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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...

Video: Rugby royalty lift spirits at Cyclone-affected schools

School had something special in store for pupils in cyclone-affected areas with rugby royalty making an appearance.  Organised by the Evergreen Foundati...

Video: New indoor sports arena set to invest in youth's future

A $20 million new indoor sports arena in Taradale, with young athletes in mind, opened this week with a pōwhiri. 

'Game changing' indoor court facility officially opens

A $20 million new indoor sports arena in Taradale, described as a "game changer" for Hawke's Bay, has officially opened.   Set behind the 20-year-old...

Pilot programme gives Hawke's Bay children free access to swimming and water safety skills

A year-long water safety and learn to swim pilot programme created by the Hawke’s Bay Community Fitness Centre Trust and funded by Royston Health Trust wi...

Delightful Dior dominates in Dannevirke World Cup

Phillip Steiner bagged his second POLi Payments FEI (NZ League) World Cup qualifier win and did himself all sorts of favours as the top international series hea...

Support from miniature apple grower helps Hastings boxing club punch higher

Hastings-based company Rockit Global - known for its snack-sized apples - is packing another powerful punch, this time through a partnership with a local boxing...

International Hockey is back in Hawke's Bay

International Hockey is back in Hawke's Bay as Brisbane based club St Andrews' fly in an U18 Mens Team (the Saints) to play a nationwide tour including a s...

Dudding returns for Central Stags' milestone match

Unbeaten heading into this week's halfway stage of the national first-class championship, the Central Stags have made one change ahead of the first Plunket Shie...

Triathlon Hawke’s Bay wins Grassroots Club for second year running

To be named Grassroots Club of the Year for the second year was humbling for the couple at the helm of Triathlon Hawke’s Bay. Ngaia and Bruce Richardson...

NZ’s best jumpers chase world cup glory in Hastings

New Zealand’s highest-ranked showjumping series kicks off on Friday afternoon, with the opening round of the POLi Payments FEI World Cup Series in Hasting...