Workshops & Conferences

Find out what workshops & conferences are coming to Napier, Hawke's Bay.

Adobe Muse Nightclass

Adobe Muse Nightclass. Tuesday 30th May 2017
An introduction to website development without writing code. Learn how to use Adobe Muse to plan, design and develop websites easily. Students must supply own USB to save work on: min 4GB. Additional costs will apply if you intend to publish and host your websites as an (optional) outcome of this...

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Pecha Kucha No. 21

Pecha Kucha No. 21. Tuesday 30th May 2017
We're heading back to Havelock North for the second Pecha Kucha Night of 2017 and you're all invited! Pecha Kucha Night is an event for people to share their obsessions, collections, passions and afflictions in front of a live audience! Come along, be inspired and entertained. The presentation...

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TechTalks - TechWeek'17 HKB

TechTalks - TechWeek'17 HKB. Wednesday 31st May 2017
Motivational and inspirational TechTalks; a showcase of future technologies to challenge your thinking; tools for smarter ways to do business. Start the morning with a rush of innovation and inspiration. Kick off the first course with a coffee and an aspirational sponsored guest speaker. Followed...

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Adobe Indesign Nightclass

Adobe Indesign Nightclass. Thursday 1st June 2017
Learn how to use Adobe InDesign to layout text and images, to produce your own documents, and/or publish pamphlets, brochures and books. Tutor: Alexandra Dawson Contact raewynis@ideaschool.ac.nz or leave contact details with Victoria on 9748000 5019.

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Term 2 Art Classes for Kids, Teens and Adults

Term 2 Art Classes for Kids, Teens and Adults. Friday 2nd June 2017
Fine art classes taught in a relaxed environment with qualified tutors and small class sizes. All levels welcome. Discover your inner creativity! Children's classes: Let's Get Creative - Children, 8-12 years. Term 2 (10 weeks) Monday 1st May - Monday 3rd July, 4pm-5:30pm - $225.00. Tutor: Laura...

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How to Deal With Doubt and Faith

How to Deal With Doubt and Faith. Friday 2nd June 2017
This is a Public Talk with Lama Choedak Rinpoche. Lama is a well-known Buddhist teacher and speaker. He will speak on 'How to Deal With Doubt and Faith'. There will be an opportunity to ask questions.

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Calm Abiding Meditation Retreat With Lama Choedak Rinpoche

Calm Abiding Meditation Retreat With Lama Choedak Rinpoche. Saturday 3rd June 2017
This meditation retreat is suitable for complete beginners who are seeking a gentle meditation practice that will help them to gain personal insight and expand their own inner peace. Experienced meditators who wish to refresh or enhance their practice will greatly benefit from the experience or...

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Sexuality and Sustainability

Sunday 4th June 2017
Morgan McCarthy will speak on Sexuality and Sustainability. Morgan McCarthy is visiting from Australia and is interested to see how her talk is received by Kiwis.

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Stage 1 Health & Safety Rep Course - Business Central

Stage 1 Health & Safety Rep Course - Business Central. Wednesday 7th June 2017
Everyone who wants to be officially recognised as an H&S representative in their workplace needs to complete this course. NZ Health and Safety law requires training and recognises the role, the duties and responsibilities of workplace health and safety representatives. This course introduces you...

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Chemistry Of Life - Your Guide To An Extraordinary Life

Chemistry Of Life - Your Guide To An Extraordinary Life. Wednesday 7th June 2017
This is where it all begins. The why and the how of Living an Extraordinary Healthy Life, with an emphasis on the Brain-Body Connection (Structural Correction) but also addressing specific lifestyle steps to help support that primary focus. Fewer Accidents and Injuries, More Energy, Better...

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Beginners Salsa 8-week Course

Beginners Salsa 8-week Course. Wednesday 7th June 2017
Salsa Dance Lessons - Beginners course start Wednesday 7th June. See our facebook event info for full details @letsdancenz No partner required. Helpers from a higher level are welcome.

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Project Management Techniques

Project Management Techniques. Thursday 8th June 2017
Course Overview: The two-day Project Management Techniques (PMT) course is an introduction to Professional Project Management and is perfect for anyone who is new to the profession or needs a refresher on best practice in the industry. This course is designed to familiarise business professionals...

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Information and Enrolment Day

Information and Enrolment Day. Thursday 8th June 2017


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Seaweek - Poetry Writing Competition & Poetry Reading Night

Seaweek - Poetry Writing Competition & Poetry Reading Night. Thursday 8th June 2017
Poetry Writing Competition to be held in Term 2 over April, May and June. “Look beneath the surface - Papatai ō roto - Papatai ō raro” themed poetry competition with winning poems read at Seaweek poetry evening. Online form available at the end of Term 1, 2017. Experience the magic of...

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Strategic Thinking Workshop

Strategic Thinking Workshop. Tuesday 13th June 2017
This highly interactive and practical course is for anyone who would benefit from being able to think and act more strategically in either a personal or professional capacity. The course guides you through a broad range of practical exercises and activities which have been designed to teach the...

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Leadership for Women

Leadership for Women. Wednesday 14th June 2017
This intensive and dynamic two-day programme is designed to help you become a more effective leader through recognising and developing your own leadership style. Through experiential exercises, interactive discussion and highly skilled facilitation, you will discover what drives you, what holds...

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Victoria University Undergraduate Information Evening

Victoria University Undergraduate Information Evening. Wednesday 14th June 2017
Undergraduate Information Evening. If you're thinking about university, come to our information evening and discover what sets Victoria apart. You’ll find out about study options, scholarships, accommodation and find out about living in Wellington and what to expect in your first year of...

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Printmaking Masterclass With Lisa Feyen

Printmaking Masterclass With Lisa Feyen. Saturday 17th June 2017
Join us for the third in our series of monthly weekend workshops, where you can learn something new, extend your skills and network with other art enthusiasts and practitioners, all at the CAN. In June we welcome Lisa Feyen, printmaker and mixed media artist to guide you through the complexities...

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How to Raise Financially Independent Kids

How to Raise Financially Independent Kids. Thursday 22nd June 2017
Do you feel ill-equipped to teach your kids about money? Are you passing your bad money habits onto your child? Will your kids be able to afford to buy a house when they grow up? When it comes to teaching the next generation about money it is vital to get it right. Despite the best efforts to...

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ByTheFire

ByTheFire. Friday 23rd June 2017
Facilitated by Carol Neilson & Leonie Wise. Think hibernation, a quietness within as you relax and let the warmth of the fire soften life within. Winter is the time when the earth rests and replenishes when the trees surrender their leaves to the ground. When all becomes bare and unadorned. When...

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Home Food Production Workshop Part 2

Home Food Production Workshop Part 2. Saturday 24th June 2017
This introductory level workshop, held across two two-hour sessions is aimed at those of us who want to grow our own food at home but don't know how or where to start. Our experienced tutor is a passionate gardener and educator who loves growing things to eat. We'll cover lots of tried and tested...

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Scented Soy Candle & Melt Making Class

Scented Soy Candle & Melt Making Class. Saturday 24th June 2017
Soy candle making is a gentle, satisfying craft enjoyed by both young and old. Learn how to make long lasting, scented candles for gifts or your home with this natural product, fragrances and colours and recycled containers. You will go away from this demonstration with knowledge, inspiration,...

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2017 National Horticultural Field Day

2017 National Horticultural Field Day. Thursday 29th June 2017
The National Horticultural Field Day is an industry-only, one day business to business event. The Field Day is a purely Horticulture event, creating fantastic opportunities for networking, education and development, whilst celebrating horticulture in New Zealand. As the Field Day grows year on...

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Health & Safety Management Course - Business Central

Health & Safety Management Course - Business Central. Tuesday 11th July 2017
Modern effective H&S management relies on a systematic approach. New Zealand Safety Standard 4801 describes the core elements of an H&S system. This course will introduce you to those core elements and help you with strategies to encourage active worker and manager involvement in your workplace....

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Health & Safety Essentials for Small Businesses

Health & Safety Essentials for Small Businesses. Wednesday 12th July 2017
As a legal entity, even your small to medium sized company is known under the Health and Safety at Work Act 2015 as a PCBU. All PCBU's have a primary duty of care to everyone affected by work carried out in your workplace. Owners of small business are required by law to exercise due diligence to...

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Export Masterclass No. 1: Offshore Market Research & Validat

Thursday 13th July 2017
Export NZ Hawke's Bay in partnership with the Hawke's Bay Business Hub is proud to launch the Export Masterclass series for 2017 - a new workshop-style export education event. This will allow you to develop an in-depth understanding of the topic, to build internal capability and to work...

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Winter Deco Floor Talk - He Manu Tīoriori: Songbirds

Winter Deco Floor Talk - He Manu Tīoriori: Songbirds. Saturday 15th July 2017
Join curator, Charles Ropitini, for a special floor talk on Māori jazz bands and waiata of the 1930’s portrayed through the exhibition He Manu Tīoriori: Songbirds - 100 Years of Ngāti Kahungunu Music. The interwar years saw a proliferation of Māori jazz bands across the tribe of Ngāti...

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Mozzarella and Feta Cheese Making Workshop

Mozzarella and Feta Cheese Making Workshop. Saturday 15th July 2017
In this three-hour long workshop, you will learn how to make feta, mozzarella and ricotta.You will be taught by Chris van der Have of Farmhouse Kitchen. All equipment and ingredients to make cheese are provided, and a beginners Italian Kit (valued at $41.90) from Mad Millie is included in the...

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Craig, Spirit Whisperer - Messages From the Other Side

Craig, Spirit Whisperer - Messages From the Other Side. Saturday 15th July 2017
Spend an evening with Craig Wright as he delivers ‘Messages from the Other Side’ at the Napier Municipal Theatre. His unique gift as a Spirit Whisperer helps to open up lines of communication between the living and those on the other side. Come and watch Craig connect with spirit to deliver...

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Zeal Event Bootcamp - Hawkes Bay

Zeal Event Bootcamp - Hawkes Bay. Monday 17th July 2017
The Zeal Event Bootcamp is designed for high-school aged students, interested in events. If you're running a school ball, production, or community event, then the boot camp is for you! The Event Bootcamp aims to cover some of the event management basics, including; basic event marketing,...

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Supervision - An Introduction - Business Central

Supervision - An Introduction - Business Central. Tuesday 18th July 2017
Know the key skills for managing other people as well as their work. When you manage other people, you need to balance your own development alongside managing and leading your team. This popular one-day course will provide many of the tools you need to cope with this juggling act. You'll work on...

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Supervision: An Introduction

Supervision: An Introduction. Tuesday 18th July 2017
Know the key skills for managing other people as well as their work. When you manage other people, you need to balance your own development alongside managing and leading your team. This popular one day course will provide many of the tools you need to cope with this juggling act. You'll work on...

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Developing an Effective HR Framework - Business Central

Developing an Effective HR Framework - Business Central. Wednesday 19th July 2017
Managing staff is a fundamental requirement for every manager. This requires skill, expertise, and experience all applied within a framework of processes and procedures that are fair, transparent, and legally compliant. In this one-day course, you’ll learn what your responsibilities are as a...

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International Mandela Day - Health and Wellness Celebration

International Mandela Day - Health and Wellness Celebration. Saturday 22nd July 2017
International Nelson Mandela Day celebrates Mandela's birthday in the spirit that he lived his life - that is giving freely to improve the lives of others. In that spirit, some health care practitioners have come together to offer free health and wellness opportunities to the community. If you...

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Home Composting for Beginners

Home Composting for Beginners. Saturday 22nd July 2017
Having trouble with your compost? Smelly and slimy? Still, in the state, it started? Lumpy and lifeless? Perhaps you don’t have enough compost? Or you don’t have enough space to turn your waste into beautiful, rich, soil-enhancing compost. Every garden deserves a fully functioning compost...

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Leadership & Management Level 1 Workshop

Leadership & Management Level 1 Workshop. Wednesday 26th July 2017
Learn how to make the transition from buddy to boss and lead a successful team. Managing staff can be a very rewarding, interesting and fun role, it can also be a tough and demanding job. Between managing your own time and projects, helping your team members solve problems and complete tasks,...

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Dealing With Difficult People & Situations - Biz Trainers

Dealing With Difficult People & Situations - Biz Trainers. Thursday 27th July 2017
Transform conflict and difficult situations with co-workers and customers into opportunities by equipping your staff with the skills and techniques required to manage these situations with confidence, professionalism, and pride. Learn ways to resolve conflict with customers and co-workers,...

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Customer Service Excellence - Business Training NZ Limited

Customer Service Excellence - Business Training NZ Limited. Friday 28th July 2017
A fantastic one day course to get staff communicating professionally and confidently with customers. Keep your customers coming back by empowering staff with core communication and customer service skills along with a ‘can do attitude’. For the better part of every day, we are communicating to...

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Introduction to Digital Technologies

Introduction to Digital Technologies. Friday 28th July 2017
A 17-week course in computing to gain an NZ Certificate in Computing (User Fundamentals) Level 2. Open to all ages. - Computer applications - Software - Connectivity problems - 3D Printing - Robotics - Drones And much more...

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Beginners Salsa 8-week Course

Beginners Salsa 8-week Course. Wednesday 2nd August 2017
Salsa Dance Lessons - Beginners course start Wednesday 2nd August. See our facebook event info for full details @letsdancenz No partner required. Helpers from a higher level are welcome.

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Sue Nicholson Psychic Development Workshop - Level 1

Sue Nicholson Psychic Development Workshop - Level 1. Sunday 6th August 2017
Level One - An introduction to developing your psychic abilities. Spend the day with psychic powerhouse Sue Nicholson - see first-hand how she connects to the Spirit world and learn fascinating exercises designed to help you tap into your own psychic ability. The Sensing Murder psychic medium will...

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Waste Free Parenting Workshop - With Kate Meads

Waste Free Parenting Workshop - With Kate Meads. Monday 7th August 2017
This is a humerous, entertaining and inspirational event full of tips and ideas around ways you can minimise waste at home. You get a free $100 goodie bag with each ticket, bursting with waste minimisation products. Here are a few comments from recent attendees: “Went to our first Waste Free...

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Waste Free Parenting Workshop - With Kate Meads

Waste Free Parenting Workshop - With Kate Meads. Tuesday 8th August 2017
This is a humerous, entertaining and inspirational event full of tips and ideas around ways you can minimise waste at home. You get a free $100 goodie bag with each ticket, bursting with waste minimisation products. Here are a few comments from recent attendees: “Went to our first Waste Free...

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Accident Reporting & Investigation - Business Central

Accident Reporting & Investigation - Business Central. Tuesday 29th August 2017
Create a safer workplace through effective accident and incident investigation. Almost every accident involves a risk or hazard. This course will teach you to use root cause analysis as an effective method to discover why the problem occurred in the first place and give you key insights into...

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Risk and Hazard Managment - Business Central

Risk and Hazard Managment - Business Central. Wednesday 30th August 2017
One of the primary legal duties in everyone’s workplace is to constantly identify, monitor and control risks and hazards in order to prevent workplace injuries and illnesses. This course encourages you to take a comprehensive approach to risk management and to work towards actively eliminating or...

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Home Food Production Workshop Part 1

Home Food Production Workshop Part 1. Saturday 9th September 2017
This introductory level workshop, held across two two-hour sessions is aimed at those of us who want to grow our own food at home but don't know how or where to start. Our experienced tutor is a passionate gardener and educator who loves growing things to eat. We'll cover lots of tried and...

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Glutenfree Grain & Pseudo Grain Workshop

Glutenfree Grain & Pseudo Grain Workshop. Saturday 9th September 2017
Deepen your understanding about gluten-free whole foods. At this workshop, you will be given demonstrations and hands-on experience of how to prepare whole foods for optimal digestion and how to create delicious and nourishing meals, snacks and treats that the whole family will enjoy. You will...

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Managing Difficult and Disruptive People

Managing Difficult and Disruptive People. Tuesday 12th September 2017
Difficult and disruptive people can consume most of your time and the disruption they cause to the team/unit/business can be significant in terms of productivity, customer service and employee engagement. This course will equip you with the skills, processes and confidence to handle to handle...

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Sourdough Breadmaking Workshop

Sourdough Breadmaking Workshop. Saturday 16th September 2017
This is a new workshop where you will learn how to create, feed and care for your own everlasting rye sourdough starter, and from this make fresh sourdough breads, fruit buns, sourdough pancakes, crackers and more. This is a practical, hands-on workshop where you will experience making and working...

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Vegetable Fermentation Workshop

Vegetable Fermentation Workshop. Saturday 23rd September 2017
Farmhouse Kitchen offers a hands-on workshop where you can learn all about making health-promoting fermented foods, including sauerkraut and more. You will be able to taste some delicious fermented foods and take away your creations as well as lots of recipes and tips to try at home. You will be...

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Stage 2 Training for H&S Representatives

Stage 2 Training for H&S Representatives. Tuesday 26th September 2017
Take your skill base as a health and safety representative to the next level. Stage 2 training focusses on specific risk and hazard identification and controls, approved Codes of Practice, using accident data to identify trends and develop preventative actions across all the core elements of your...

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Time Management Workshop

Time Management Workshop. Wednesday 27th September 2017
Do you need more hours in your day? Would you like to become less busy and more productive? Learn how to prioritise, how to handle interruptions, plan ahead, beat common time wasters, delegate, and much more. You've all heard the expression 'Time is money' Well actually time is more valuable...

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Developing a Bully-Free Culture

Developing a Bully-Free Culture. Wednesday 27th September 2017
Bullying is a significant workplace hazard that affects employee health and business productivity. To prevent bullying is much easier than dealing with it once it occurs. This course helps you to identify bullies and put in place practical steps to make your workplace safer for everyone. It gives...

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The Faraday Centre

The Faraday Centre in Napier, is Hawke's Bay's Museum of Technology. It's a place of discovery where history comes alive through hands on experience.
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MTG Hawke's Bay

Comprising a Museum, Theatre and Gallery - MTG is home to a significant collection of objects that form the foundation of distinctive exhibitions, a world-class research facility and the MTG Theatre.
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Parklands Residential Estate

Located in the Art Deco city of Napier. We have worked closely with our builders to promote and develop high quality housing within an open-aspect environment.
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Napier City Council

For Napier City residents and citizens to have easy access to see what council are currently working on, completed, what they do, facilities, and council information.
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Bay Skate

Located on Marine Parade, Napier, is the Bay Skate Park - home to skateboarding, BMX, roller derby, inline hockey and scootering.
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Napier Libraries

strive to Inspire, Educate and Entertain by providing access to information through various resources within our Libraries. We aim to provide more than you expect.
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Napier Aquatic Centre

Situated in the centre of Napier, in the middle of Onekawa Park, the Napier Aquatic Centre is a safe and affordable aquatic facility for everyone.
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Par2 MiniGolf

Come to Par2 MiniGolf and meet Seamore the Seagull at our sea-side minigolf courses. Challenge your friends and family for a round.
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Kennedy Park Resort Napier

We are Hawkes Bay's premier holiday accommodation park providing an array of facilities to keep the entire family entertained.
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Napier Municipal Theatre

Unique Art Deco heritage has been preserved with the skilful addition of modern theatre facilities making it the best provincial performing arts centre in the nation.
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National Aquarium of New Zealand

Nowhere else in New Zealand will you discover a wider range of marine animals and native species in a single facility than at the National Aquarium of New Zealand.
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Napier Conference Centre

We offer an all purpose built venue that uniquely combines spectacular outlooks with functional layout.
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William Colenso

Build on the blossoming national and international interest in William Colenso's life and ideas as the result of the William Colenso Bicentenary Celebrations in Hawke's Bay in 2011, and a body of new publications and research.
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