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Napier is one of New Zealand's most attractive cities, located at the south of the Hawkes Bay, just 20 minutes out of Hastings. Palm trees line the inner-city streets and the wonderfully sculpted Marine Parade, as the name suggests, runs along the shore of the city. Along Marine Parade various parks, gardens and memorials give the water’s edge its distinct character, and you'll also find the i-SITE Visitor Centre and various local attractions.

Known as the Art Deco City, Napier has the most comprehensive collection of inner-city art deco buildings in the world. Every February, thousands of people flock to Napier to celebrate the Art Deco Weekend Summer Festival, sending the township back to a time of new hope. The Festival celebrates the reconstruction of Napier City after a devastating earthquake in 1931. Music, performers, dancing in the street; trains, planes and automobiles; picnics, galas and frivolity in true vintage style bring the 1930s back to life.

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Napier is also the home of New Zealand wine, housing the oldest wineries and wine-making establishments in the country. With some of the best sunshine hours in New Zealand, mountainous shelter from prevailing westerly winds, and refreshing sea breezes, not only is Napier a great climate for visiting, but is ideal for grape growing.

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Fade To Black The Metallica Experience School Holiday Programme Summerset Food & Craft Fair The Blues Shack The Nutcracker - Imperial Russian Ballet Company
Fade To Black The Metallica Experience
The Cabana, Napier
From Saturday 1 October 2016 to Sunday 2 October 2016
School Holiday Programme
Calico Craft Supplies, Napier
Today to Friday 7 October 2016
Summerset Food & Craft Fair
Summerset in the Bay Village, Napier
Saturday 8 October 2016
The Blues Shack
Clive Square, Napier
From Saturday 22 October 2016 to Sunday 23 October 2016
The Nutcracker - Imperial Russian Ballet Company
Napier Municipal Theatre, Napier
Wednesday 16 November 2016

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 28 Sep 2016
Napier's submarine story told
New Zealand Herald
CLOSE CALL: Pictured (from left) is author Andrew Harris, Napier mayor Bill Dalton and Peter Trevathan, checking out the new signage on Marine Parade. PHOTO DUNCAN BROWN. Back in the summer of 1945 the Germans came to town...almost. While the ...
Memorial unveiled to mark German submarine's Napier

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