Shopping in Hawke's Bay can be done either as a marathon or a sprint - and with a number of shopping precincts to explore.
Central Napier's compact grid patter of inner city streets offers a walk-able range of boutique stores long side larger national chains, and plenty of cafes dotted in between. Explore the streets either side of the railway lines within the Hastings CBD to find that special somethings. Havelock North is known for its village atmosphere and boutique shopping, with and exciting array of specialty food, wine and books store as well. Or discover the boutique stores, treasure troves and eclectic mix of art fashion and antiques in the coastal settlements of Ahuriri, Te Awanga and Haumoana.