspell - The Famous Rock Musical!: CANCELLED

One of the most successful musicals in history, Godspell is a contemporary version of parts of the Gospel according to St. Matthew, retold in music, mime, and comedy. It has been performed almost constantly around the world since the 1970s! Godspell is based on Biblical parables, and the last seven...

Date: Friday 6 November to Sunday 8 November
Where:
Waiapu Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Flaxmere parkrun

Flaxmere parkrun

Fun, free, forever, 5km timed run/walks around the beautiful Flaxmere park. Starts every Saturday, every week, every month, every year from outside the playground in Flaxmere Park. Register for free for your own personal barcode that you can use at any parkrun, anywhere in the world. Print the...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 14 November
Where:
Flaxmere Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa is an evolving form of yoga rooted in traditional Hatha. Flowing sequences integrate movement with breath while increasing strength and flexibility. Though each class is tailored toward the students, you will enjoy a dynamic and energetic class. All levels welcome and mats and props...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 19 December
Where:
OptimalMe Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Mini Market

Mini Market

Our monthly mini markets are back in business after the cold winter months and the interruption of COVID-19 lockdown, with bigger bargains than ever. You are invited to call in and say hello, share a laugh and enjoy a free cuppa and scone, while browsing our stalls. Plants, ready for the spring...

Date: Saturday 7 November to Saturday 12 December
Where:
St Columba's Presbyterian Church, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Havelock North Handmade Market

Havelock North Handmade Market

The Havelock Handmade Market is held once a month (and occasionally a couple of times a month during the summer months) Tucked in the courtyard behind Peak Pizza on Te Mata Road, Havelock North we're an enterprising group of stall holders who enjoy sharing our products. Come along and support...

Date: Saturday 7 November to Saturday 6 February
Where:
Village Court Havelock North, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Havelock North Plunket Toy Libary

Havelock North Plunket Toy Libary

Havelock North Plunket Toy Library is not for profit and run entirely by motivated volunteers whose aim is to promote and encourage the value of learning through play. We are a community that welcomes children, their families and caregivers to come and borrow well designed-educational toys,...

Date: Saturday 7 November to Saturday 19 December
Where:
Havelock North Village Green, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Magpie Market First in November

Magpie Market First in November

We're on again, 7th November for the greatest indoor market in Hawkes Bay. Lots of lovely stalls with quality goods, ideal for your Christmas shopping or just to browse and treat yourself. Coffee cart with excellent coffee, scones and muffins just across the road. Excellent parking behind the hall,...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Meeanee Hall, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

A Justice of the Peace is available in the Havelock North Library most Saturdays 10am-12noon. (They will be on a break over the Christmas-New Year weeks). Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 19 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Design your own Day Retreat with Kate & Cam McLeay

F.A.W.C! Design your own Day Retreat with Kate & Cam McLeay

Cape South Country Estate and Wellness Retreat hosts Kate & Cam McLeay are delighted to open the doors, for a one-off, especially for you, FAWC event. Programme: 10:00 – 10:30 Welcome tonic and property tour. 10:30 – 12:00 Prior to the event you will be asked to select one...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Cape South, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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'Urban Sanctuary' Children's Printmaking Project

'Urban Sanctuary' Children's Printmaking Project

Sign up and give your children the opportunity to discover printmaking as an art form, tutored by the friendly and experienced printmakers of the Hawke's Bay Inkers, and then see it on show! We will be using found natural materials, the sort of thing that can be discovered when exploring the...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sustainable Backyards Fossil Facts- Central Hawkes Bay

Sustainable Backyards Fossil Facts- Central Hawkes Bay

From dinosaurs to seashells (and lots in between) learn about fossils and how they tell us about what the world was like millions of years in the past- and how the world may be in the future. This event is part of Sustainable Backyards 2020, proudly hosted The Environment Centre Hawkes Bay....

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Waipawa Public Library, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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F.A.W.C! That’s a wrap

F.A.W.C! That’s a wrap

Mission Estate Executive Chef Ricky Littleton will deliver a degustation with a difference – five courses, five different styles of wrapped delicacies. Seated at long tables, this lunchtime event will tantalise your taste buds. Enjoy a welcome cocktail on arrival before settling down for...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Mission Estate Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Spring Sessions

Spring Sessions

30 Saturday Spring & Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 27 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! VinoTech with Cameron Douglas

F.A.W.C! VinoTech with Cameron Douglas

This very special tasting event looks at Hawke’s Bay Wines through the outstanding mind of Master Sommelier Cameron Douglas. A specialised tasting event, it will feature lesser known Hawke’s Bay wines from off-the-beaten-track and will be hosted by Cameron himself. A guided tasting, this is...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Bistronomy, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Where the Wild Things Are

F.A.W.C! Where the Wild Things Are

A stylish affair overlooking Supernatural Wine Co.’s estate vineyard, this event will celebrate all things wild about food and drink. Ben and Sarah Cruse of Little Black Bird Cafe will create six generous seasonal foraged canapés which will each have a matching wild foraged cocktail or...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Millar Road, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Rock, Brews and BBQs

F.A.W.C! Rock, Brews and BBQs

Everything you need for a great night out is right here. Discover the latest releases from Abbey Brewery, taste the exquisite wines from Abbey Estate Winery, indulge in fare from Black Betty BBQ, the hottest Texas BBQ truck in town and then rock it all out to The Cellar Door Band. A Neil Young...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Abbey Winery & Brewery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Wine a Go Go

F.A.W.C! Wine a Go Go

Delight in the Mediterranean way of life, if only for a night. With international borders closed to travellers, it’s time to let the wine, food and music do the talking and transport you to the Mediterranean for a night. F.A.W.C!ers can taste the warm flavours of the Med with a bowl of...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Unison Vineyard, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! VCP Oyster and Whitebait Street Bar

F.A.W.C! VCP Oyster and Whitebait Street Bar

World famous in Havelock North, the Advintage carpark street bar is up and running again for summer F.A.W.C!. Enjoy affordably-priced Veuve Clicquot and award-winning Hawke’s Bay wines while famed chef Martin Bosley shucks fresh oysters to order and bangs out classic whitebait fritter sandwiches....

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Advintage Wines, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! A Night at the Opera

F.A.W.C! A Night at the Opera

Great wines, great food, enjoyed with great company and the serenading of opera all combine for an elegant evening at Sileni Estates. Enjoy canapés and a pre-dinner drink while being entertained by opera group Prima Volta, before chef Mike Moloney delivers a five-course tasting menu to match...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Sileni Estates Winery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Gifts from the Sea

F.A.W.C! Gifts from the Sea

A menu designed to honour fresh kaimoana, from the winery that rose from the sea itself. Complimentary bubbles on arrival starts this event as it means to continue. Delight in a three-course menu of family-style meals from Crab Farm Head Chef Tewi Barbarich as well as a paired Crab Farm wines for...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Crab Farm Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! An evening with Cameron Douglas

F.A.W.C! An evening with Cameron Douglas

Ever wondered what it would be like to dine with New Zealand’s first ever Master Sommelier? Well wonder no more because here is your chance to take part in an intimate evening with Cameron Douglas at the award-winning Bistronomy. Over eight tantalising courses, Cameron will talk you through...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Bistronomy, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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An Evening of Clairvoyance

An Evening of Clairvoyance

Join us for an evening of clairvoyance with local mediums and experience the friendliness of the community. Refreshments afterwards will give you a chance to meet Church Members and chat with friends. The Napier Spiritualist Church, Healing & Awareness Centre also runs workshops from time to...

Date: Saturday 7 November
Where:
Napier Spiritualist Church, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Sabre @ Dawn

F.A.W.C! Sabre @ Dawn

Start the day at dawn . . . or mid-morning; either way is fine just so long as you do it in style with breakfast and bubbles at Moana Park. Dine amongst the vines and indulge in Moana Park bubbles, Champagne cocktails, blinis, croissants, frittata and seasonal fruits at this splendid breakfast...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Moana Park Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Meet the Makers

F.A.W.C! Meet the Makers

The Hawke’s Bay Farmers’ Market is celebrating 20-years by giving foodies exclusive insight into the goings on for five of their most popular artisan producers. During a half-hour, pre-booked session, you can celebrate with our artisan specialists; meet the people behind the product, hear...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Learn to paint our Beautiful City

Learn to paint our Beautiful City

To inspire members of our community to experience our gorgeous City along the Marine Parade, Napier with a Fun Creative Workout. Meet at The CAN, Napier then walks up to the Marine Parade to be creatively inspired as a group by our gorgeous surroundings. To take pics and make live sketches on...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Flour and Stone

F.A.W.C! Flour and Stone

Under and overrated by many, flour is the beginning of so many of our favourite dishes. Learn from a master in this Flour and Stone workshop. Chat with Wallingford Head Chef Chris Stockdale as he works with flour in all its guises. Using flour as the core ingredient, Chris will make sweet and...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Wallingford Homestead, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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F.A.W.C! Pipi's Pizza Picture This

F.A.W.C! Pipi's Pizza Picture This

An event for young and young at heart alike, this is your chance to learn to draw like a published artist, all while devouring the delicious delights of Pipi’s Pizza. The Fully Illustrated Pizza Party will celebrate the release of Alexandra Tylee’s new cookbook, Egg and Spoon, illustrated by...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Poukawa Hall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Rose Sunday 2020

Rose Sunday 2020

Rose Sunday returns to the beautiful Rose Gardens. Visitors will be greeted with small rose buttonholes from Rose Society members’ home gardens and will be able to get advice and information on all things ‘Roses’ from industry professionals. There will be kids entertainment, ice-cream and...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Frimley Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Still Life Hawke's Bay

F.A.W.C! Still Life Hawke's Bay

Paintings like Van Dyck’s “Still Life with Cheese” to Cézanne’s “basket of Apples” have inspired generations of artists to create their own Still Life”. And the rich diversity of fruit, vegetables, flowers and wines in Hawke’s Bay have inspired local artist Josh Lancaster, and...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
The Cheese Web, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Fork 4 the Whole Family

F.A.W.C! Fork 4 the Whole Family

Can’t find a babysitter? Never fear, Moana Park has you covered with Forks for the Whole Family. Serving delicious family style food that everyone will enjoy and loads of entertainment for the kids, this event is designed to give parents a break. With no dishes to worry about, it’s time for...

Date: Sunday 8 November to Saturday 14 November
Where:
Moana Park Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sustainable Backyards- Rocky Shore Exploration

Sustainable Backyards- Rocky Shore Exploration

Join Educator Jake Brookie and explore Hardinge Road's Rocky Shore! Meet the weird and wonderful animals who call the shore home and learn about the challenges that they face. This event is part of Sustainable Backyards 2020. To learn more about our other events please see our Eventfinda page-...

Date: Sunday 8 November to Saturday 21 November
Where:
Spriggs Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sustainable Backyards Fossil Facts

Sustainable Backyards Fossil Facts

From dinosaurs to seashells (and lots in between) learn about fossils and how they tell us about what the world was like millions of years in the past- and how the world may be in the future. This event is part of Sustainable Backyards 2020, proudly hosted The Environment Centre Hawkes Bay....

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Meet the Makers - Greta Carney

F.A.W.C! Meet the Makers - Greta Carney

The Hawke’s Bay Farmers’ Market is celebrating 20-years by giving foodies exclusive insight into the goings on for five of their most popular artisan producers. During a half-hour, pre-booked session, you can celebrate with our artisan specialists; meet the people behind the product, hear...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C!  Shaken & Stirred Long Lunch

F.A.W.C! Shaken & Stirred Long Lunch

Are you ready to be shaken and stirred? Famed Southern liquor artisans Cardrona Distillery, including their Master Distiller Sarah Elsom, are heading to Hawke’s Bay with their haul of gins, whiskeys, vodkas and liqueurs with them to create cocktails of all descriptions. You’ll be in high...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Hawthorne House, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Holy Smoke - Global Grilling at the Races

F.A.W.C! Holy Smoke - Global Grilling at the Races

Taste international flavours, grilled, smoked, spit-roasted and BBQ'd by renowned Grill Jockey, Raymond van Rijk, at Hawke's Bay Racing this summer. Accompanying this smokeland experience will be a wide range of Villa Maria wines, Three Wise Birds Cider and a selection of New Zealand's most loved...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Hawkes Bay Racecourse, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Re-Cycle Hawkes Bay

Re-Cycle Hawkes Bay

See our region's cycleways and help clean up our wonderful backyard. Simply bike along the cycle trails on the 8th of November and pick up any rubbish that you find along the way. Meet the Environment Centre team at the Pakowhai Regional Park between 1 pm-2:30pm and we'll sort out what can be...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Pakowhai Country Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Music Society Concert

Hastings Music Society Concert

Local musicians, soloists and groups present a variety programme, incorporating youth and those reaching out to further experiences - from vocalists, youth orchestras, Symphonic Band, "Fours Company" and Deco Brass. Each programmed is different and what is on may be found on the website...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
St Matthew's Anglican Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Cellar Thief!

F.A.W.C! Cellar Thief!

We have raided Warren Gibson's cellar and you get to reap the rewards! Renowned Hawke's Bay wine producers Lorraine Leheny and Warren Gibson of Bilancia (be-larn-cha) are sharing exclusive vintages of their Syrah, La Collina to taste alongside the inspiration behind the wine – the...

Date: Sunday 8 November
Where:
Smith & Sheth, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Secret Cellar Doors with Cameron Douglas

F.A.W.C! Secret Cellar Doors with Cameron Douglas

Discover the secrets hidden within some of Hawke’s Bay’s leading wineries with this behind the scenes tour with Master Sommelier Cameron Douglas. In this exclusive and intimate tour, Cameron will guide guests through tastings at five different wineries, four of which do not have a cellar door...

Date: Monday 9 November
Where:
Opera Kitchen, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Fabulous 50's - Presented by Operatunity

Fabulous 50's - Presented by Operatunity

Buckle up, as our boys and band led by Bonnie and Karl take you on a wild ride through the fast, fun- filled and fabulous fifties! Featuring the freshest artists of the era, this show will bring back memories of our stunning all male 60’s and 70’s show in 2019! You’ll be rockin’ and...

Date: Monday 9 November
Where:
Equippers Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Linear to Circular Bioeconomy:  New Zealand’s Opportunities

Linear to Circular Bioeconomy: New Zealand’s Opportunities

Dr Florian Graichen Scion’s General Manager for Forests to Biobased Products, and Co-Leader of a Science for Technological Innovation National Science Challenge Spearhead around 3D and 4D Printing Florian will talk on: How do you create a world without waste, where value stretches...

Date: Monday 9 November
Where:
EIT Hawke’s Bay Campus, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Team Leader Toolbox - Business Central

Team Leader Toolbox - Business Central

Congratulations on stepping up to the role of Team Leader. It can be difficult moving from managing your own workload to organising and planning the work of others. This one-day programme will equip you with the tools to be able to lead, plan, delegate and manage the workload of your new team...

Date: Tuesday 10 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sustainable Backyards- Aunty's Garden

Sustainable Backyards- Aunty's Garden

Aunty's Garden is an exciting and innovative initiative that encourages the sustainable development of Māori land in conjunction with the establishment of a premium Māori-based brand to take Māori produce and products to market. Take a tour of the garden and learn to grow plants and yourself!...

Date: Tuesday 10 November to Tuesday 17 November
Where:
Aunty's Garden, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sustainability from a Maori Perspective

Sustainability from a Maori Perspective

Join MTG Maori Curator Te Hira Henderson for a tour of the Tenei Tonu exhibition with a focus on tikanga in sustainability. This event is part of Sustainable Backyards 2020. To learn more about our other events please see our Eventfinda page- we look forward to helping you live sustainably.

Date: Tuesday 10 November
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Through the Grapevine: CANCELLED

F.A.W.C! Through the Grapevine: CANCELLED

Ever wondered how your favourite Chardonnay is made? Join us for this behind the scenes tour of Askerne winery and learn about the wine making process. You will taste from old and new barrels, find out about different Chardonnay clones, wild yeast versus cultured yeast and how we make our blending...

Date: Tuesday 10 November
Where:
Askerne Winery, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Four Seasons Fine Art - Collection Tour

Four Seasons Fine Art - Collection Tour

Update 28/07 - This tour has now SOLD OUT. Please contact our customer services team on 06) 835 7781 if you would like to go on a waitlist. Join us for a 'behind the scenes' tour in Ahuriri. Enjoy depictions of the four seasons through paintings by a range of artists from the Fine Arts...

Date: Tuesday 10 November
Where:
Offsite Storage Ahuriri, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Behind the Bean

F.A.W.C! Behind the Bean

Go behind the scenes at Hawthorne Coffee Roastery & Espresso Bar and see how your favourite coffee goes from bean to cup. Discover the art of a well-rounded, well-balanced cup of coffee and learn how each bean has its own distinct taste that varies depending on origin, variety, processing and...

Date: Tuesday 10 November
Where:
Hawthorne Coffee Roasters, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition Gala Opening

Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition Gala Opening

Join artists, organisers, sponsors and art buyers for the elegant outdoor opening of the seventh biennial Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition. This is a fundraising event for Cranford Hospice and a fabulous opportunity to have the first option at purchasing the stunning range of sculpture on sale in...

Date: Tuesday 10 November
Where:
Round Pond Garden, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Landmarks Local History Talk

Landmarks Local History Talk

The Landmarks Local History Talk takes place on the second Tuesday of each month from February to November 2020. The talk starts promptly at 5:30pm. A gold coin donation is appreciated. For information on the presenters and topic for each talk, consult the library's social media feeds on...

Date: Tuesday 10 November
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Nici Wickes - Come Travel With Me!

F.A.W.C! Nici Wickes - Come Travel With Me!

Remember when we used to travel to wildly fabulous overseas destinations? Well you still can with this event described by culinary and travel queen Nici Wickes as “The ultimate eating escape. You can enjoy the flavours of far-flung places without the jetlag!” promises Nici. Join her as she...

Date: Tuesday 10 November
Where:
Kiwiesque, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Sustainable Seafood with Tora Collective

F.A.W.C! Sustainable Seafood with Tora Collective

This is dinner with a difference as you discover the practices that allow you to relish exquisite, sustainably-sourced seafood and produce. Delivering this special night is Tora Collective and Central Fire Station. Tora Collective supply Crayfish & Paua out of Tora Bay, Martinborough. They have a...

Date: Tuesday 10 November
Where:
Central Fire Station, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Communicating with Clarity - Business Central

Communicating with Clarity - Business Central

Effective communication is the primary tool in your leading and managing toolbox. Does your message get lost in the translation or do people regularly misunderstand you? Communicating clearly can save you time and improve your relationships. This programme will provide you with the knowledge...

Date: Wednesday 11 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Four Seasons Fine Art - Collection Tour (Tour#2)

Four Seasons Fine Art - Collection Tour (Tour#2)

Join us for a 'behind the scenes' tour in Ahuriri. Enjoy depictions of the four seasons through paintings by a range of artists from the Fine Arts collection. Free public programme (koha appreciated) at our offsite storage facility in Ahuriri. Spaces are limited so please register online through...

Date: Wednesday 11 November
Where:
Offsite Storage Ahuriri, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Read 'N' Chat

Read 'N' Chat

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition 2020

Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition 2020

Join us for the seventh biennial Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition – a highlight of spring in Hawke’s Bay. Explore the expanse of wildflowers and Round Pond Garden’s Mediterranean landscape design at 125 Rosser Road, Hastings, and enjoy: - A unique exhibition of sculpture by around 80...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Sunday 15 November
Where:
Round Pond Garden, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous is a weekly (term time only) drop in session where children aged 5+ can come along and build things with Lego. There will be themes or challenges each session that can be completed, or work on your own project. All you need to do is bring along your imagination! Every...

Date: Wednesday 28 October to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Hawke's Bay BMW presents Driving Exceptional Taste

F.A.W.C! Hawke's Bay BMW presents Driving Exceptional Taste

In the pursuit of the absolute extraordinary, Hawke's Bay BMW presents a collaboration like no other, bringing together two exceptional chefs at ever-splendid The Farm at Cape Kidnappers. Michelin-star-winning Josh Emett is teaming up with Cape Kidnappers Head Chef James Honore to deliver a...

Date: Wednesday 11 November
Where:
The Farm at Cape Kidnappers, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! A Horizontal & Vertical Cheese Tasting

F.A.W.C! A Horizontal & Vertical Cheese Tasting

To really understand how time influences the texture, strength and complexity of a cheese you need to do a vertical tasting –tasting the same cheese at 3 different ages. But to know who makes the best cheese or how the terroir changes a cheese you need to do a horizontal tasting. No, you...

Date: Wednesday 11 November
Where:
The Cheese Web, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Wine Studio Cinema Series

F.A.W.C! Wine Studio Cinema Series

Get settled in for a wine evening at its finest: world-class wine in hand (plus popcorn!), and a wine-focused film screening in this intimate studio setting. One of Smith & Sheth’s thoroughly experienced Sommeliers will host the evening, pour selected wines from the family of fine wine estates...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Thursday 12 November
Where:
Smith & Sheth, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Death by Desserts

F.A.W.C! Death by Desserts

Sweet-tooth’s assemble. Your Everest is here – a dessert degustation menu designed by Sam Clark from Central Fire Station and Flora Menehem of Floras Cake Studio. A heavy dose of chocolate, coffee, maybe black truffle icecream & antics with liquid nitrogen, this menu is not for the...

Date: Wednesday 11 November
Where:
Sparrows, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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7 Days - Live Tour

7 Days - Live Tour

The 7 Days Live tour is now officially a November tradition. And this year our (not very) brave comedians will smash out 13 shows in 13 towns around New Zealand with (nearly) no fear at all. Dodging lockdowns, Jeremy Corbett, Dai Henwood and Paul Ego jump in a van and bring much-needed comedy to...

Date: Wednesday 11 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Pink Hammer

The Pink Hammer

Written by Michelle Amas Directed by Monique Cowern Four very different women answer a flyer for “The Pink Hammer Workshop” - a ladies-only woodwork class. They don’t know each other from a bar of soap. They turn up expecting empowerment and sisterhood from the advertised tutor, Maggie...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Saturday 21 November
Where:
Napier Little Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Lie down, Bliss out, Float away... To the quietness and connectedness of meditation, contemplation, breathwork, voice-activated mindscapes that is Rob's specialty when he plays his singing crystal bowls. Rob will take you on a journey into your very soul to open your heart and connect you to...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Saturday 12 June
Where:
The Loft B&B, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Professional Selling Skills - Business Central

Professional Selling Skills - Business Central

This one-day sales training program will help sales staff uncover their customer’s needs. It will also explore ways to overcome objections, while keeping a professional sales/customer relationship. This course will guide participants towards uncovering the right skill set and mindset, a...

Date: Thursday 12 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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How To Get Twice As Many New Clients Each Month Without Cold

How To Get Twice As Many New Clients Each Month Without Cold

We will cover: - How to generate a consistent stream of new clients each month without having to rely on cold calling or word of mouth referrals - Why most businesses struggle with getting enough new clients - How to build trust before you meet with a potential client - The right people you...

Date: Thursday 12 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Holy Trinity

F.A.W.C! Holy Trinity

Since man first discovered the magic of fermentation, food lovers have recognise that the combination of wine, cheese and bread is the perfect trinity> The French even have a mantra du, pain, du vin, du boursin [a very creamy cheese with garlic] they learn to chant from the cradle. All three are...

Date: Thursday 12 November
Where:
The Cheese Web, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Backyard Bloody Mary's

F.A.W.C! Backyard Bloody Mary's

Drink in the sun as well as a delicious Bloody Mary to the sounds of summer beats and quality banter with F.G. Smith Eatery. An afternoon-made in Instagram-heaven, you better bring your selfie game to this event. Perfectly styled Bloody Marys are served with drippings of over the top garnish,...

Date: Thursday 12 November
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Lunchtime Tour

Lunchtime Tour

Thursday 20 August, 12.15pm (allow 30 mins). Join our curator Clayton Gibson, for a tour of the current exhibitions in the gallery during your lunchtime. To be part of the discussion, meet at the gallery information desk. Free, no booking required.

Date: Thursday 12 November to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Watercolour Painting Group

Watercolour Painting Group

Are you a watercolour artist? Join other enthusiasts with the Hastings Artists Group! Hastings Artists Group Watercolour sessions are held every fortnight on Thursday afternoons at Hastings Library. For more information about coming along contact Ian Thompson 876 7851 or 021 160 3443.

Date: Thursday 29 October to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! From Hive to Table High Tea

F.A.W.C! From Hive to Table High Tea

Gold makes the world go around, and here in Hawke’s Bay we have a different type of gold . . . liquid gold and it tastes delicious! Get buzzed by all things honey with an Arataki Honey High Tea at Mangapapa Hotel that pays homage to New Zealand's sticky gold. Enjoy a welcome drink on arrival,...

Date: Thursday 12 November
Where:
Mangapapa Hotel, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
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F.A.W.C! Progressive Cocktail Evening

F.A.W.C! Progressive Cocktail Evening

A self-guided free progressive cocktail evening, this event is designed to be taken at your own pace. So whether you’re supporting long time favourites or keen to discover the new kid on the block, this collab between Napier’s hottest eateries and bars is a do-not-miss event. New to the map...

Date: Thursday 12 November
Where:
Market Street, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Prime Cuts

F.A.W.C! Prime Cuts

An evening to savour with Matangi Station and Central Fire Station Bistro. With a menu designed by Central Fire Station head chef Sam Clark and featuring Matangi Station beef as the star of the night, guests must be prepared to indulge. The evening gets underway with Maitangi Station’s Jamie...

Date: Thursday 12 November
Where:
Central Fire Station, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Giant's Dumpling House

F.A.W.C! Giant's Dumpling House

Craggy Range introduces another exciting pop-up concept in their cellar door, Giant’s Dumpling House. Mouth-watering creations from Head Chef Casey McDonald, featuring banquet-style dining with dumplings, steamed buns and noodles, alongside raw local fish with wakame and yuzu dressing,...

Date: Thursday 12 November to Friday 13 November
Where:
Craggy Range, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Around the World in Chardonnay

F.A.W.C! Around the World in Chardonnay

Join Tony Bish, New Zealand's golden boy of Chardonnay, and Yvonne Lorkin, Hawkes Bay's leading wine writer, as they explore and taste trendy, cutting edge and innovative chardonnays from around the world. Let your palette travel from Burgundy to Champagne, across to Chile and back again to New...

Date: Thursday 12 November
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Book Sale

Book Sale

A Friends of Hastings District Libraries fundraising event. Books 50cents and Magazines 10cents unless marked otherwise. Cash sales only and please bring a bag. To read more about the Friends of Hastings District Libraries go to the website.

Date: Friday 13 November to Saturday 14 November
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Better Home & Living Show

Hawke's Bay Better Home & Living Show

Get tomorrow's ideas today! With over 120 exhibitors, 'Ask an Expert' sessions, latest trends, innovations and exclusive show specials it’s the place to be for solutions for sustainable homes, gardens and better living. There's fun for the whole family with the Resene Paint-a-Bird House. Plus...

Date: Friday 13 November to Sunday 15 November
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Hawke's Bay Wine Car Boot Party

F.A.W.C! Hawke's Bay Wine Car Boot Party

Who doesn’t love a car boot party, especially when those boots are jam packed with Hawke’s Bay wine! More than 40 Hawke’s Bay wineries will roll into the Waikoko Gardens, ready to park up and pour you an amazing selection of this region’s finest wines. Catch up with your favourite...

Date: Friday 13 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wildflower Sculpture at Twilight with Midlife Crisis

Wildflower Sculpture at Twilight with Midlife Crisis

Gather a crew of friends and family and join us at Round Pond Garden for a fun spring evening like no other. Experience the stunning Wildflower Sculpture Exhibition, set amidst an expansive Mediterranean-style garden, while enjoying live music from Hawke's Bay legends Mid Life Crisis. There...

Date: Friday 13 November
Where:
Round Pond Garden, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C!  A Vintage Odyssey

F.A.W.C! A Vintage Odyssey

Church Road invites you to relive one of Hawkes Bay's most legendary vintages. Taste a selection of wines from Church Road’s 2013 "Vintage of a Lifetime" including Church Road TOM. Hosted by Chief Winemaker Chris Scott and catered by local platter extraordinaire Mitzi & Twinn, this is a wine...

Date: Friday 13 November
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Nathan Haines x Frank Booker

F.A.W.C! Nathan Haines x Frank Booker

The collaboration of Nathan Haines x Frank Booker x Black Barn is summer evening entertainment at its finest. Enjoy a glass of Black Barn Vineyard wine on arrival before venturing into the courtyard for freshly shucked oysters, canapés and live music from internationally renowned jazz saxophonist...

Date: Friday 13 November
Where:
Black Barn Bistro, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Gochu Got You Good

F.A.W.C! Gochu Got You Good

Bistronomy brings Jason Kim, Executive Chef of Auckland’s hottest new eatery Gochu, to Napier for an evening of inspired Korean cuisine. Jason Kim, formerly of Sidart fame, was named the-one-to-watch back in 2017 and within three years firmly established himself as one of Auckland’s most...

Date: Friday 13 November to Saturday 14 November
Where:
Bistronomy, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Just Desserts

F.A.W.C! Just Desserts

EIT’s talented students are at it again, this time preparing a six-course dessert degustation menu for your lucky F.A.W.C!ers. Devour six beautifully crafted desserts, designed and prepared by NZ Diploma in Cookery (Level 5) Patisserie students. Each dish will be thoughtfully matched with...

Date: Friday 13 November
Where:
EIT Scholars Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! It might sound cheesy

F.A.W.C! It might sound cheesy

Excellent wine is the perfect partner to outstanding cheeses – so when Oak Estate and Nieuwenhuis Cheese team up to deliver a four-course tasting menu, you know something special is in the works. Enjoy canapés and a glass of Methode Traditionalle on arrival, before sitting down for your...

Date: Friday 13 November
Where:
Oak Estate Cellar Door & Kitchen, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Mad Hatter's Tea Party

F.A.W.C! Mad Hatter's Tea Party

What if Alice went to Wonderland and found herself in Napier? Join the Emporium for all the grandeur and excitement you would expect from a tea party laid on by The Mad Hatter, with an adult twist! You’ll enjoy food prepared to challenge and excite your senses, our mixologists will be pushing...

Date: Friday 13 November
Where:
Art Deco Masonic Hotel, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Blindspott

Blindspott

Blindspott proudly announce the rescheduled BLINDSPOTT The Tour Just a week into the much anticipated 2020 Blindspott tour it was stopped short as NZ went into lockdown. Now they’re back with vengeance and frothing to get out there for their loyal fans, who've been nothing short of...

Date: Friday 13 November
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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White Chapel Jak - Return of the Jak Tour

White Chapel Jak - Return of the Jak Tour

Rescheduled to 13 & 14 November! We can't wait to get back to The Bay! Doors open: 7.30pm Band on stage: 8.30pm to 11.00pm It’s time to celebrate the end of lockdown and the return of White Chapel Jak, who kick-off their “Return of the Jak - Here’s to us Nu Zuland!” live music tour...

Date: Friday 13 November to Saturday 14 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Central Hawke's Bay A&P Show 2020

Central Hawke's Bay A&P Show 2020

A&P show stands for Agricultural and Pastoral Show. It’s a country exhibition and fair, dedicated to celebrating, encouraging and developing New Zealand’s farming and agricultural excellence. A&P shows have evolved over the years and offer entertainment for people of all ages and interests, not...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay A&P Showgrounds, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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F.A.W.C! Eat it all, walk it off with Mojo Journeys

F.A.W.C! Eat it all, walk it off with Mojo Journeys

The 2020 Mojo Journeys FAWC! Walk takes place at another of Hawke's Bay iconic coastal settlements - Waipatiki Beach. Our 'Mojo' walk will take us up the valley and through the breath-taking Nikau bush reserve, returning to the coast via the Farm Park track. Throughout this journey, your guide...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
Mojo Journeys, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Japanese Woodblock Printmaking

Japanese Woodblock Printmaking

Join us for a two day Postcard Printing Workshop with Artist and Printmaker, Sybille Schlumbom. Sybille is an expert in the area of Japanese Woodcut Printmaking, called Mokuhanga. She is the only tutor of Mokuhanga in New Zealand, and expertly uses her knowledge and skills to gently guide...

Date: Saturday 14 November to Sunday 15 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Swap Meet & Car Display

Swap Meet & Car Display

A 2 day car event not to be missed. Whether you're a car enthusiast that wants parts for that project, a car owner that wants to show off their wonderful beast or a member of the public that would just love to see these vehicles then this is for you. A part from the swap meet our venue is a...

Date: Saturday 14 November to Sunday 15 November
Where:
The Duke, Porangahau, Central Hawke's Bay

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F.A.W.C! Bon Appetit

F.A.W.C! Bon Appetit

It's no secret that the French create seriously delicious pastry and cheese; and this year, since you can’t cross international borders to taste it, why not make it for yourself at Farmhouse Kitchen. Sarah Jhearn from Mademoiselle Patisserie will lead a brioche-making workshop, showcasing the...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
Farmhouse Kitchen Cooking School, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Take the Cake Decorating Masterclass

F.A.W.C! Take the Cake Decorating Masterclass

Learn how to decorate a cake with Florencia Menehem of Floras Cake Studio. Culinary artist and cake maker Florencia, who is renowned for her stunning bespoke cakes, is delighted to share her tips and tricks with you. This hands-on tutorial will cover how to layer and finish a cake like...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
Floras Cake Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Rod & Stu's Excellent American Adventure

F.A.W.C! Rod & Stu's Excellent American Adventure

Let Rod McDonald & Stu Devine take you on an Excellent American Adventure as they recount tails of their wine travels around the USA. Stu, from Devine Wine, is Te Awanga’s guy on the ground in America and has known Rod for aeons, which makes for some interesting banter. Join them for a long...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Taste of Caribbean with Tropical Downbeat Orchestra

F.A.W.C! Taste of Caribbean with Tropical Downbeat Orchestra

Delicious food, superb beverages and the smooth tunes of boogie-dub specialists Tropical Downbeat Orchestra are what’s on offer at Abbey Winery & Brewery’s Taste of the Caribbean. Wrap your tastebuds around the special event menu from Buffalo Bill, the newest food truck in town – jerk...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
Abbey Winery & Brewery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Sip, Sliders & Sounds with Dick Johnson

F.A.W.C! Sip, Sliders & Sounds with Dick Johnson

Slide on into summer at Hawke's Bay premiere venue for burgers and views, Peak House on Te Mata Peak. Spend a languid afternoon on the lawn tasting Decibel Wines, poured by winemaker Daniel Brennan and devouring a selection of burger sliders, before dancing away the evening to the live music from...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
Peak House, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Enchanted Ball Supporting Te Mata Park

The Enchanted Ball Supporting Te Mata Park

Presented By Etiquette & the Flagship Events Company. Supported by Pak'nSave Hastings. Secret Location Early Bird - $175 + booking fee - (SOLD OUT) Second Release - $185 + booking fee (SOLD OUT) Final Release - $195 + booking fee The Enchanted Ball Supporting Te Mata Park sold out in...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
TBC, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! An Italian Agriturismo

F.A.W.C! An Italian Agriturismo

Hasting’s hottest new Italian eatery, Sazio, is inviting you to dine as Italians do, savouring simple cuisine that heroes the natural flavours of fresh, high-quality Hawke’s Bay ingredients. Share long communal tables and enjoy family-style fare that is typically found in the Italian country...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
Sazio, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Champagne, Chardonnay, Cabaret

F.A.W.C! Champagne, Chardonnay, Cabaret

Music, laughs and a bit of trouble will be brought to you by local jazz sensation, Lady and the Tramps. Music will start at 8pm and with the Encore Dancers close by, the swish of their sequin skirts will signal the start of an excellent evening. Be greeted at the door with a glass of Champagne,...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Eat, Drink and Share

F.A.W.C! Eat, Drink and Share

Join us in our relaxed neighbourhood environment for a set five-course chefs tasting menu with each course matched to a deliciously local Hopesgrove Wine. Internationally recognised Pieter Koopman, winemaker from Hopesgrove wines will be hosting alongside his wife to introduce the wines for each...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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An Evening with Amanda Palmer

An Evening with Amanda Palmer

Caught in Hawke's Bay for the outbreak of Covid, and currently residing in Hastings until the smoke clears in her hometown of New York, Amanda Palmer, the front-woman of the internationally acclaimed punk cabaret duo The Dresden Dolls presents a very special show at The Opera House. Provocative,...

Date: Saturday 14 November
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Bay Plaza Family FUN Day!

Bay Plaza Family FUN Day!

Bring the kids along to Bay Plaza Family Fun Day for free bouncy castles, face painting and balloon animals. While you're there, why not grab a bite to eat and discover what the retailers have on offer! Open from 10am until 3pm.

Date: Sunday 15 November
Where:
Plaza Books, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2020

Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2020

Returning again for another sunny Hawke’s Bay summer are the Church Road Live Summer Sessions. Church Road are excited to be hosting some of Hawkes Bay’s finest acoustic acts across six Sunday afternoons during the summer. Come down to the park and enjoy a delicious cheese board or platters,...

Date: Sunday 15 November to Sunday 14 March
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Gluttons Feastival

F.A.W.C! Gluttons Feastival

“There is no love more sincere than the love of food” . . .George Bernard Shaw knew it and Deliciosa is here to share that love. Join this Havelock North institution for an afternoon of indulgent eating… experience the insanity beef burger, dripping with chilli cheese & crispy onion rings;...

Date: Sunday 15 November
Where:
Deliciosa, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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F.A.W.C! Meat the Leading Ladies

F.A.W.C! Meat the Leading Ladies

Two women, one kitchen and an array of the most delicious beef and lamb you are likely to eat. This is Beef+Lamb NZ's incredible ambassador series and Mangapapa Hotel is honoured to host one of their popular events for F.A.W.C! Join local Beef+Lamb ambassador, Mangapapa Hotel Head Chef Norka...

Date: Sunday 15 November
Where:
Mangapapa Hotel, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Developing and Effective HR Framework - Business Central

Developing and Effective HR Framework - Business Central

Understand your responsibilities from recruitment through to termination. Managing staff is a fundamental requirement for every manager. Doing so requires skill, expertise and experience, all applied within a framework of processes and procedures that are fair, transparent and legally...

Date: Tuesday 17 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. We may take...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Complexion Perfection | Makeup Coaching Workshop

Complexion Perfection | Makeup Coaching Workshop

Following our SOLD OUT first workshop: Complexion Perfection. Ace that base with our complexion focused makeup coaching workshop, as requested by you! This fully practical, interactive workshop will teach you how to gain control, knowledge and confidence in creating a flawless, skin like,...

Date: Tuesday 17 November
Where:
Havelock North Function Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Employment Legislation - Business Central

Employment Legislation - Business Central

This course will cover key requirements of core legislation that govern the employment relationship. Anyone who employs staff needs to have a sound understanding of the rights and responsibilities involved in the employment relations area. Session Topics: Employment Relations Act 2000 What is...

Date: Wednesday 18 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Knit and Natter

Knit and Natter

Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Taradale Library. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Creative Writing Group

Creative Writing Group

Are you or would you like to be a writer? Be inspired to get started or continue your writing journey by joining our creative writing group. We meet monthly in the Hastings War Memorial Library. Come along and join like minded people for company in your creative journey. All welcome. Contact:...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Walk of Wonders

Walk of Wonders

Walk of Wonders is a new media, light art, fire and audio experience for all ages. The inaugural 2020 event will be held at Black Barn Vineyards from the 18 – 22 November, with installations dotted throughout the grounds. Guests will experience a 1-2 hour interactive walkthrough, accompanied by a...

Date: Wednesday 18 November to Sunday 22 November
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Third Thursday Book Club

Third Thursday Book Club

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 19 November to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Paint and Wine Night - Wheat Fields

Paint and Wine Night - Wheat Fields

The concept is simple - take a brush in one hand, a drink in the other and let’s paint a masterpiece! Join us for a creative night of drinking and painting in Napier! No previous painting experience necessary! Get your creative juices flowing and your brush strokes going! The need to...

Date: Thursday 19 November
Where:
Shed 2 Bar and Restaurant, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Cinderella

Cinderella

"You shall go to the ball Cinderella" Yes...it's exciting news, theatre friends! Waipawa M&D is thrilled that we will be bringing Sir Roger Hall's Cinderella, written especially for Waipawa M&D, to the stage this November. Filled with local places and references with all your favourite panto,...

Date: Thursday 19 November to Saturday 28 November
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Municipal Theatre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Kitty Day

Kitty Day

For one night only, enter the charming and disconcerting world of Kitty Day. Loosely described as a Folk Singer-Songwriter, her lyrics will surprise and transport you to another time and place, accompanied by guitar picking and the romantic sound of the baby grand piano. Don't miss this rare chance...

Date: Thursday 19 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Introduction to Specific Learning Disabilities, Hawkes Bay

Introduction to Specific Learning Disabilities, Hawkes Bay

Are you struggling to support a child or adult with dyslexia? Are you a parent concerned about your child’s learning journey? Are you a teacher/teacher aide who wants to reach more children in your classroom? Are you a Learning Support Coordinator taking on a new role? Are you aware of...

Date: Friday 20 November to Saturday 21 November
Where:
Redemption Point Church Hall, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Relaxed Concert Series

Relaxed Concert Series

The Relaxed Concert Series is our award-winning series of relaxed and accessible concerts in partnership with the IHC Foundation. These performances focus on inclusion, participation and discovery opportunities for diverse audiences. Join us for an afternoon of music with Julian Raphael and...

Date: Friday 20 November
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Napier Cathedral Christmas Fair

Napier Cathedral Christmas Fair

Arts & Crafts, Family Fun, Food and Entertainment. Waiapu Cathedral Earthquake Strengthening Fundraiser The inaugural Cathedral Christmas Fair is to be a combination of art and craft and premium product stalls run by commercial stallholders, sitting alongside traditional fair stalls run by...

Date: Saturday 21 November
Where:
Waiapu Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Nourish Retreat for Mothers

Nourish Retreat for Mothers

Join us in the stillness and beauty for our one day retreat to relax, revive and renew. Nurture your body and nourish your soul. Motherhood is glorious and empowering, it’s also scary. We transition between moments of stress and laughter while also navigating feelings of disconnection and...

Date: Saturday 21 November
Where:
Puketapu Countryside, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Top Team Hawke's Bay

Top Team Hawke's Bay

Are you Hawke’s Bays Top Team? The iconic 80’s travelling game show saw teams representing New Zealand towns pitted against each other, in a series of colourful challenges. Top Town was light-hearted entertainment gold — but the battle for civic bragging rights was serious stuff. We are...

Date: Saturday 21 November
Where:
Mitre 10 Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
EAST 2020

EAST 2020

Main Gallery EAST 2020 is the flagship biennial exhibition for Hawke's Bay. With an open call to artists and selection for inclusion, the exhibition has given the opportunity for new stars to emerge and present their work alongside more established and recognised local artists. EAST has provided...

Date: Saturday 21 November to Thursday 28 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Monoprint Mania - A One Day Fun Weekend Workshop

Monoprint Mania - A One Day Fun Weekend Workshop

Monoprinting is the most free, playful and surprising printmaking technique that you can try. It gives immediate results that often surpass your expectations – so why not give it a go! Angela Lalonde will expertly guide you through the process of creating one-off original prints in her one-day...

Date: Saturday 21 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Madd Fun Kite and Picnic Day

Madd Fun Kite and Picnic Day

Another MADD fun family day out. Bring your kites, pack a picnic and come and enjoy a fun relaxed day out at Mitre10 Park. Regardless of if there is wind or not, we can still have fun trying! The Madd Fun Company will be here with their bouncy castles and train rides - All for free! Book...

Date: Sunday 22 November
Where:
Mitre 10 Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Tahaenui Christmas Fete

Tahaenui Christmas Fete

The Tahaenui Christmas Fete will be an unrivalled fixture on the annual shopping calendar. Stallholders from around the North Island set up in the extensive homestead gardens, offering a superb array of artisan wares, food and beverages. Visitors typically come from throughout the region to...

Date: Sunday 22 November
Where:
Tahaenui Station, Wairoa, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Oh The Places You'll Go

Oh The Places You'll Go

Sophie Jean Dance Company presents "Oh The Places You'll Go". Dive into the world of Dr. Suess books through Contemporary, Jazz, Tap, and Hip Hop dance. Exploring the tales of Cat in the Hat, the Grinch and Horton. Sophie Jean Dance Company has been running in Hawke's Bay for 4 years opening...

Date: Sunday 22 November
Where:
Blyth Performing Arts Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Th' Dudes - Th' Bliss Tour

Th' Dudes - Th' Bliss Tour

Update: Th' Dudes - Th' Bliss Tour new dates announced. Details on the new show dates will be released in the coming weeks, but in the meantime ticket holders should hold on to their tickets as they will remain valid for the new shows. Kiwi icons Th’ Dudes announce they’ll reunite for...

Date: Monday 23 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The ABBA Show

The ABBA Show

It's time to secure your seats to the ABBA show that everyone loves and adores! Direct from Australia, the world’s premier live ABBA tribute is back by popular demand after a sell-out mega NZ concert tour in 2018! Far from being ‘just another cover band’, Dancing Queen: A Tribute To ABBA...

Date: Tuesday 24 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Leadership & Management Part 1 - Business Training NZ

Leadership & Management Part 1 - Business Training NZ

Learn how to make the transition from buddy to the boss and lead a successful team. Managing staff can be a very rewarding, interesting and fun role, it can also be a tough and demanding job. Between managing your own time and projects, helping your team members solve problems and complete...

Date: Wednesday 25 November
Where:
Napier Sailing Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Holidays Act - Business Central

Holidays Act - Business Central

In many respects it is difficult to manage because the law was not planned with the diversity of workplaces and flexible workplace practices in mind. Session Topics: The Holidays Act and its administration. The role of Ministry of Business Innovation Employment and penalties Annual holiday...

Date: Wednesday 25 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Addressing Leadership Changes - Business Central

Addressing Leadership Changes - Business Central

We have all been in roles where our desired outcomes have been hijacked by the disruptive team member. This course will equip you with the skills, processes, strategies and confidence to handle difficult team members and employees. It will enable you to get back to business with reduced stress and...

Date: Wednesday 25 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales are book groups which operate in partnership with the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind. This group is run by the Friends of the Taradale Library. The Friends and volunteers read from some interesting titles that are available from the Royal New Zealand Foundation for...

Date: Wednesday 28 October to Wednesday 23 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Change your Brain, Change your Life! - Napier

Change your Brain, Change your Life! - Napier

‘Change Your Brain! Change Your Life!’ takes a broader perspective than Nathan’s previous talks. This new discussion explores the inherent ability in everyone’s brain to be able to change the ‘wiring’ of their brain and thereby improve their level of happiness, well-being and overall...

Date: Wednesday 25 November
Where:
William Colenso College, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Customer Service Excellence - Business Training NZ Limited

Customer Service Excellence - Business Training NZ Limited

A fantastic one day course to get staff communicating professionally and confidently with customers. Keep your customers coming back by empowering staff with core communication and customer service skills along with a "can do attitude". For the better part of every day, we are communicating to...

Date: Thursday 26 November
Where:
Napier Sailing Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Introduction to Leading & Managing Others - Business Central

Introduction to Leading & Managing Others - Business Central

This 1 day programme is ideal for people who are new to leading and managing people or outcomes. Being selected to lead through others is a privilege and recognises your solid contribution and ability to deliver outcomes and meet expectations. This programme is designed to introduce you to...

Date: Thursday 26 November
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Friends, family and holiday cheer, makes Christmas the most wonderful time of the year! Operatunity Daytime Concerts invites you to join them for seasonal songs and the magical music of Christmas. We present Christmas classics such as ‘O Holy Night’, ‘Have Yourself a Merry Little...

Date: Thursday 26 November
Where:
Equippers Church, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Spring Rejuvenate Yoga Retreat

Spring Rejuvenate Yoga Retreat

Included in the retreat. Picture 3 nights/ 4 days' luxury accommodation All meals, snacks, herbal teas, kombucha shots included 4 movement classes including yoga (gentle, restorative and Yoga Nidra) Mindfulness and meditation practices with take-home daily rituals Full access to Cape South...

Date: Thursday 26 November to Sunday 29 November
Where:
Cape South, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Youthful, Fresh, Fabulous | Makeup Coaching Workshop

Youthful, Fresh, Fabulous | Makeup Coaching Workshop

Our second round of Youthful, Fresh, Fabulous, after a sold out first class! Harness the power of your makeup. This fully practical, interactive workshop will teach you how to create an everyday fresh, radiant and age-appropriate flawless makeup look with professional application tips and...

Date: Thursday 26 November
Where:
Havelock North Function Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Amand Gerbault - Gaylor : Performs Chopin and More

Amand Gerbault - Gaylor : Performs Chopin and More

Amand Gerbault – Gaylor is a young man with an amazing capacity to bring me to tears of joy. He has a masters touch on the Piano and plays Chopin with divine feeling, space and tempo. My Mother Mary Poynton was a concert pianist who played Chopin for me in the womb and right up until I was...

Date: Thursday 26 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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TWO FIRES Australia's Ultimate Jimmy Barnes and Cold Chisel: CANCELLED

TWO FIRES Australia's Ultimate Jimmy Barnes and Cold Chisel: CANCELLED

Postponed to November the 26th TWO FIRES Australia's Ultimate Jimmy Barnes and Cold Chisel Show has been Touring nationally and selling out venues across Australia. Fronted by Joe Differ TWO FIRES bring their high energy Show to all types of audiences in which consistently deliver an...

Date: Thursday 26 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sustainable Backyards- Healthy Home Check

Sustainable Backyards- Healthy Home Check

Marie is an Architect who has a strong interest in building health and energy use. She has recently competed the Principles of Home Performance course and will talk about some of the ways that you can make your older home perform better. This event is part of Sustainable Backyards 2020. To learn...

Date: Friday 27 November
Where:
Environment Centre Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Phoenix Foundation - Friend Ship Tour of Aotearoa

The Phoenix Foundation - Friend Ship Tour of Aotearoa

Garage Project, Radio Hauraki, Banished Music & Under The Radar presents The Phoenix Foundation - Friend Ship Tour of Aotearoa On the band's first nationwide tour in 5 years, they will perform 8 dates across Aotearoa this November. Celebrating the expansive new album Friend Ship ; a...

Date: Friday 27 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Grassroots Hawkes Bay 2020

Grassroots Hawkes Bay 2020

After the postponements of our event in April and September the STAROS Affected by Suicide Support Trust is pleased to let you know that we're underway once again and we're excited! Join us for another day of inspired presentations by people telling stories of the struggles they have faced, how...

Date: Saturday 28 November
Where:
Napier Conference Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Eco Dyeing Workshop

Eco Dyeing Workshop

Eco-print Day Eco printing or Eco dyeing is a contemporary development of natural dyeing. We will package papers and textiles to immerse in hot water to extract pigments and produce prints from direct contact dyeing with plant materials. You will be provided with some specialist materials...

Date: Saturday 28 November
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Rainbow Dash

Rainbow Dash

Run, walk or dance your way through the rainbow. Obstacles will be in place for a sense of fun and laughter. (Obstacles will be off-set from the limestone track to make a clear pathway on the track for wheelchairs and prams). WEAR WHITE! THE EDGE 98.3 Hawke's Bay crew will be here with their...

Date: Saturday 28 November
Where:
Mitre 10 Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Bay Skate Bowl Comp 2020

Bay Skate Bowl Comp 2020

The Bay Skate Bowl Comp 2020 is back on! The 2020 event of the year! Bay Skate’s inaugural Bowl Comp is now locked in for 28 November. Postponed due to the Covid-19 lockdown, skaters are pumped to show their mad skills and spectators will be amped to see some airtime. A day of action for...

Date: Saturday 28 November
Where:
Bay Skate, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Urban BBQ Festival

Urban BBQ Festival

Meat. Fire. Smoke. Glowing coals. Thin blue smoke. Low & slow. Meat lovers do not want to miss the inaugural celebration of all things BBQ, right in the heart of Napier city. Juicy brisket. Succulent pulled pork. Sweet, sticky ribs. Bark, juice, glaze, rub, jiggle, jiggle. Oh did I mention...

Date: Saturday 28 November
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Free fun for the whole family. Learn new crafts, activities, and music with a Bible theme. Included is a light meal. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. All are welcome so bring your friends and neighbours. We look forward to seeing you.

Date: Saturday 31 October to Saturday 19 December
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Sleeping Beauty

The Sleeping Beauty

In an enchanted kingdom, a princess was born. Blessed by fairies, Aurora grew into a beautiful young woman, protected by everyone who loved her from the evil beyond the castle walls. On her 16th birthday, Aurora’s world was shattered by the malevolent Carabosse, but, saved from certain death by...

Date: Saturday 28 November to Sunday 29 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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BURST

BURST

First ever BURST Rave event at the iconic Music venue The Cabana in the Art Deco City of Napier in the beautiful Hawke’s Bay. With Internationally renowned kiwi DJ Eamonn Fevah and special guest Craig Shaw - Dirty Ca$h. These outstanding DJs have never before performed in the Hawke’s...

Date: Saturday 28 November
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Port Ahuriri Playcentre Creative Market

Port Ahuriri Playcentre Creative Market

Come and help us celebrate the end of 2020 and the arrival of the festive time of year. Our creative community has been working hard (especially over lockdown) to pull together this market filled with clever and innovative little stalls. We have artist, crafters, designers all selling their hand...

Date: Sunday 29 November
Where:
Port Ahuriri Playcentre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Finn Andrews (The Veils) & Band NZ Tour

Finn Andrews (The Veils) & Band NZ Tour

Kia ora folks, Due to Covid 19 restrictions, the following shows are affected and have been rescheduled: St Andrews Church, Hastings. Sept 18th - postponed Hollywood Avondale, Auckland. Sept 26th - postponed New dates: Hollywood Avondale, Auckland. Fri Nov 27th St Andrews Church,...

Date: Sunday 29 November
Where:
St Andrews Hall, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Clothes Swap

Clothes Swap

For a new look that doesn't cost the Earth come along to our clothes swap! Simply bring along your pre-loved, quality clothes that you'd like to swap. For each item, you'll get a token which you can redeem for an item someone else has brought. To make sure everyone gets to find something they like,...

Date: Monday 30 November
Where:
Environment Centre Hawke's Bay, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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December 2020

Free
1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

1931 Hawke’s Bay Earthquake Exhibition

“The outline of the hill turned into a giant serpent as it heaved up and down. The shock wave swept across it, creating a monster crossing the skyline.” - NG Bailey At 10:47am on 3 February 1931, a devastating earthquake struck Hawke’s Bay. In that moment it seemed the end of the world had...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

Tēnei Tonu Exhibition

This stunning exhibition features a broad range of historic and contemporary taonga from the collection of the Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Ta-u-rangi. Translated as 'always here', Tēnei Tonu shares diverse stories of local Iwi Ngati Kahungunu and their enduring connection to the...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver: Heirlooms From the Collection Exhibition

Silver, valued for its rarity and attractive lustre, has for centuries been mined and formed into an extensive range of domestic, personal, religious, and ceremonial objects. Silver is one of the most versatile and singular precious metals: it is malleable and ductile and has a relatively low...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori Exhibition

Waka kōrero Māori: waka carrying the taonga, te reo The Waka Kōrero Māori exhibition encourages learning the Māori alphabet by pronouncing the names of the kaharehe animal treasures on display. Bring your whanau to MTG – it’s free! Kō Waka Kōrero Māori hei whakaaturanga kia...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans: Of Time and Place Exhibition

Lewis Evans was born in Birmingham, 1878, the second eldest in a family of eleven children. At the age of nine, Lewis contracted poliomyelitis (polio) a muscle wasting illness. His lower body paralysed, he was for the rest of his life dependent on a bath chair, (similar to a wheel chair) for...

Date: Monday 19 October to Thursday 31 December
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism presents art from key moments in Aotearoa, New Zealand's history. Here we see artists speaking out against legacies of capitalism, industrialism, and colonialism, working in the cause of political movements. These artworks reflect periods in which New Zealand citizens fought...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 24 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Children's Holocaust Memorial Exhibition

Children's Holocaust Memorial Exhibition

Children's Holocaust Memorial - Te Whakamaharatanga o te Parekura Tamariki A unique Memorial honouring the 1.5 million children killed during the Holocaust 'giving a voice to those who cannot speak' and serving as a reminder to stand up to prejudice, discrimination and apathy. On display in...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 31 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Pastel Art Group

Pastel Art Group

Hastings Artists Group Pastel group. Join the Hastings Artists Group pastel sessions here in the Hastings War Memorial Library. Held every fortnightly on Tuesday mornings. For more information contact Ian Thompson 876 7851 or 021 160 3443. We may take photographs or video recordings during...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

A Justice of the Peace is available in the Flaxmere Library every Tuesday from 10am - 12pm. (They take a break over the ChristmasNew Year weeks). Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the community. If...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso Holt Gallery Arbuckle’s practice is a process-driven exploration of place, bridging the notions of landscape with the languages of abstraction. He manipulates the fundamentals of scale, format, composition, material, colour and mark-making to produce sculptural...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 23 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
EAST 2020

EAST 2020

Main Gallery EAST 2020 is the flagship biennial exhibition for Hawke's Bay. With an open call to artists and selection for inclusion, the exhibition has given the opportunity for new stars to emerge and present their work alongside more established and recognised local artists. EAST has provided...

Date: Saturday 21 November to Thursday 28 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Rhythm and Rhymes

Rhythm and Rhymes

A weekly half-hour programme of songs, rhymes and fingerplays especially for children aged 0-2 years and their parent/caregiver. Building a foundation for literacy starts as soon as a child is born, and every story, song, rhyme or fingerplay strengthens that foundation. Help your child get a...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat is a friendly gathering of book lovers. Come along to talk about the books you've been reading and to see what's new in the library. All welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 26 January
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Bakers Club

Bakers Club

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library on the first Tuesday of each month from 10:30am to 11:30am to share your baking experiences and recipes. We have a theme for each month and view some of the delectable books from the cooking and baking collection. All welcome. Attendees should bring a...

Date: Tuesday 3 November to Tuesday 1 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Ready2Rock Preschool Active Movement Session

Ready2Rock Preschool Active Movement Session

Ready2Rock is a free community active movement class for children 0-6yrs funded by the Ministry if Education and facilitated by Rockmybaby. This is a popular session with our educators and families but is open to everyone! Our sessions are facilitated by registered a Early Childhood Teacher, who...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 22 December
Where:
Peak Fitness & Health, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Scrabble Club

Hastings Scrabble Club

Meets in the Activities Area of the Hastings Library every Tuesday 1pm - 4pm. Ring Yvonne on 027 629 6659 or on Joan 878 2418 - or just come along! We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

A Justice of the Peace is available in the Hastings Library every Tuesday and Thursday from 2pm - 4pm. (They do take a break over the Christmas/New Year weeks). Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Co.Starters Cohort 6

Co.Starters Cohort 6

New to Business or have a great Business idea? If you have a great business idea or start-up and an entrepreneurial mind-set, we want to help you develop it further. The Co.Starters programme helps entrepreneurs and business start-ups by equipping them with the best tools and resources...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 8 December
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Social Rock N Roll Club

Social Rock N Roll Club

Come and join us every Tuesday night for a great night of Rock n Roll dancing and music. If you wish to become a member the cost is $5.00 for the year. RnR lesson's given on the night. We also hold a social every second Sunday each month. For further info phone Mike 0200801048.

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 29 December
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Simply  Ballroom

Simply Ballroom

Simply Ballroom is held every first Sunday of the month come along and enjoy a mixture of all types of ballroom with DJ's Bertie & Ansie. Two hours of non-stop music - Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, Rumba or any requests for other ballroom dances. A good night of social ballroom dancing. All dancers...

Date: Sunday 1 November to Sunday 7 March
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Art for Beginners

Art for Beginners

Art for Beginners 8 weeks of classes Wednesdays 21 October - 9th December: Come and have a go, explore the world of colour and form, and discover your artist within. Make your first steps or grow your confidence as an artist. We will introduce you to simple techniques using a variety of media:...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taruna College, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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‘Sew Fun’ Weekly Classes - Term 4 2020

‘Sew Fun’ Weekly Classes - Term 4 2020

Recycle, re-use and re-purpose your hoarded fabric! Sew up a storm while making new friends in the relaxed atmosphere of the CAN workshop. This weekly class is for beginners to experienced students of mixed abilities. Learn basic sewing skills as a newbie or extend your existing skills, whilst...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Read 'N' Chat

Read 'N' Chat

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 4 November to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Napier Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

Hastings Knitting (And Crochet) Group

The Hastings Knitting and Crochet Group meets every Wednesday in the Hastings War Memorial Library, upstairs in the Activities area. All skill levels are welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional material.

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous is a weekly (term time only) drop-in session where children aged 5+ can come along and build things with Lego. There will be themes or challenges each session that can be completed or work on your own project. All you need to do is bring along your imagination! Every...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Move better and feel more awesome with "Not Yoga" classes. Also known as Awareness Through Movement®, these classes do wonders to ease muscular discomfort and habitual tension (especially the kind you don't even realise you are holding) as well as improve your mobility, coordination, balance...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Movement Works Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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'CAN SEW' Evening Sewing Classes - Term 4 2020

'CAN SEW' Evening Sewing Classes - Term 4 2020

Recycle, re-use and re-purpose your hoarded fabric! This evening class is for beginners to experienced students of mixed abilities. Learn basic sewing skills or extend your existing skills, whilst at the same time creating something useful. The projects will grow with complexity as you gain...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 2 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Move better and feel more awesome with "Not Yoga" classes. Also known as Awareness Through Movement®, these classes do wonders to ease muscular discomfort and habitual tension (especially the kind you don't even realise you are holding) as well as improve your mobility, coordination, balance...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Movement Works Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Young At Heart

Young At Heart

Join us at the Havelock North Library for a bookchat group especially for older adults. We'll tell each other what we've been reading, what we've enjoyed or what we haven't! Library staff will present some titles new to the library. For more information ask at your library. We may take...

Date: Thursday 5 November to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Lunchtime Tour

Lunchtime Tour

Thursday 20 August, 12.15pm (allow 30 mins). Join our curator Clayton Gibson, for a tour of the current exhibitions in the gallery during your lunchtime. To be part of the discussion, meet at the gallery information desk. Free, no booking required.

Date: Thursday 12 November to Thursday 3 December
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa is an evolving form of yoga rooted in traditional Hatha. Flowing sequences integrate movement with breath while increasing strength and flexibility. Though each class is tailored toward the students, you will enjoy a dynamic and energetic class. All levels welcome and mats and props...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Thursday 17 December
Where:
The Yoga Space, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Linocut Evening Classes - Term 4

Linocut Evening Classes - Term 4

Lino is a printmaking medium suitable for extended exploration, so if you have some experience of printmaking and want to get experimental, sign up and join in the fun. You can refresh your skills and/or extend them and go at your own pace. This course is not suitable for absolute beginners, but...

Date: Thursday 22 October to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Creative Arts Napier, Community Arts Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Jingo

Jingo

Jingo! Musical Bingo Back by popular demand! This is the musical game to beat all music games. Compete in four rounds for 8 prizes by dabbing the squares as you groove to the songs. It's as simple as that. Free entry, the game starts at 7 pm. Call 06 650 3353 or email...

Date: Thursday 5 November to Thursday 3 December
Where:
The Urban Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wonder Christmas Markets

Wonder Christmas Markets

Wonder Markets 2020 Save the date! Wonder is a brand new Christmas market concept for Hawke’s Bay. Featuring a hand picked line up of quality stallholders coming together to create a very special festive experience. Wonder is looking to attract a targeted market of conscious consumers...

Date: Friday 4 December to Saturday 5 December
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Sanctuary Sounds Music Festival

Sanctuary Sounds Music Festival

New Zealand's Biggest Little Festival! 31 Bands! 3 Days in Sunny Hawkes Bay! Sanctuary Sounds is a not-for-profit music festival showcasing an eclectic mix of music from all over New Zealand and abroad. The 3 day festival is a true grassroots experience, held on a rural property in Takapau,...

Date: Friday 4 December to Sunday 6 December
Where:
Sanctuary Sounds, Takapau, Central Hawke's Bay

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The Jandalless Sistas Present A Night of Divas & Delights: CANCELLED

The Jandalless Sistas Present A Night of Divas & Delights: CANCELLED

The Jandalless Sistas present a night of divas & delights - starring: Amanduh La Whore, Kola Gin, Spankie Jackzon & Felicity Frockaccino. Some of New Zealand's TOP drag acts and all international performers, fused with a stunning production show experience - these "ladies" will tease you with a...

Date: Friday 4 December
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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You Should Be Dancing - New Zealand Tour

You Should Be Dancing - New Zealand Tour

"You Should Be Dancing" is a great big disco dancing celebration! A night of exceedingly danceable disco hits. Classic disco tunes you would have to be a robot not to move to. A Boogie Wonderland! We are very excited to present this end of year tour. We can’t wait to get out of the house and...

Date: Friday 4 December
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa Flow

Vinyasa is an evolving form of yoga rooted in traditional Hatha. Flowing sequences integrate movement with breath while increasing strength and flexibility. Though each class is tailored toward the students, you will enjoy a dynamic and energetic class. All levels welcome and mats and props...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 19 December
Where:
OptimalMe Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Mini Market

Mini Market

Our monthly mini markets are back in business after the cold winter months and the interruption of COVID-19 lockdown, with bigger bargains than ever. You are invited to call in and say hello, share a laugh and enjoy a free cuppa and scone, while browsing our stalls. Plants, ready for the spring...

Date: Saturday 7 November to Saturday 12 December
Where:
St Columba's Presbyterian Church, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Havelock North Handmade Market

Havelock North Handmade Market

The Havelock Handmade Market is held once a month (and occasionally a couple of times a month during the summer months) Tucked in the courtyard behind Peak Pizza on Te Mata Road, Havelock North we're an enterprising group of stall holders who enjoy sharing our products. Come along and support...

Date: Saturday 7 November to Saturday 6 February
Where:
Village Court Havelock North, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Havelock North Plunket Toy Libary

Havelock North Plunket Toy Libary

Havelock North Plunket Toy Library is not for profit and run entirely by motivated volunteers whose aim is to promote and encourage the value of learning through play. We are a community that welcomes children, their families and caregivers to come and borrow well designed-educational toys,...

Date: Saturday 7 November to Saturday 19 December
Where:
Havelock North Village Green, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Justice of The Peace

Justice of The Peace

A Justice of the Peace is available in the Havelock North Library most Saturdays 10am-12noon. (They will be on a break over the Christmas-New Year weeks). Having a JP helping you is entirely free of charge. Justices are statutory appointees who receive no payment for their services to the...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 19 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Spring Sessions

Spring Sessions

30 Saturday Spring & Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 27 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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French for Rabbits - The Dark Arts Tour

French for Rabbits - The Dark Arts Tour

Ethereal dream-pop luminaries French for Rabbits are bringing their naturalistic musical alchemy to intimate venues around New Zealand in November and December on The Dark Arts tour. The band will play eight shows through the North and South islands, including two multi-dimensional shows in the...

Date: Saturday 5 December
Where:
Sitting Room Sessions, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Australasia's Premier Stevie Ray Vaughan Tribute Show

Australasia's Premier Stevie Ray Vaughan Tribute Show

Stevie Ray Vaughan Tribute Show Talk about sticking your neck out. The moment you decide as a band to pay tribute to any artist you are opening yourself up to instant comparisons and worse ridicule. One thing for sure no matter who the artist you had better be able to carry it off or be...

Date: Saturday 5 December
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Napier Sunday Market

Napier Sunday Market

What is the Napier Sunday Market? The biggest Market in Hawkes Bay! Well over 60 stalls to explore and featuring live music and buskers.Great range of fresh fruit when in season. Well worth a visit! Sunday morning, it's not too far, Beside the Ocean and next to the Spa Grab a...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 17 January
Where:
Marine Parade Domain, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 February
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Harcourts Christmas Parade 2020

Harcourts Christmas Parade 2020

Santa's coming to town for the Harcourts Christmas Parade and we can't wait! The 2020 parade will be jam-packed with Christmas themed displays and floats - and of course Mr Claus himself! Start time is 1 pm, followed by a Christmas Fiesta held in Clive Memorial Square where you can catch up...

Date: Sunday 6 December
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Spring Sundaze

Spring Sundaze

30 Spring & Summer Sundays at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ben Throp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Alex Richardson - The Pukes ukhelele rock band. - Lady Larisa - Climate - The Acoustic Project Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wil Sargisson in Concert

Wil Sargisson in Concert

Wil Sargisson began piano lessons at age 5 in his home town of Napier, New Zealand. By age 13 he was performing solo at NZ’s National Jazz Festival in Tauranga, the youngest person ever to do so. Many jazz festival appearances followed. At the age of 17 he was chosen as pianist for the NZ High...

Date: Sunday 6 December
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Disciplinary Process - Business Central

The Disciplinary Process - Business Central

Do you know how to carry out a procedurally fair disciplinary process? Your answer could mean the difference between a positive outcome for your business or costly court proceedings. Regardless of how clear cut a disciplinary matter appears to be, the law not only requires justification for...

Date: Monday 7 December
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Tea With Tales

Tea With Tales

Brought to you by Hastings District Libraries and the NZ Blind Foundation, come and listen to short book readings and share what you have been reading while enjoying a cuppa and a biscuit. Tea with Tales meets on the first Monday of each month in the Sir James Wattie Room at the Hastings War...

Date: Monday 2 November to Monday 7 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Minecraft Mondays

Minecraft Mondays

Come along to Minecraft Mondays, where you can swap tips and collaborate with other like-minded gamers. Interested? Great! You will require your own device with Minecraft installed/downloaded. Suitable for ages 5+ and all skill levels. Held every Monday, term time only. We may take...

Date: Monday 19 October to Monday 14 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Not Yoga Awareness Through Movement Classes

Move better and feel more awesome with "Not Yoga" classes. Also known as Awareness Through Movement®, these classes do wonders to ease muscular discomfort and habitual tension (especially the kind you don't even realise you are holding) as well as improve your mobility, coordination, balance...

Date: Monday 19 October to Monday 7 December
Where:
Movement Works Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Poetry Open Mic Night

Poetry Open Mic Night

A monthly get together by Napier Live Poets. Napier Live Poets. Come along and be a part of our wonderful, vibrant poetry group, where you can share your own work and hear poems by other members of Hawke’s Bay’s community. If you want to just listen, that is fine too. Napier Live Poets is...

Date: Monday 2 November to Monday 7 December
Where:
The CAN, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Conducting Disciplinary Meetings - Business Central

Conducting Disciplinary Meetings - Business Central

The manner in which a disciplinary meeting is conducted is a key element in determining whether the action taken by the employer was procedurally fair. If a meeting is not conducted fairly or key steps are overlooked or omitted the outcome of the disciplinary process may be invalidated or could...

Date: Tuesday 8 December
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wages Law - Business Central

Wages Law - Business Central

One of the most important issues in employment for employees is getting the right pay and there is a legal responsibility for employers to pay on time and correctly. This seminar provides participants with knowledge that will facilitate manual checking when an entitlement is questioned by an...

Date: Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Managing Your Time - Business Central

Managing Your Time - Business Central

In an age of competing demands and urgent deadlines, it can feel like you never have enough time. This one-day workshop will help you identify the common behaviours that prevent you from managing your time effectively. It will teach you how to increase your productivity without working longer...

Date: Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Read 'N' Chat

Read 'N' Chat

Looking for your next great read? Read'n'Chat is a monthly book group held at Napier and Taradale Libraries, everyone is welcome to come along, talk about books and learn more about the library. The friendly library staff share titles they have enjoyed recently, and you are welcome to share...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous

Builders Anonymous is a weekly (term time only) drop in session where children aged 5+ can come along and build things with Lego. There will be themes or challenges each session that can be completed, or work on your own project. All you need to do is bring along your imagination! Every...

Date: Wednesday 28 October to Wednesday 9 December
Where:
Hastings Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Lie down, Bliss out, Float away... To the quietness and connectedness of meditation, contemplation, breathwork, voice-activated mindscapes that is Rob's specialty when he plays his singing crystal bowls. Rob will take you on a journey into your very soul to open your heart and connect you to...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Saturday 12 June
Where:
The Loft B&B, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Running Effective Meetings - Business Central

Running Effective Meetings - Business Central

We’ve all felt the pain of rambling meetings. What can you do to transform your meetings from unwelcome interruptions to useful interactions that allow your team to share information, remove obstacles, and improve outcomes? This programme will teach you how to lead meetings that have a...

Date: Thursday 10 December
Where:
Hawke's Bay Business Hub, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Watercolour Painting Group

Watercolour Painting Group

Are you a watercolour artist? Join other enthusiasts with the Hastings Artists Group! Hastings Artists Group Watercolour sessions are held every fortnight on Thursday afternoons at Hastings Library. For more information about coming along contact Ian Thompson 876 7851 or 021 160 3443.

Date: Thursday 29 October to Thursday 10 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Cucumber Juice

Cucumber Juice

Best Time To Take Cucumber Juice. What better time of day to drink cucumber juice? The first-rate time of day is something you sense to love it. You can drink it as a starter for lunch or dinner and additionally as a snack (if you take them). Another desirable time of day to take it's far in...

Date: Thursday 10 December
Where:
Focus Health Physiotherapy, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Labretta Suede & The Motel 6

Labretta Suede & The Motel 6

Your favourite Rock ' n' Rollers have been stranded here in paradise with you all and are ready to hit Napier by storm. Full band, full power Labretta Suede & The Motel 6 are hitting Nz with a fervour to entertain, as all their international touring has been cancelled. So you LUCKY DEVILS get...

Date: Friday 11 December
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Run the Vines Paritua

Run the Vines Paritua

Join us at the beautiful Paritua Vineyard & Winery for Run the Vines, in the wine-growing region of Bridge Pa, Hastings. Walk or run the flat and scenic 5km, 10km or 15km around the vines, then sit back and enjoy music with Alex Richardson and Shelby while enjoying a glass of Paritua wine (or a...

Date: Saturday 12 December
Where:
Paritua Vineyards, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hawke's Bay Christmas at the Park

Hawke's Bay Christmas at the Park

Hawke’s Bay Christmas at the Park is a free to enter, family-friendly, community, outdoor Christmas concert. Gates open at 3:00pm. Activities for kids, free face painting and kids' confidence course. Entertainment starts at 5:00pm which includes local and nationally recognised artists,...

Date: Saturday 12 December
Where:
Mitre 10 Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Te Awanga Estate

Te Awanga Estate

Join us for a Sesh on the lawn - our wine, their music and your vibe. Summer in Te Awanga at its finest! December 13th - Professor Dynamite ft Margot Wuts. January 24th - The Cellar Door Band. February 21st - Hail to the Thieves, back by popular demand, Radiohead glory and a total must hear...

Date: Sunday 13 December to Sunday 21 February
Where:
Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Teen Queens | Makeup Coaching Workshop

Teen Queens | Makeup Coaching Workshop

LIMITED TICKETS! THIS EVENT WILL SELL OUT! Finally a makeup coaching workshop for the teens! Ladies, this fully practical, interactive workshop will teach you all the fundamental basics about makeup application, and more! Forget everything you've learnt on YouTube, this workshop will take you...

Date: Sunday 13 December
Where:
Havelock North Function Centre, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Oldershaw & Co Tag Team Relay

Oldershaw & Co Tag Team Relay

The Oldershaw & Co Ltd Tag Team relay is just before Christmas as we wanted to give this event the festive feel and it has always been a great success with plenty of laughs during the day. Fancy dress optional but encouraged This event showcases your own individual ability and also having fun...

Date: Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Pandora Pond, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Wine Books and More

Wine Books and More

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Wine, Books and More on the third Tuesday of every month. This is a book club with a difference: no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books we've read and liked, or otherwise! Drinks and snacks are provided. We may take...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 15 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Knit and Natter

Knit and Natter

Knit and Natter happens each month regardless of the seasons at Taradale Library. Bring your knitting or other needlework and share a cuppa and chat. Napier Libraries is a true community hub which supports learning, creativity and interaction with free programmes and activities designed for...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Hastings Library Bookchat

Hastings Library Bookchat

Join us at Hastings War Memorial Library for Book Chat on the third Wednesday of every month. There is no need to read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and hear what others have been reading. You'll get a preview of some of the latest and/or recommended books from...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Creative Writing Group

Creative Writing Group

Are you or would you like to be a writer? Be inspired to get started or continue your writing journey by joining our creative writing group. We meet monthly in the Hastings War Memorial Library. Come along and join like minded people for company in your creative journey. All welcome. Contact:...

Date: Wednesday 21 October to Wednesday 16 December
Where:
Hastings War Memorial Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Third Thursday Book Club

Third Thursday Book Club

This Havelock North Library book club for adults will give you the opportunity to share with others about the books you have been reading. We do not read a set book, just come along ready to discuss books you've read and liked, or even tell us about the ones you didn't enjoy and why! Library staff...

Date: Thursday 19 November to Thursday 17 December
Where:
Havelock North Library, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Summer Solstice 2020

Summer Solstice 2020

Madcap and Etiquette bring you the most anticipated show this summer. The second annual ‘Summer Solstice’ concert takes place on Saturday 19 December at the iconic Hawke’s Bay Racing Centre. Featuring award-winning kiwi acts, The Black Seeds, Sola Rosa, Mild Orange, Aroha & Tali and...

Date: Saturday 19 December
Where:
Hawke's Bay Racing Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Messy Church

Messy Church

Free fun for the whole family. Learn new crafts, activities, and music with a Bible theme. Included is a light meal. Hosted by St Peter's Anglican Church, Riverslea, Hastings. All are welcome so bring your friends and neighbours. We look forward to seeing you.

Date: Saturday 31 October to Saturday 19 December
Where:
St Martins Hall, Mayfair, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Landslide - Fleetwood Mac & Stevie Nicks Tribute Show

Landslide - Fleetwood Mac & Stevie Nicks Tribute Show

Landslide is an Auckland based, live 5 piece band, who have been celebrating the music of Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks all over the North Island for the past 7 years. Covering well-known classics from Fleetwood Mac and also Stevie's solo hits. Dreams, Sara, Rhiannon, The Chain, Go Your Own...

Date: Saturday 19 December
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2020

Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2020

Returning again for another sunny Hawke’s Bay summer are the Church Road Live Summer Sessions. Church Road are excited to be hosting some of Hawkes Bay’s finest acoustic acts across six Sunday afternoons during the summer. Come down to the park and enjoy a delicious cheese board or platters,...

Date: Sunday 15 November to Sunday 14 March
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Blackcaps v Pakistan 3rd T20

Blackcaps v Pakistan 3rd T20

International cricket is back! It all starts with the Blackcaps taking on the West Indies to open the summer with three T20s including opening night at Eden Park, and two Test Matches. The team then meet Pakistan in a packed schedule that features a Boxing Day Test Match at Bay Oval. We round out...

Date: Tuesday 22 December
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales: CANCELLED

Tea with Tales are book groups which operate in partnership with the Royal New Zealand Foundation of the Blind. This group is run by the Friends of the Taradale Library. The Friends and volunteers read from some interesting titles that are available from the Royal New Zealand Foundation for...

Date: Wednesday 28 October to Wednesday 23 December
Where:
Taradale Library, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Christmas Twilight Market

Christmas Twilight Market

Christmas at the Farmers’ Market. Finish you Christmas Shopping with us. Purchase your fresh Christmas produce or last-minute gifts. We have your entertaining needs covered fresh fruit and vegetables, platter delights, meat and veggies for the BBQ, bread and baked goods, sweet treats,...

Date: Wednesday 23 December
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Black Barn OpenAir Cinema

Black Barn OpenAir Cinema

A Festival of Film under the Stars The planning is already in full swing for the 17th OpenAir Cinema season starting on 27 December 2020 at Black Barn Vineyards in Havelock North. Whilst the film line-up is still being finalised, there will be plenty of variety to satisfy a broad range of movie...

Date: Sunday 27 December to Wednesday 6 January
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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January 2021

Free
On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism Exhibition

On Art & Activism presents art from key moments in Aotearoa, New Zealand's history. Here we see artists speaking out against legacies of capitalism, industrialism, and colonialism, working in the cause of political movements. These artworks reflect periods in which New Zealand citizens fought...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 24 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Children's Holocaust Memorial Exhibition

Children's Holocaust Memorial Exhibition

Children's Holocaust Memorial - Te Whakamaharatanga o te Parekura Tamariki A unique Memorial honouring the 1.5 million children killed during the Holocaust 'giving a voice to those who cannot speak' and serving as a reminder to stand up to prejudice, discrimination and apathy. On display in...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 31 January
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso

Matt Arbuckle: Recto-Verso Holt Gallery Arbuckle’s practice is a process-driven exploration of place, bridging the notions of landscape with the languages of abstraction. He manipulates the fundamentals of scale, format, composition, material, colour and mark-making to produce sculptural...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 23 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
EAST 2020

EAST 2020

Main Gallery EAST 2020 is the flagship biennial exhibition for Hawke's Bay. With an open call to artists and selection for inclusion, the exhibition has given the opportunity for new stars to emerge and present their work alongside more established and recognised local artists. EAST has provided...

Date: Saturday 21 November to Thursday 28 January
Where:
Hastings City Art Gallery, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Spring Sessions

Spring Sessions

30 Saturday Spring & Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 27 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Black Barn OpenAir Cinema

Black Barn OpenAir Cinema

A Festival of Film under the Stars The planning is already in full swing for the 17th OpenAir Cinema season starting on 27 December 2020 at Black Barn Vineyards in Havelock North. Whilst the film line-up is still being finalised, there will be plenty of variety to satisfy a broad range of movie...

Date: Sunday 27 December to Wednesday 6 January
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Napier Sunday Market

Napier Sunday Market

What is the Napier Sunday Market? The biggest Market in Hawkes Bay! Well over 60 stalls to explore and featuring live music and buskers.Great range of fresh fruit when in season. Well worth a visit! Sunday morning, it's not too far, Beside the Ocean and next to the Spa Grab a...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 17 January
Where:
Marine Parade Domain, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 February
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Spring Sundaze

Spring Sundaze

30 Spring & Summer Sundays at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ben Throp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Alex Richardson - The Pukes ukhelele rock band. - Lady Larisa - Climate - The Acoustic Project Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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In The Shallows - Debut Album Tour - Summer 2020/21

In The Shallows - Debut Album Tour - Summer 2020/21

Blending catchy vocal hooks with soaring harmonies and atmospheric acoustic guitar, weaving in tales of love, loss, connection, redemption and empowerment - leaving audiences spellbound and wanting more. Lance has worked as a professional musician/producer since leaving high school. Based in...

Date: Thursday 7 January
Where:
The Common Room, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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In The Shallows - Debut Album Tour - Summer 2020/21

In The Shallows - Debut Album Tour - Summer 2020/21

Blending catchy vocal hooks with soaring harmonies and atmospheric acoustic guitar, weaving in tales of love, loss, connection, redemption and empowerment - leaving audiences spellbound and wanting more. A little more about In The Shallows... Lance has worked as a professional...

Date: Friday 8 January
Where:
Paisley Stage, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Absolute BOWIE Tribute show.

Absolute BOWIE Tribute show.

Absolute Bowie Tribute is back having sold out 3 shows in 2020. This is a big KICK ASS 7 piece band playing BOWIE with complete authenticity and passion. 5 years of touring and playing the great songs of the one and only DAVID BOWIE. Join us for a wonderful night..... you'll never forget....

Date: Friday 8 January
Where:
The Cabana, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat

Flaxmere Library Book Chat is a friendly gathering of book lovers. Come along to talk about the books you've been reading and to see what's new in the library. All welcome. We may take photographs or video recordings during events and programmes which may be used in Council promotional...

Date: Tuesday 20 October to Tuesday 26 January
Where:
Flaxmere Library, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Dreamy Little Weddings, Pop-Up Weddings  in Hawkes Bay

Dreamy Little Weddings, Pop-Up Weddings in Hawkes Bay

Dreamy pop -up weddings in Hawkes Bay are 90 minutes of affordable memories, after which you can continue to celebrate wherever and however you desire. The wedding ceremony is taken care of with a venue, celebrant, venue styling, florals, wedding cake, photographer, music, celebratory champagne and...

Date: Saturday 16 January
Where:
Terrace View, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Another Day in Taradise

Another Day in Taradise

Come and join in the Sweet 16th celebrations, of our Another Day in Taradise. Free entry to the event and is very family friendly. We are proud to have the same amazing band playing, which will provide us with amazing tunes all day long. There will of course be great Moana Park wines...

Date: Saturday 16 January
Where:
Moana Park Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2020

Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2020

Returning again for another sunny Hawke’s Bay summer are the Church Road Live Summer Sessions. Church Road are excited to be hosting some of Hawkes Bay’s finest acoustic acts across six Sunday afternoons during the summer. Come down to the park and enjoy a delicious cheese board or platters,...

Date: Sunday 15 November to Sunday 14 March
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Absolute BOWIE Tribute show.

Absolute BOWIE Tribute show.

Absolute Bowie Tribute is back having sold out 3 shows in 2020. This is a big KICK ASS 7 piece band playing BOWIE with complete authenticity and passion. 5 years of touring and playing the great songs of the one and only DAVID BOWIE. Join us for a wonderful night..... you'll never forget....

Date: Friday 22 January
Where:
Spaceship, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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SIX60 Saturdays

SIX60 Saturdays

Carrying on the latest summer tour craze SIX60 are playing across Aotearoa over six weekends in January and February 2021! This is set to be another groundbreaking tour for the multi-platinum selling band who recently sold over 130,000 tickets to their "Saturdays" tour just earlier this...

Date: Saturday 23 January
Where:
Tomoana Showgrounds, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Te Awanga Estate

Te Awanga Estate

Join us for a Sesh on the lawn - our wine, their music and your vibe. Summer in Te Awanga at its finest! December 13th - Professor Dynamite ft Margot Wuts. January 24th - The Cellar Door Band. February 21st - Hail to the Thieves, back by popular demand, Radiohead glory and a total must hear...

Date: Sunday 13 December to Sunday 21 February
Where:
Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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February 2021

Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Beginners Salsa 8 Week Course

Beginners Salsa 8 Week Course

Salsa Dance Lessons - Beginners course start Wednesday 3rd February 2021. Join the fun of salsa dancing, we recommend having a partner however it is not essential as we have helpers to assist, just come along and have a fantastic time meeting new people and learn to dance. Class is one hour...

Date: Wednesday 3 February
Where:
Munro Dance Studio, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Havelock North Handmade Market

Havelock North Handmade Market

The Havelock Handmade Market is held once a month (and occasionally a couple of times a month during the summer months) Tucked in the courtyard behind Peak Pizza on Te Mata Road, Havelock North we're an enterprising group of stall holders who enjoy sharing our products. Come along and support...

Date: Saturday 7 November to Saturday 6 February
Where:
Village Court Havelock North, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Spring Sessions

Spring Sessions

30 Saturday Spring & Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 27 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Spring Sessions


Free
Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market

Delight in a shopping event of taste sensations at one of New Zealand’s oldest and largest traditional Farmers’ Markets. The Hawke's Bay Farmers' Market offers a complete shopping experience. Discover the diverse range of locally grown or artisan produced products. There is nothing like...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 February
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Spring Sundaze

Spring Sundaze

30 Spring & Summer Sundays at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ben Throp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Alex Richardson - The Pukes ukhelele rock band. - Lady Larisa - Climate - The Acoustic Project Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Spring Sundaze


Simply  Ballroom

Simply Ballroom

Simply Ballroom is held every first Sunday of the month come along and enjoy a mixture of all types of ballroom with DJ's Bertie & Ansie. Two hours of non-stop music - Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, Rumba or any requests for other ballroom dances. A good night of social ballroom dancing. All dancers...

Date: Sunday 1 November to Sunday 7 March
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Howard Morrison Quartet Take Two

The Howard Morrison Quartet Take Two

The Howard Morrison Quartet Take Two, featuring Howard Morrison Jnr, Russell Harrison, Chris Powley and Andre King, take to the road in October with a two hour show to celebrate and recreate the magic of the NZ entertainment phenomenon that was the original Howard Morrison Quartet. The Howard...

Date: Wednesday 10 February
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Lie down, Bliss out, Float away... To the quietness and connectedness of meditation, contemplation, breathwork, voice-activated mindscapes that is Rob's specialty when he plays his singing crystal bowls. Rob will take you on a journey into your very soul to open your heart and connect you to...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Saturday 12 June
Where:
The Loft B&B, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Outfield Music, Food & Arts Festival

Outfield Music, Food & Arts Festival

Outfield Music, Food & Arts Festival 2021 Hawkes Bay's latest family-friendly celebration of Music, Food & Art! If you’ve ever been on a summer road trip through Hawkes Bay, chances are you’ve spent some time on the coast at laidback Te Awanga, a beachside settlement with a thriving arts...

Date: Saturday 13 February
Where:
Outfield Music, Food & Arts Festival Site, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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River Park Blues Festival 2021

River Park Blues Festival 2021

The Self Righteous Brothers The Self-Righteous Brothers are Derek Jacombs (vocals and acoustic guitar) and Nigel Masters (vocals and upright bass), moonlighting members of well-known blues & roots band Kokomo. They have performed at everything from prestigious Arts Festivals to backyard BBQs,...

Date: Saturday 13 February
Where:
River Park Event Centre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Central Hawke's Bay Rescue Helicopter Open Day

Central Hawke's Bay Rescue Helicopter Open Day

Lowe Corporation Rescue Helicopter Service has been looking after the Hawke's Bay region for decades. We are very proud to be able to put on an Open Day for the Central Hawke's Bay community so they can see our service up close! On Sunday the 14th February at the CHB Aero Club, based in...

Date: Sunday 14 February
Where:
Central Hawke's Bay Aero Club, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay

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Free
Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2020

Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2020

Returning again for another sunny Hawke’s Bay summer are the Church Road Live Summer Sessions. Church Road are excited to be hosting some of Hawkes Bay’s finest acoustic acts across six Sunday afternoons during the summer. Come down to the park and enjoy a delicious cheese board or platters,...

Date: Sunday 15 November to Sunday 14 March
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Napier Art Deco Festival 2021

Napier Art Deco Festival 2021

One of New Zealand's most iconic events is back in 2021 - The Napier Art Deco Festival! This is a five day Festival like no other, where locals and visitors alike come together to celebrate Hawke's Bay's unique Art Deco heritage. The Festival features the best of live entertainment through,...

Date: Wednesday 17 February to Sunday 21 February
Where:
Napier Soundshell, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Napier Port Ocean Swim

Napier Port Ocean Swim

The 10th Napier Port Ocean Swim is on at Perfume Point Ahuriri Beach on Saturday morning 20th February 2021. Race distances for all ages and abilities. 200m Pack n Save Napier kids dash 500m Higgins Construction individual and teams races 1000m HB Regional Council and Napier City Council...

Date: Saturday 20 February
Where:
Perfume Point Reserve, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Te Awanga Estate

Te Awanga Estate

Join us for a Sesh on the lawn - our wine, their music and your vibe. Summer in Te Awanga at its finest! December 13th - Professor Dynamite ft Margot Wuts. January 24th - The Cellar Door Band. February 21st - Hail to the Thieves, back by popular demand, Radiohead glory and a total must hear...

Date: Sunday 13 December to Sunday 21 February
Where:
Te Awanga Estate, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2021

MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2021

Conquer the peaks! In beautiful Hawke's Bay! Breathtaking views. Craggy, challenging terrain. Fun single track. Staggeringly beautiful private land. A few hearty river crossings... This is one of New Zealand's most enjoyable and rewarding events - suitable for everyone - from the competitive...

Date: Saturday 27 February
Where:
Havelock North Village, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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River Park Country 2021

River Park Country 2021

Kick back and tune in to some amazing blues talent from around NZ. Licensed Bar, food, coffee + Camping available Our Line Up Includes Tucker Lane Dust & Gold The Warratahs Tucker Lane are a 5 piece Bluegrass band hailing from Clive, Hawkes Bay. They play a wide variety of heel stomping,...

Date: Saturday 27 February
Where:
River Park Event Centre, Waipawa, Central Hawke's Bay

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Puketapu Auction & Country Fair

Puketapu Auction & Country Fair

Country Fair and Rural Auction held annually beside the beautiful Lake at Puketapu. It is a great family day out in the country and only seven minutes from Taradale. There is ample parking, plenty of shade and seating beneath trees surrounding the lake. The Fair has a great range of stalls...

Date: Sunday 28 February
Where:
The Puketapu Lake, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Have A Go - Family Sports Day

Have A Go - Family Sports Day

Join us for this family-friendly day and try out the winter sports before signing your child up for a season! Multiple Sports available with demonstrations happening throughout the day. Sports on offer: Rugby Netball Football Hockey Canoe Polo Orienteering Taekwon-do Respect Dance...

Date: Sunday 28 February
Where:
Mitre 10 Park, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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March 2021

Free
Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product Exhibition

The naming of a new apple cultivar Billy Apple® fulfils a long held ambition for the artist and is the natural culmination of his 1962 self-branding exercise. Billy Apple® A Brand Looking for a Product 1962—2020 looks back to Apple’s name change and the way Apple created art works that...

Date: Monday 19 October to Sunday 21 March
Where:
MTG Hawke's Bay, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Kiwi Music Allstars

Kiwi Music Allstars

We are delighted to present some of New Zealand's favourite entertainers, singers, and musicians, with full support band performing together exclusively at Black Barn Amphitheatre on Thursday 4 March. Some of the most celebrated and iconic entertainers in one show. Each will perform their own hits...

Date: Thursday 4 March
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Spring Sessions

Spring Sessions

30 Saturday Spring & Summer Sessions at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Lady Larisa - Climate - Fraser Mackenzie - The Acoustic Project - Little Big Noise Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local talents while...

Date: Saturday 24 October to Saturday 27 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Spring Sessions


Free
Spring Sundaze

Spring Sundaze

30 Spring & Summer Sundays at Abbey for the Summer season! - Coastal Rhythm Section - Ben Throp - Ian Munro - Ariana Henare - Alex Richardson - The Pukes ukhelele rock band. - Lady Larisa - Climate - The Acoustic Project Kickback and relax and listen to the chilled sounds of local...

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 March
Where:
Abbey Cellars Winery & Brewpub, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Spring Sundaze


Jon Stevens With Special Guests Automatic 80's

Jon Stevens With Special Guests Automatic 80's

Australian based Kiwi rocker Jon Stevens, with his Noiseworks and INXS collection, can't wait to perform all the huge hits at the renowned Black Barn Amphitheatre on Sunday 7 March. The former frontman of these bands will rock out chart-toppers such as Devil Inside, Suicide Blonde, Need you Tonight...

Date: Sunday 7 March
Where:
Black Barn Vineyards, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Simply  Ballroom

Simply Ballroom

Simply Ballroom is held every first Sunday of the month come along and enjoy a mixture of all types of ballroom with DJ's Bertie & Ansie. Two hours of non-stop music - Waltz, Foxtrot, Cha Cha, Rumba or any requests for other ballroom dances. A good night of social ballroom dancing. All dancers...

Date: Sunday 1 November to Sunday 7 March
Where:
Napier RSA, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Simply Ballroom


Land Rover Horse of the Year 2021

Land Rover Horse of the Year 2021

Tens of thousands of people can't be wrong. The New Zealand Horse of the Year Show is touted as one of the greatest equestrian celebrations on the planet by people all over the world. It's a true celebration of all things equestrian that encompass all that is good about New Zealand and a shared...

Date: Tuesday 9 March to Monday 15 March
Where:
Showgrounds Hawke's Bay Tomoana, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Lie down, Bliss out, Float away... To the quietness and connectedness of meditation, contemplation, breathwork, voice-activated mindscapes that is Rob's specialty when he plays his singing crystal bowls. Rob will take you on a journey into your very soul to open your heart and connect you to...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Saturday 12 June
Where:
The Loft B&B, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens


Free
Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2020

Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2020

Returning again for another sunny Hawke’s Bay summer are the Church Road Live Summer Sessions. Church Road are excited to be hosting some of Hawkes Bay’s finest acoustic acts across six Sunday afternoons during the summer. Come down to the park and enjoy a delicious cheese board or platters,...

Date: Sunday 15 November to Sunday 14 March
Where:
Church Road Winery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

Read more » - Church Road Live Summer Sessions 2020


Leaving Jackson - The Johnny Cash and June Carter Show

Leaving Jackson - The Johnny Cash and June Carter Show

Fall into the ring of fire in this unforgettable music concert dedicated to the music, love and lives of Johnny Cash and June Carter. For more than 40 years Johnny Cash and June Carter enthralled audiences around the world with their songs of life, love and heartache. A love story played out...

Date: Friday 19 March
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Lindisfarne College Gala 2021

Lindisfarne College Gala 2021

Annual Gala, fun day for all the family. Books, 2nd Hand Clothing, White Elephant, Auction, Meat, Produce, Sports Gear, Cakes, Preserves, Linen, Picture Frames, Crafts & Collectibles, Jewellery, Plants, Hamburgers, Tea & Coffee, Candy Floss, Sausage Sizzle, Steak Sandwiches, kids games etc etc.

Date: Sunday 21 March
Where:
Lindisfarne College, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Blackcaps v Bangladesh 1st T20

Blackcaps v Bangladesh 1st T20

International cricket is back! It all starts with the Blackcaps taking on the West Indies to open the summer with three T20s including opening night at Eden Park, and two Test Matches. The team then meet Pakistan in a packed schedule that features a Boxing Day Test Match at Bay Oval. We round out...

Date: Tuesday 23 March
Where:
McLean Park, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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NGHS Tremains Affordable Art Exhibition 2021

NGHS Tremains Affordable Art Exhibition 2021

Join us for the Tremains Affordable Art Exhibition 2021, an annual fundraiser for Napier Girls High School. The exhibition features over 300 artworks by more than 80 professional artists from around New Zealand. Please see our website profiling the event, the artists and our wonderful fleet...

Date: Friday 26 March
Where:
Napier Girls' High School, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Extravaganza Fair

The Extravaganza Fair

Roll up. Roll up. Roll up! Welcome to Season 6 of New Zealand's largest and most fabulous travelling event! The Extravaganza Fair! The Extravaganza Fair is a family affair, it is a free entry, fun day out with something for everyone. We're bringing to NZ a unique style of interesting...

Date: Saturday 27 March to Sunday 28 March
Where:
Havelock North Domain, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Eclipse - The Music of Pink Floyd - Napier

Eclipse - The Music of Pink Floyd - Napier

Dear Ticketholders As you may have heard today, the New Zealand Government has announced restrictions on mass public gatherings which will prevent the Eclipse Concert on the 28th of March from going ahead. We have also heard from a large number of ticket holders over the last couple of days...

Date: Saturday 27 March
Where:
Pettigrew Green Arena, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market: CANCELLED

The Ossian Street Market is a fantastic local market that specialises in vintage, collectables and quality secondhand goods. It runs the last Sunday of every month from 9am - 1pm, weather permitting. Situated in the carpark opposite FG Smiths Eatery 9b Ossian Street.

Date: Sunday 25 October to Sunday 28 March
Where:
F.G Smith Eatery, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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April 2021

Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Opening night: POSTPONED

Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Opening night: POSTPONED

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic the Tech rugby club has made the decision to postpone the Centenary event until April 2021. Existing tickets will remain valid for the postponed date (exact date TBC) however, a refund will be offered to those people who would prefer that option. In a...

Date: Friday 2 April
Where:
Napier Tech Rugby Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Lunch: POSTPONED

Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Lunch: POSTPONED

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic the Tech rugby club has made the decision to postpone the Centenary event until April 2021. Existing tickets will remain valid for the postponed date (exact date TBC) however, a refund will be offered to those people who would prefer that option. In a...

Date: Saturday 3 April to Sunday 4 April
Where:
Napier Tech Rugby Club, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Dinner: POSTPONED

Napier Technical Rugby Centenary Dinner: POSTPONED

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic the Tech rugby club has made the decision to postpone the Centenary event until April 2021. Existing tickets will remain valid for the postponed date (exact date TBC) however, a refund will be offered to those people who would prefer that option. In a...

Date: Saturday 3 April
Where:
Centennial Hall, Napier, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Yesterday Once More:

Yesterday Once More:

From the creators of the hit show OH WHAT A NIGHT! comes a unique new musical revue celebrating four of the most iconic singing groups of the 70’s known for their soaring vocal harmonies. YESTERDAY ONCE MORE stars four dynamic performers direct from Las Vegas whose lush harmonic...

Date: Wednesday 7 April
Where:
Toitoi - Hawke's Bay Arts & Events Centre, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Lie down, Bliss out, Float away... To the quietness and connectedness of meditation, contemplation, breathwork, voice-activated mindscapes that is Rob's specialty when he plays his singing crystal bowls. Rob will take you on a journey into your very soul to open your heart and connect you to...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Saturday 12 June
Where:
The Loft B&B, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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The World of Musicals

The World of Musicals

The Musical Gala with an International cast brings London’s West End and New York’s Broadway to New Zealand for the first time. The World of Musicals brings the very best of Musical theatre to life. This incredible production is a wonderful revue of all your favorite musical theatre...

Date: Monday 26 April
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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May 2021

The Ten Tenors

The Ten Tenors

The Ten Tenors are postponing their near sold-out 2020 tour and have secured new dates for 2021. All tickets remain valid for the new dates. Box Offices around the country are currently overwhelmed with inquiries so please just hold onto your tickets. They remain valid for the new dates and...

Date: Tuesday 4 May
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Free
Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Lie down, Bliss out, Float away... To the quietness and connectedness of meditation, contemplation, breathwork, voice-activated mindscapes that is Rob's specialty when he plays his singing crystal bowls. Rob will take you on a journey into your very soul to open your heart and connect you to...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Saturday 12 June
Where:
The Loft B&B, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Bravo Amici

Bravo Amici

Celebrated New Zealand tenor, Geoff Sewell, founder of the world’s first opera band, Amici Forever, will tour through New Zealand in May 2021 in time for Mother’s Day with BRAVO AMICI, his opera group of leading international West End and Broadway stars, to perform an uplifting, moving...

Date: Sunday 30 May
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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June 2021

Free
Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Singing Crystal Bowls with Rob Clemens

Lie down, Bliss out, Float away... To the quietness and connectedness of meditation, contemplation, breathwork, voice-activated mindscapes that is Rob's specialty when he plays his singing crystal bowls. Rob will take you on a journey into your very soul to open your heart and connect you to...

Date: Wednesday 11 November to Saturday 12 June
Where:
The Loft B&B, Havelock North, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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October 2021

Friends! The Musical Parody: POSTPONED

Friends! The Musical Parody: POSTPONED

Friends – The Musical Parody have today announced that they are postponing their near sold out 2020 tour & have secured new dates for 2021 and added extra shows. All tickets remain valid for the new dates. The tour will now take place in September and October 2021 and they look forward to...

Date: Saturday 9 October
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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November 2021

The Nutcracker & Don Quixote

The Nutcracker & Don Quixote

Please note due to the Covid-19 situation, the 2020 performance date has been postponed to 2021. Following their sell-out 2019 performances of Swan Lake, the Imperial Russian Ballet Company return to New Zealand to perform a double bill, The Nutcracker & Don Quixote. Two sensational ballets, one...

Date: Sunday 14 November
Where:
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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Concussion Conference 2021

Concussion Conference 2021

Join us for this exciting educational opportunity for clinicians and those working in or having an interest in Concussion. With renowned researchers and specialists in their field such as Dr Barry Willer, Dr Stephen Kara and many more to be named this conference is sure to be educational,...

Date: Friday 26 November to Saturday 27 November
Where:
Napier Conference Centre, Napier, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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December 2021

Mep Plumbing

Mep Plumbing

We are a reliable, hard-working family business, with over 25 years’ experience in the industry. Experienced team of plumbers in Napier & Hastings. Here at MEP Plumbing (HB) Ltd we provide a wide range of plumbing services. For more information on us check out our website.

Date: Friday 31 December
Where:
Hastings Racecourse, Hastings, Hawke's Bay / Gisborne

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