Latest BayBuzz mag arriving

This weekend the March/April edition of BayBuzz begins to hit the stores and mailboxes. My From the Editor column previews what you can expect. […]


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Still Life with Moving Parts

February 27 @ 8:00 am - May 9 @ 5:00 pm


What ecosystem collapse looks like

If New Zealanders want a ‘laboratory’ to observe what climate change-induced ecosystem collapse will look like, it’s right across the Tasman Sea. A study of Australian ecosystems under severe stress […]

Wings and Wildlife – March

March’s Wings and Wildlife community newsletter, prepared by Jessica Maxwell, is now available for download here. In this month’s edition, enjoy a drive to Puketitiri and explore three reserves, Forest and […]

HBRC staff scores goals

While HBRC councillors grapple like Greek gods with the big heavenly issues like figuring out how to abet regional economic development, set regional transportation policy, improve water security, biting the […]

Native bees: ngaro huruhuru

Almost nothing makes me happier in the sunshine hours than watching insects in my garden: honey bees, bumblebees, the cutest little native bees, butterflies, even paper wasps and tiny flies, […]

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March at Creative Arts Napier

In case you haven’t yet discovered it, or it hasn’t been on your visit list for a while, CAN (Creative Arts Napier) is always worth a visit to their Byron […]

Foodie heaven

This week we’re raising our glasses to Hawke’s Bay Tourism, who has just launched a foodie’s online guide to all things ‘food and wine’ in the Bay.  The guide features […]

Music to your ears

On Sunday 14 March at 2.30pm, St Paul’s Church in Tennyson Street will come alive with the sound of beautiful chamber music when the Hawke’s Bay Orchestra (HBO) holds a […]