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Beach road to Cape Kidnappers will re-open after landslides

Access to Cape Kidnappers along Clifton Beach will be re-opened while a Quantitative Risk Analysis (QRA) is undertaken to thoroughly assess the risks associated...

Councillors work to re-instate Napier War Memorial

Napier city councillors Annette Brosnan and Kirsten Wise today took a resolution to the council to reinstate the War Memorial elements to the Napier War Memoria...

Ocean glider to reveal watery picture of Hawke Bay

An ocean glider will start collecting data on Hawke Bay this week to help develop an understanding of the health of the Bay’s waters.  Hawke’...

Hawke’s Bay: the land of (combining) milk and honey

Relationships have been the key ingredient to launching the world’s first milk and Manuka honey drink, Moonuka Milk. Hawke’s Bay’s Steffen Ka...

Sport Hawke’s Bay calls for nominations for regional sports awards

Which local sports star will join the likes of kayaker Aimee Fisher, cyclists Regan and Westley Gough and All Black Israel Dagg and have their name etched onto...

Flu-like illness circulating in the Bay: what you need to know

The Hawke’s Bay District Health Board has confirmed an influenza-like illness is circulating in the region, primarily amongst seasonal fruit picking worke...

Bay’s Leon Birnie reappointed to national soccer coaching role

ISPS Handa Halberg Awards nominee Leon Birnie has been rewarded for leading New Zealand to a ground-breaking third-place finish at the FIFA U-17 Women’s W...

Author Charity Norman giving fundraising presentation in Hastings

Author Charity Norman will be at the Hastings War Memorial Library next Monday (March 11) to talk about life, laughter and storytelling. Her talk, starting at...

Ambitious plan will see 200 kiwi released in Pohokura Forest

The Department of Conservation has approved a $411,000 plan by a leading Hawke’s Bay conservation trust to release up to 200 kiwi in the 11,400ha Pohokura...

Hawke's Bay lifts Hawke Cup from Nelson

Nelson's latest Hawke Cup reign has been restricted to just one match after Zone 2 challenger Hawke's Bay was successful in their mission at Saxton Oval, Stoke...

Soccer: Bay and Tasman fight out thrilling draw in ISPS Handa Premiership

There are now only a couple of weeks for Hawke’s Bay United to add to their modest win tally in the ISPS Handa Premiership after they fought out a dramati...

Revitalisation of Hastings CBD underway

The enhancement of Hastings’ city centre is officially underway with the adoption of a public spaces revitalisation plan and work beginning on Eastbourne...

EIT’s Te Reo Māori classes swamped with students

EIT’s Te Ūranga Waka is experiencing an unprecedented run on te reo Māori classes. “We are swamped with students,” says Pareputiputi Nuku, Po...

Travel: In awe of Lake Taupo

Standing on the hill above Lake Taupo. The sun has recently risen, and crowds have gathered. Taupo celebrates its 35th Ironman Event. The cannon fires. Th...

Napier house fire stops cricket match at McLean Park

Smoke from a house fire in Napier South forced a halt to play at a cricket match at Mclean Park. No one was injured in the fire, at a property on Georges Drive...

Self-care: Yoga goes mainstream as our understanding matures

Once upon a Western world, yoga was considered a practice set aside for hippies or those immersed in the ‘New Age Movement’. However, as caring for...

January sets record for tourism in Hawke’s Bay

Hawke’s Bay enjoyed its largest ever month of tourism in January, according to the latest Monthly Regional Tourism Estimates (MRTE) published by Statistic...

Waipawa Pool to open on Friday

The Waipawa and Districts Centennial Memorial Pool is set to officially open on Friday next week. At an official function at 3.30pm on Friday, the pool will be...

One person seriously injured in Expressway crash

Police say one person was taken to hospital with serious injuries following yesterday’s crash on the Hawke’s Bay Expressway in Napier. The crash &n...

Serious crash on expressway near Napier

Emergency services are attending a serious crash on the Hawke’s Bay Expressway. The crash was reported at 5.35pm and it is believed two vehicles were inv...