Hastings has over 40 wineries, each with its own individual character and charm. Some are
small boutique wineries; others are major operations that have spared no expense in setting
themselves up. Most have cellar door tastings and many offer alfresco dining to complement
Hawkes Bay is New Zealand's oldest winemaking region, home to New Zealand's oldest winemaking
establishments, some producing wines for over 140 years. Today the Hawkes Bay is New Zealand's
second-largest wine region, leading the country with 70% of Cabernet Sauvignon and 30% of
Chardonnay production. It also produces high quality Syrah, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling and sweet
dessert wines, while smaller boutique wineries are constantly experimenting with new varieties.
Why not book yourself on a tour or grab a wine map and take yourself? From boutique
wineries to major operations, you're bound to find something special to swirl around your
Featured Hawkes Bay Wineries/Wine Tours
Bike Rental - Hastings - Starting from $40.00 per person
Enjoy a full-day self-guided winery tour of the Hawkes Bay region. You will discover the wineries and taste some of the finest wines from the Bridge Pa Triangle wine district and Gimblett Gravels wine district on your full-day adventure. More...
Featured Hastings Winery Events
Festivals & Lifestyle - Markets and Fairs Events
Pukeora Estate, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay, Hawkes Bay
From Thursday 1 September 2016 to Sunday 4 September 2016
The Spring Fling is a series of 20 standout events that capture the essence of springtime in Central Hawke’s Bay.
To kick off The Spring Fling ‘Central Hawke’s Bay, The Festival’, held at Pukeora Estate,... More...
- Bed and Breakfast.
Breakfast is included each morning at Hawthorne House, set amongst gardens and surrounded by fields with views to the...