Visitor Info

Everything you need to know to plan your visit to Hawke’s Bay. We can’t wait to see you.

Areas & Districts

Hawkes Bay is made up of several areas, each with their own diverse and interesting traits. Located on the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand, Hawkes Bay spans from Mahia in the north through to Porangahau in the south, covering 1.42 million hectares and 350km of Pacific Ocean coastline.The main areas of Hawkes Bay are Northern Hawkes Bay - encompassing Wairoa, Mahia and Lake Waikaremoana - Hastings, Havelock North, Napier and Central Hawkes Bay. Read more...

Getting Here & Around

Whether it is by land, sea or air - all routes lead to Hawke’s Bay. Read more...

i-SITE & Visitor Information Centre

Pop into one of the information centres or Official National i-SITE Visitor Centres to pick up a brochure, book a tour or just grab some friendly advice from one of the knowledgeable local staff. Within Hawkes Bay there are three official i-SITES in Napier, Hastings and Wairoa as well as one associated member located in Central Hawke's Bay, and an independent information centre in Havelock North. Read more...

In The Press

Take a look at what the Media is saying about Hawke's Bay

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Local Services

You can never predict what may happen on holiday so here are some useful numbers for local services and providers. Read more...

Maps

Download a regional or city map here. Read more...

News

There’s always something new and exciting happening in Hawke’s Bay so check out below to read the latest news updates. Read more...

NZ Travel Info

A few helpful hints for international visitor travelling around New Zealand. Read more...

People & Population

Hawke’s Bay is a region of friendly people and progressive population, totalling 3.7% of the national total. Read more...

Qualmark

New Zealand’s official tourism quality rating system. Read more...

Tour Operators

Check out the wide range of options to help you get the most out of the stay in Hawke’s Bay. Read more...

Visitor Guide

The Official Hawke’s Bay Visitor Guide is produced every year to help you make the most of your visit to Hawke’s Bay. Read more...

Weather

Hawke's Bay is renowned for its Mediterranean climate with long hot summers and mild winters. Read more...

Webcams

Get a birds eye view in and around Hawke’s Bay. Read more...