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Watch Live: All Blacks announce 33-man squad for the Rugby World Cup

The 33-man All Blacks squad for September's Rugby World Cup in France has been announced in Napier this afternoon.  Direct from Napier's Pettigrew Green...

One NZ steps up to support 'Battle of the Bays'

One New Zealand has stepped up to support the 'Battle of the Bays' match, committing to help the region raise much-needed funds  to assist with Cyclone rel...

Two new head coaches for Central Stags

Double national champions the Central Stags will have two new Head Coaches next season. Both are familiar faces with track records of domestic success. CDCA s...

Harcourts Hawke’s Bay Women's Tri roars back for 2023 with promises of fun, fitness and fulfilment

Harcourts Hawke’s Bay Women's Tri returns to Hastings this September with the aim of making Triathlon not only accessible but achievable for all ages and...

Central Stags lock in squad for the season

The bulk of the Central Stags’ 2023/24 professional roster is locked in with 15 of the 16 contract spots announced today. Each year, all six teams around...

Hawke’s Bay Regional Aquatic Centre gains National recognition

The Hawke’s Bay Regional Aquatic Centre has taken out two national construction project awards with its design and build construction project partner Apol...

Unity Pitch cherry on top as football fever hits Napier

The countdown is on! In just 10 days FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023TM will be bringing action and excitement to Napier as New Zealand’s own Ford Footb...

Video: Hefty fine may be a way to stop pitch invasions at Mclean Park, says Napier City Council's events manager

  Hefty fines maybe a way to stop pitch invasions at Mclean Park, says Napier City Council’s events manager, Kevin Murphy. At the weekned, Napier's...

Hawke’s Bay to host major swimming events as part of five year partnership

Hawke’s Bay will host major national swimming events for the next five years following a partnership signed today. Swimming New Zealand, Hawke’s Ba...

Central Districts Community Cricket legend to pull stumps

Nigel Brooke, One of Central District Cricket’s longest serving staff, Community Cricket Manager Nigel Brooke, is calling it a day. Born in Manawatū and...

Hastings' Prince of centres Bruce Robertson passes on, aged 71

The Prince of Centres, All Black Bruce Robertson, who was born in Hastings and attended Hastings Boys’ High, has passed away after a long illness at the a...

Sport Hawke’s Bay looks to grow participation opportunities for disabled community

More disability and inclusion friendly recreational facilities and events are a key focus of the regional strategy led by Sport Hawke’s Bay. Sport Hawke&...

Hawke’s Bay Area Pony Club gallops to national victory

The Hawke’s Bay Area Pony Club Eventing Team has won the New Zealand Pony Club Association Eventing Championship for the first time in 51 years, and after...

Success for Waipukurau duo at Series Final Show

Photo: Brooke Edgecombe and LT Holst Andrea soaring to victory in the POLi Payments Premier League Series at the series final show in Masterton this weekend. It...

Swimming stars to feature in Apollo Projects NZ Age Group Swimming Championships at Hawke’s Bay Regional Aquatic Centre

The Apollo Projects NZ Age Group Swimming Championships will be held at the Hawke’s Bay Regional Aquatic Centre. Swimming New Zealand Head of Participati...

St. John’s College Junior Canoe Polo team crowned national champs

The St. John’s College Junior Canoe Polo team have been crowned national champions, and its senior team captain won top scorer. The 2023 New Zealand Sec...

Video: Central Stags win Ford Trophy

The Central Stags have won the Ford Trophy, in the first national final to be held in Napier for 22 years.  The team beat Canterbury by six wickets in tod...

Students go purple for worthy cause

Karamu High School students collectively walked more than the length of New Zealand in a 12-hour Relay For Life, aimed at raising much-needed funds, and awarene...

Black Ferns super star Ruby Tui visits St Josephs Maori Girls College on Hawke's Bay tour.

St Josephs Maori Girls College had a special visit yesterday from the Black Ferns super star Ruby Tui. The world Cup winner praised the resilience of the stud...

Free admission to watch Stags take on Canterbury in Final at McLean Park

Hawke’s Bay cricket fans will enjoy free admission when Central Stags take on Canterbury in New Zealand’s Ford Trophy Grand Final at McLean Park on...