Hawke's Bay

Based in a stunning location in the North Island, Hawke’s Bay is known for its warm climate, beautiful beaches and stunning scenery. The Hawke’s Bay region comprises two major centres - Napier and Hastings. If you’re into architecture and arts, then Napier is the place for you. With amazing 1930s Art Deco architecture dotting the town and a thriving art scene, it’s no wonder tourists flock to this location to immerse themselves in the city. If you prefer a location with an abundance of food and wine options, then Hastings may sound like music to your ears! Hastings is known for the production of wine, meaning there are many wineries located around the city selling these local delights. With a thriving restaurant scene, you’ll be spoilt for choice when going out for a bite to eat. Whether you like to spend your days at the beach, walking around the city admiring architecture or dining in the finest wineries, Hawke’s Bay is a stunning location for all to enjoy.

Key Information
Population 161,500
Employment rate 62.7%
GDP Per Capita $42,366
Average Weekly Rent $324