LIFESTYLE

Devils Elbow announce Hastings show to launch latest single

Hawke’s Bay alternative rock group Devils Elbow will play a Hastings show this month to launch their latest single. The new single, ‘Names,’...

New mural for Napier Hill

The Thompson Road reservoir on Napier Hill is on its way to being transformed from a water feature to a work of art – on the outside, at least. Local art...

Charlies Angels movie fundraiser in Napier

Join Bellyful Napier for a fundraiser screening of the new Charlies Angels movie on Thursday November 14. Tickets are $25 each and includes a drink, lollies an...

Family-friendly music festival coming to Haumoana

California has its famous Coachella music festival and on Friday, November 15, Haumoana will enjoy its own version with a family-friendly fundraising event call...

Open day at Bay kindergartens this Saturday

The Napier Kindergarten Association says all its member kindies – covering Napier, Wairoa, Te Awanga and Eskview – will be holding an open day this...

Hawke’s Bay about to step out to support those with motor neurone disease

Walk 2 D’Feet MND takes place all over New Zealand on Sunday, November 10 – and Hawke’s Bay locals have the chance to be involved in this grea...

Napier gardeners with the green fingered touch: this competition’s for you

Calling all keen Napier gardeners – if you haven’t done so already, it’s time to get your entries in for the 2019 Napier Garden Competition....

Watch: Catch the authors of these great books in the Bay this weekend

In their latest video, our friends from Wardini Books, Lou and Wardini McWizzlet, review books by two great authors who will be here in the Bay on Sunday! Auth...

Watch: Wardini Books review of ‘How to Walk a Dog’

Looking for a good read? Lou and Tonks from Wardini Books review ‘How to Walk a Dog’ – a new release that’s just gone on sale this week....

Be wowed by White Night this Saturday

White Night – a celebration of art and music – returns to Napier’s CBD this Saturday. Thousands of people have enjoyed this free family frien...

Holden fans invited to participate in Labour Weekend fundraiser

The Holden Cruzers Club is putting on a “Show and Shine” fundraiser for sufferers of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, to be held during on Labour Weekend....

Napier band Black Smoke Trigger supporting Devilskin’s nationwide tour

Chart topping hard rock act Like a Storm and Napier band Black Smoke Trigger have joined Devilskin on their nationwide ‘Onward’ tour this month. De...

Kids help create ‘Mystery of History’ at MTG

A family-friendly interactive exhibition co-curated by local children opens at MTG Hawke’s Bay this Saturday (October 5) at 2pm. Mystery of History, a fu...

What’s on in the Bay this weekend?

Let’s check out what’s happening around the Bay this weekend. Friday Herbs and Ché Fu, The Horse And Hound, Hastings. Come and experience N...

Health: Are you getting enough sleep?

We’re often told we should have at least eight hours of sleep a night. Why should we be getting that much sleep, and does it matter? Hazel Thomas is a...

EIT focuses on wellbeing during Mental Health Awareness Week 

EIT says while it’s always promoting the wellbeing of staff and student, that responsibility takes on a special focus this week, Mental Health Awareness W...

Local art exhibition opening launches Mental Health Awareness Week

Mental Health Awareness Week has been launched in Hawke’s Bay with the opening of an art exhibition at Nga Rau Raukau, mental health services, Hawke&rsquo...

Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction feature art piece to be displayed at region’s airport

Mauricio Benega’s ‘The Wine Capital of NZ’ will be on display at Hawke’s Bay airport’s arrival terminal from October3, ahead of th...

Swap a weed for a native plant tomorrow

The sneaky Woody Weed made a run for it on Napier streets this week, encouraging Hawke’s Bay locals to replace weeds with natives tomorrow. Hawke’s...

Summer F.A.W.C! 2019 line-up revealed

The programme for this year’s Summer F.A.W.C! Food and Wine Classic has been launched and it features more than 75 events spanning ten days in Hawke&rsquo...