Sports & Outdoors

Find out what sports & outdoor events are coming to Napier, Hawke's Bay.

2018 Cable vs Wake

2018 Cable vs Wake. Saturday 27th January 2018
The popular Cable vs Wake wakeboarding/wake skating competition will run on 27-28 January 2018 (Auckland Anniversary Weekend), at the Backpaddock Lakes complex, near Waipukurau. Riders compete behind the boat on Day 1, and on the cable on Day 2 of the comp.

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Social Steps

Social Steps. Sunday 28th January 2018
Social Steps is a free event organised by, where friends & family can come together to support each other with a social way to exercise as part of a healthy lifestyle. Everyone is welcome, regardless if you are part of Future-Focus or not. Meet at Ocean Spa on Marine Parade at...

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Pickleball. Sunday 28th January 2018
We play every Thursday and Sunday, times above... Pickle ball is a fun raquet type sport played on a court 1/3 the size of a tennis court, a bit like padder tennis, its the fastest growing sport in the USA. Not too tough like tennis, free to play and easy to learn. Free gear and free tuition,10...

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Volleyball League Social and Competitive

Monday 29th January 2018
The Napier Volleyball Club is beginning a new 10 week competition at PGA on Monday evening starting January 22nd. There are spaces available in all 4 grades from Open Men to Social Beginners. Space can be made for university students to play half the competition. High School teams and players get...

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Your Solutions MegaFish Hawkes Bay

Your Solutions MegaFish Hawkes Bay. Friday 2nd February 2018
The MegaFish is back Waitangi Weekend. A huge thank you to Your Solutions for coming on board as the main sponsor for the next 4 years! Once again we will have an epic prize table, including a Major Prize of $10,000 cash! The major prize will be won by the single highest scoring fish using the...

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Shed 2 Triathlon & Duathlon Race #4

Shed 2 Triathlon & Duathlon Race #4. Sunday 4th February 2018
Well, when you think summer you must be thinking Triathlon! And the Shed 2 Summer Triathlon & Duathlon series is what it is all about this summer. There are six events this summer and at each event, there are three different races with different distance and options that should suit everyone from...

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Hawke's Bay United vs Auckland City - NZ Football

Hawke's Bay United vs Auckland City - NZ Football. Sunday 11th February 2018
Auckland City are the most successful club in the history of the NZ Premiership; but that doesn't mean they always have it their own way at the Bluewater. HBU will be up for the challenge and you'll be guaranteed of goals and saves galore. See you at Bluewater and C'Mon the Bay!

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Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon

Sanitarium Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon. Wednesday 14th February 2018
This iconic annual event is part of the world’s largest U16 triathlon series and has inspired Kiwi children for more than two decades to get moving in a friendly and supportive environment where the emphasis is on enjoying an active lifestyle. Kids of all abilities who complete the course, cross...

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Napier Port Ocean Swim 2018

Napier Port Ocean Swim 2018. Saturday 17th February 2018
The 8th annual Napier Port Ocean Swim will take place on Saturday 17th February 2018 at Hardinge Road Reserve, Ahuriri, Napier (in front of the Hot Chick Carpark) starting at 9am and finishing at 12pm. Prize giving is approx 12:30pm. The Napier Port Ocean Swim is the same weekend as the Napier...

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2018 Hawke's Bay Backyard Cricket Championships

2018 Hawke's Bay Backyard Cricket Championships. Sunday 18th February 2018
Off to the Hawkes Bay for the 4th installment of this years Backyard Bash where the Meeanee Hotel is once again the venue for backyard crickets finest! Get a group of mates together and register a team now! Have moved event from Saturday 17th February to Sunday 18th February after many club...

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Wairoa BMC Drags 2018

Wairoa BMC Drags 2018. Saturday 24th February 2018
2018 Drags, we have changed the date to 24th February 2018 as previous date clashed with One Night Stand so we have managed to get our date changed. Please support this event. More details to follow closer to the time.

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Hawke's Bay United vs Canterbury United - NZ Football

Hawke's Bay United vs Canterbury United - NZ Football. Sunday 25th February 2018
The Dragons fly north and the Sky TV cameras await! The only televised home game at Bluewater this season will be a ding-dong battle between the boys in the black and white stripes and the mainlanders. Grab a beer or wine and enjoy the action!

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XRACE. Friday 2nd March 2018
XRACE is a family mystery adventure race where family teams (made up of one parent and one child, aged 6-14 years old) race together. Teams must locate and complete 10 mystery challenges, racing the clock and all the other family teams with the fastest and luckiest crowned XRACE champion. Join...

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Parkinson's HB Sanctuary Charity Walk

Parkinson's HB Sanctuary Charity Walk. Saturday 3rd March 2018
The Parkinson's HB Sanctuary Walk is happening again! This is limited to 200 tickets which sold out very quickly last time so contact us now! This area is normally closed off to the public, so make use of this unique opportunity to see what is happening in the Sanctuary. All money raised stays...

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MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2018

MCL Construction Triple Peaks 2018. Saturday 10th March 2018
Conquer the peaks! Breathtaking views. Craggy, challenging terrain. Fun single track. Staggeringly beautiful private land. A few hearty river crossings... The perfect package. This is one of New Zealand's most enjoyable and rewarding events. Soak up the Hawke's Bay sunshine and challenge...

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Mitre 10 Trade - Men's Day Out - Summer Sunday Session

Mitre 10 Trade - Men's Day Out - Summer Sunday Session. Sunday 11th March 2018
New date: 11th March 2018. Lads, we thought it was time to host a summer edition of the Mitre 10 Trade - Men's Day Out. Behold... The Mitre 10 Trade - Men's Day Out - Summer Sunday Session! Bit of a mouth full, but it is going to be a hoot! Here are the deets: - 4 Man Ambrose Golf Tournament...

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Heart Kids Charity Golf Day - Special Guest: Rob Lutter, CEO

Heart Kids Charity Golf Day - Special Guest: Rob Lutter, CEO. Friday 16th March 2018
Primary sponsors: - Falcon Electrical Limited - Napier Golf Club WHAT is Heart Kids Hawkes Bay Charity Golf Day? This is Heart Kids Hawkes Bay's main fundraising event which raises much needed funds to support our local heart families through their extremely tough journey. At this event, we...

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Hawke's Bay United vs Southern United - NZ Football

Hawke's Bay United vs Southern United - NZ Football. Saturday 17th March 2018
The last home game of the regular season sees HBU host the lads from the deep south. It will be a cracker of a way to sign off the season so make sure you don't miss it!

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Shed 2 Triathlon & Duathlon Race #5

Shed 2 Triathlon & Duathlon Race #5. Sunday 25th March 2018
Well, when you think summer you must be thinking Triathlon! And the Shed 2 Summer Triathlon & Duathlon series is what it is all about this summer. There are six events this summer and at each event, there are three different races with different distance and options that should suit everyone from...

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The Little Easy CHB 2018

The Little Easy CHB 2018. Friday 30th March 2018
Get ready for the The Little Easy on Friday March 30th (Good Friday) in Central Hawke's Bay! The Little Easy is a gentle 12km meander on the Rotary River Pathway. Nothing too strenuous - just a fun, family-friendly ride to kickstart your Easter Weekend. Starting from Russell Park, Waipukurau,...

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The Big Easy 2018

The Big Easy 2018. Saturday 31st March 2018
The Big Easy on the Hawke’s Bay Trails is the ultimate antidote to all those serious lycra laden cycling events held across the country. The Big Easy ride is a gentle ride and we encourage you to take all day and enjoy the many tasty Hawke’s Bay distractions along the way. Easter Saturday 31st...

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The Little Easy Wairoa 2018

The Little Easy Wairoa 2018. Sunday 1st April 2018
The Little Easy Wairoa is back for 2018! This is a cruisy 5-10km ride along the Wairoa River is a great way to burn off those Easter Eggs. More course details to follow. Tickets will be $15 for adults and $10 for kids, which includes a snazzy Little Easy T Shirt. Get your tickets now and...

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Napier Port Harbour to Hills

Napier Port Harbour to Hills. Sunday 8th April 2018
Welcome to Napier Port Harbour to Hills 2018. The race starts and ends in the heart of Napier and takes in the stunning surroundings of Hawke’s Bay and its many attractions. Starting with a sheltered 2km Ocean swim with Napier Port as its backdrop you will then head out on a 95km bike heading...

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GO-4-12 Youth Adventure Race NZSSARC

GO-4-12 Youth Adventure Race NZSSARC. Friday 13th April 2018
The GO-4-12 Youth Adventure Race is The Official New Zealand Secondary School Adventure Racing Championships and the New Zealand Youth Adventure Challenge. Competitors will complete a course involving up to 10 different adventure activities for 12 hours nonstop. The race is coordinated on behalf...

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Speedway and Stockcar Kuru Cup Championship

Speedway and Stockcar Kuru Cup Championship. Saturday 14th April 2018
Second to last Speedway meeting of the 2017–2018 Season and the Stockcars line up for their Championship and the prestige of taking home the magnificent Kuru Cup. Several of visiting drivers from Palmerston North and Rotorua are expected for this championships, so expect plenty of action! So...

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Lake Tutira Off Road Half Marathon, 12k & 5k Trail Run

Lake Tutira Off Road Half Marathon, 12k & 5k Trail Run. Sunday 22nd April 2018
Located just 40 minutes North of Napier, Lake Tutira offers a beautiful and challenging course, with stunning views. This is trail running at its very best! Choose from a half marathon, a 12k or dip your toes in with the 5k. Walkers are welcome in the 12k and 5k events. There is a picturesque DOC...

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SuperStock Autumn Nationals and Fireworks

SuperStock Autumn Nationals and Fireworks. Saturday 28th April 2018
The last Speedway meeting of the 2017–2018 Season and a Championships will be hotly contested. For the SuperStocks, they will be racing the MotorWorks Hawkes Bay Superstock Autumn Nationals with drivers coming from all around New Zealand hoping to take out this Championship. Lots of visiting...

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Air New Zealand Hawke's Bay Marathon

Air New Zealand Hawke's Bay Marathon. Saturday 12th May 2018
Run away to the Hawke's Bay for an all new running festival incorporating 42km, 21km, 10km and 3km kids run options. Take in the best highlights of the region, with flat easy running through local cycle trails, vineyards, olive groves, quiet country roads - all finishing at the impressive Sileni...

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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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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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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 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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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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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 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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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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Napier Conference Centre

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