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Napier Central Business District

Main street in Napier Central Business District.Think of Napier and pleasant images jump to mind - an attractive, vibrant, picturesque seaside city with palm-lined streets, world-class Art Deco architecture and a Mediterranean climate.

Napier has long been recognised as the unrivalled shopping 'hot spot' in Hawke's Bay - seven days a week. The inner city is a progressive, vibrant shoppers' paradise and is easy to get around because of the compact layout. Discover the side streets and boulevards - the inner city has an appealing mix of boutique and quality, national department stores to suit every taste and budget is full of pleasant surprises.

Soak up the atmosphere and discover the inner city's charm for yourself. Stop at one of the many outdoor cafes, grab a bite to eat and savour a coffee or glass of local wine.

Enjoy a leisurely stroll through the picturesque public gardens or along the seafront walkway - all just a stone's throw away from the city centre.

Everything on your doorstep. What more could you wish for?

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Ahuriri Wharf.Ahuriri is an exciting year-round destination for locals and tourists alike.

Just five minutes drive from Napier's central business district you can discover an area steeped in history, but with a contemporary edge. New apartments sit alongside tiny old fishermen's cottages, industrial warehouses and woolstores with distinctive saw-tooth rooflines.

Why not enjoy the area's rich cultural heritage? Walk the heritage trail and check out world class examples of Art Deco architecture along the way. You'll discover a a unique mix of places where you can buy artwork, indulge in some beauty therapy, buy ingredients for an Italian feast, post a letter and consult a lawyer, an accountant or other professional services now based in Ahuriri.

If you just want to relax, stroll around the estuary and enjoy the birdlife then wander along the seaside boardwalk, taking in the panoramic view of the the Pacific Ocean. Along the way you'll see kids fishing, boats unloading their catch, walkers enjoying the invigorating sea air and plenty of smiling people simply enjoying the area.

It doesn't get any better than this!

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Visiting Taradale is a memorable experience with a fabulous selection of small independent shops and stylish boutiques, offering great service.

Located 10 kilometres southwest of the city of Napier, Taradale is the home to some of Hawke's Bay's finest vineyards.

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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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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 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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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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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 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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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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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 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 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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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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