Conference Venues

Wineries, theatres, hotels and unique Art Deco and Spanish Mission styled buildings are just some of the venue options in Hawke’s Bay. From small intimate groups through to large scaled conferences there are many options for you to consider

Craggy Range Winery

With incredible views, inspiring architecture, and our internationally renowned Terrôir restaurant, it’s no wonder wine lovers from around the world travel to visit our piece of paradise.   Read more...

Cape Estate at Te Awanga

A spacious rural residence standing on an elevated terrace overlooking sweeping vineyards, glistening sea and spectacular Hawkes Bay coastline landmark Cape Kidnappers. Perfect for single or mutli day corporate retreats, product launches, small-medium conferences, weddings and other functions and a great range of group activities. Fantastic marquee sites available. Read more...

Ellwood Function Centre

Ellwood Function Centre is conveniently located between Hastings and Napier on Otene Road in Hastings.  The venue is well appointed and professionally presented with excellent car parking. Read more...

Kiwiesque Functions

Kiwiesque offers luxurious conference and function facilities, along with vineyard accommodation, at Eskdale, near Napier in Hawke’s Bay. It offers guests the best of Hawke’s Bay whether it be relaxation, business retreat, wine, cuisine, scenery, architecture or action. Read more...

Napier War Memorial

Located on the beach of Napier's famous Marine Parade, the Napier War Memorial Conference Centre offers a purpose built venue that uniquely combines spectacular outlooks with functional layout. If you are looking for high standards of presentation, well located amenities, a full range of support facilities, ample seating capacities and stunning views of the Pacific Ocean, then Napier's War Memorial Conference Centre is the function centre for you. Read more...

Pettigrew Green Arena

Pettigrew Green Arena is an amazing all-weather sports and events centre right here in Hawke's Bay, and can offer anything you can dream of for your next indoor event. Read more...

The Peak

Built upon Hawke’s Bays iconic Te Mata Peak, The Peak restaurant provides the ultimate dining experience comprised of locally inspired Hawke’s Bay cuisine, first class service and breath-taking views right across the Hawke’s Bay region.  With our luxury Bed and Breakfast and courtesy van on site, The Peak is the perfect location for visitors to relax for an hour, a night or even a weekend or two. Read more...

The Crown Hotel

The Crown Hotel's unique conference facilities are located in the beautifully refurbished, original 1932 Crown Hotel building, contemporary luxury apartments and Globe Theatrette. The flexible meeting spaces can also provide an outdoor courtyard for breakouts, functions or cocktails and canapes. Special Offers/Packages: Available soon Read more...

Silky Oak Chocolates

The Silky Oak Chocolate Company is heaven on earth for Chocoholics! Visit Silky Oak Chocolates to tempt your tastebuds and learn more about the evolution of this delicious indulgence. Read more...

Te Awa Winery

Te Awa Winery is a stunning vineyard that provides a unique location for functions, conferences, and events. Situated in the heart of the Gimblett Gravels, with close proximity to Napier, Hastings and Havelock North, Te Awa is the perfect setting for all inclusive entertaining. Read more...

HCAC Gallery

The Hastings Community Art Centre (HCAC) Gallery in Russell Street South has an ever-changing array of paintings, photogrpahs, sculptures and crafts, drawn from all over Hawke's Bay and available for sale. Read more...

East Pier Bar & Brasserie

100% uninterrupted sea views are offered from the 100 seater brasserie style restaurant, 100 seater outside deck area, sophisticated bar area with real flame gas fire, and all private function venues. Read more...

Fairley Motor Lodge

At Fairley Motor Lodge, we can host business conferences, staff training, functions and seminars. An ideal venue for small to medium groups up to 45 people. Read more...

Hawke's Bay Racing

The Hawke's Bay Racing Centre offers two impressive venues in Hastings right beside the action packed race track. Read more...

MTG Century Theatre

MTG Theatre is a modernist masterpiece designed by leading Hawke’s Bay architect Guy Natusch. The MTG Theatre is Hawke’s Bay’s premier mid-sized venue and a central part of the MTG complex. Read more...

Church Road Winery

Church Road is a boutique winery that applies hands-on winemaking techniques to the very best of the Hawke's Bay harvest.  The winery, one of the oldest in Hawke's Bay, was founded in 1897, and then totally renovated in 1989.  In the years since then, our wines have earned a glowing reputation.  Read more...

The Old Church Restaurant

A piece of Hawke's Bay’s history has been resurrected after 35 years of solitude. The Old Church has been transformed into Hawke's Bay’s only Qualmark rated 5 star venue. Set amongst the vines, the unswerving attention to detail, opulent chandeliers, lush fabrics and eclectic furnishings make this a stunning Hawke's Bay landmark. Read more...

Black Barn Vineyards

Black Barn is a small vineyard just five minutes from the Village of Havelock North in Hawke's Bay. Our focus is on premium Bordeaux styled red varieties such as Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Cabernet Franc. Our award winning whites include Chardonnay and Sauvignon Blanc. All our wines are Estate Grown and the fruit is hand picked. With just over 25 acres many of our wines are available only through the cellar door and this website. Read more...

National Aquarium of NZ

The National Aquarium of New Zealand in Napier opened early in 2002. It is as close to the ocean as you can be to the waters edge without getting your feet wet. See sharks, stingray, hundreds of fish species & more! Read more...

Orton Catering

Orton Catering provide catering services for conferences, functions, events and weddings both at our own stunning Hawke's Bay vineyard venues or at a venue of your choice. Our venues are located at two of Hawke's Bay's finest vineyards: Sileni Estates and Black Barn Vineyards. Read more...

Mission Estate Winery

Established in 1851 by the French Marist religious order, Mission Estate Winery is New Zealand's oldest winery, and is internationally regarded as a producer of superb quality wines. The stunningly refurbished seminary building nestled in the Taradale Hills overlooking Napier is also home to the cellar door and the celebrated Mission Restaurant. Read more...

Thirsty Whale

Welcome to the Thirsty Whale: Great place. Good Times. For the best in Hawke's Bay seafood, look no further. We offer the best the surrounding coastline has to offer and much more. Traditional Fare, exquisite quality and a versatile venue. We cater for wedding receptions, cocktail parties, corporate and private functions and special occasions, all combined with exceptional views. Read more...

Sileni Estates Winery

Sileni Estates winery opened in October 1999 and is committed to producing European-style ultra-premium quality wines that achieve world class acclaim. Read more...

Havelock North Functions

Havelock North Function Centre is a top quality venue for meetings, conferences, weddings and funerals, art exhibitions, concerts, product expos, corporate functions and family celebrations. The Centre offers five light modern rooms, (largest seating 250 people), onsite caterers, ample parking, ultrafast WiFi and is well equipped. We make events easy. Read more...

Napier Municipal Theatre

The Napier Municipal Theatre's unique Art Deco heritage has been preserved with the skillful addition of modern theatre facilities, making it the best provincial performing arts centre in the nation.  Read more...

HB Opera House & Precinct

The Hawke's Bay Opera House is one of the top three natural acoustic theatres in the Southern Hemisphere, with a magnificent auditorium seating up to 981 delegates. The hisotric theatre space is adjoined by a new foyer and plaza, with New Zealand's first, award winning, retractable roof. Read more...

Brookfields Winery

Welcome to Brookfields Winery. Brookfields Vineyards is now a 'Function Venue' and does not provide casual lunches. Groups, tours and private functions by appointment. Petanque court. A perfect venue for your wedding or special event. Read more...

Salt and Pepper Club

Salt and Pepper Club has one of the best vistas in the area, overlooking the inner harbour of Ahuriri, showcasing beautiful views of sunsets and boats returning from sea.  With private function rooms and a large outdoor patio area, The Salt & Pepper Club is perfect for alfresco dining, corporate conferences and private functions. Read more...

Cinema Gold

Cinema Gold, located in Havelock North, is Hawke's Bay's premium cinema destination.  We are proud to offer a range of quality mainstream and art house films. It's not just about the movie, it's about the experience. Read more...

The Green Shed

The Green Shed is a venue with a difference. Central to Napier and Hastings, it is set on four hectares with views to orchards and Te Mata Peak. It provides abundant space both inside and out. Read more...

The Old Mill

Weddings, private & corporate parties at The Historic Old Mill Napier - for a character-filled party "with a difference". Your enjoyment is our reputation! Read more...

The Globe Theatrette

The Globe Theatrette is a new unique and opulent theatre situated in the picturesque seaside village of Ahuriri. Read more...