Hawke’s Bay Airport named Airport of the Year

Hawke’s Bay Airport is flying high after receiving the Airport of the Year award at the recent 2022 NZ Airport Awards.

BA5 Recap | Hygge at Clifton Bay

15th September 2022

The sun setting in the west gave the calm waters off Cape Kidnappers a beautiful warm glow and the fires inside Hygge at Clifton Bay were roaring as owners Robyn and Kerry Brannigan welcomed guests of the latest BA5 event.

BA5 Recap | Reinventing the workspace

9th June 2022

It was a pleasure to open the Hawke’s Bay Business Hub doors again last night to welcome guests to this month’s BA5 hosted by Copeland Ashcroft Workplace Lawyers and Remarkable People.

Meet the CEO: Recap

8th June 2022

‘Leaders are built, not born’ – Tony Clifford, Managing Director, Pan Pac Forest Products Ltd

‘Get comfortable with being uncomfortable’ – Stephanie Rotarangi, CE, Napier City Council

Business skills get a boost in HB

3rd June 2022

Hawke's Bay Chamber of Commerce deliver a Start-up Business Course designed for new start-ups and emerging businesses.

BA5 with Baywide Equipment: Recap

12th May 2022

Sally and Nick Whyte, owner-operators of Baywide Equipment, opened their showroom doors to welcome guests on Wednesday 11th May. 

10 in 2: Recap

5th May 2022


10 slides in just 2 minutes!

BWN Morning Tea with Mavis Mullins: Recap

3rd May 2022

Today we kicked off our very first Business Women’s Network event with the extraordinary Mavis Mullins’.


BA5 with Hartley & Associates: Recap

14th April 2022

Our second BA5 for 2022 was a sold-out event, hosted by the fantastic team at Hartley & Associates. The atmosphere and vibe in the Hawkes Bay Club was buzzing. It was great to see so many members in the room as well as so many fresh new faces.

Waipawa is "the most digital town in Aotearoa New Zealand"

1st April 2022

Waipawa has been declared the most digital town in Aotearoa New Zealand after a push to get more businesses online and connected to the world.

Celebrating Napier Business

30th March 2022

Introducing the winners of Napier CBD Stars Awards for 2022!

BA5 Recap: Scenic Hotel Te Pania

16th March 2022

We welcomed our BA5 events back into 2022 with a bang! The evening was a celebration and showcase of local business, food, tourism, and hospitality in Hawke’s Bay.