6 Reasons To Visit Sunny Hawke’s Bay


6 Reasons To Visit Sunny Hawke’s Bay
Hawke’s Bay is bursting with fun and flavour. Local pride is illustrated through the region’s myriad offerings, from award-winning food and beverage options to inviting hotels and memorable experiences.

In the June issue of MiNDFOOD, on sale now, we explore the best that Hawke’s Bay has to offer. From the region’s food and wine, to its scenery and artisan producers, we sum up everything that’s great about this beautiful corner of New Zealand.

Read on for a sneak peek of what you will find inside the new issue.

1. A foodie’s dream

Find out where to get the best local goods, including olives, figs, pickles and honey. Plus, discover the cafes, bakeries and restaurants bringing the renowned flavours of Hawke’s Bay to life.

Sample local produce and enjoy the wide range of food available in Hawke’s Bay.

2. Take a swing

See why the golf course at Cape Kidnappers is ranked among the world’s greatest layouts.

Take a swing at one New Zealand’s best-known golf courses.

3. Get pedalling

Discover Hawke’s Bay’s inspiring use of bikes, with 200 kilometres of dedicated bike paths around the city and suburbs, besides beaches, through vineyards and cellar doors, and out to the coast.

Hit one of the region’s many bike trails, be it an art deco path or beside the water.

4. Wining and dining

See where you can quench your thirst in this celebrated wine region. From wineries to breweries to bars, there’s something for everyone.

Church Road Winery is known for its beautiful drops.

5. Take a tour

Learn about the activities you need to try, including the renowned Food and Wine Classic event. There are plenty of tours to choose from in the area, including vintage car tours, Maori history tours and winery tours.

Don’t miss the Food and Wine Classic event for a guaranteed great time.

6. Rest easy

Find out where you should stay on your visit. Choose from a range of options including luxury boutique hotels, modern apartments, eco lodges and farm stays. Discover five great places to stay in Hawke’s Bay here.

A suite at The Manse, a beautiful refurbished lodge surrounded by expansive scenery.



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