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
Car Rental - Napier
Welcome to Hooters Vintage & Classic Vehicle Hire. Whether it's a personalised tour or the experience of driving yourself,'Hooters' is the perfect company to tailor make your package, whatever your needs and get you into your dream car today! More...
Sightseeing - Napier - Starting from NZ $50.00 per person
Fully guided scenic and historic tours in and around Napier City. With beautiful public gardens, historic wineries and world class wine tastings, wonderful scenery and a the fabulous Art Deco central city and suburbs, we invite you to come and discover one of New Zealand's best kept secrets with us! More...
Featured Hastings Winery Events
Festivals & Lifestyle - Festivals Events
Pukeora Estate, Waipukurau, Central Hawke's Bay, Hawkes Bay
From Friday 22 August 2014 to Sunday 24 August 2014
A festival to celebrate and support Old-time Appalachian Mountain music and dance in New Zealand.
Traditional tub-thumping and hollering fiddle and banjo driven string band music, sweet old-time songs and harmonies... More...