William Colenso Bicentenary Partners

Many individuals, organisations and businesses have supported us in making this event a success.

We appreciate your time, expertise and support!

no 9 marketing + design + online
This Ahuriri-based agency designed and built this website. No 9 specialises in all aspects of the marketing mix, from brand development to copywriting, digital marketing and print.

MTG Hawke's Bay
MTG is the regional museum and art gallery for Hawkes Bay. MTG was the lead organisation for the William Colenso Bicentenary Celebrations that were held in Hawke’s Bay in November 2011.

The Colenso Society Inc
If you would like to keep in touch with other Colensophiles and receive a monthly newsletter (e-Colenso) please contact the Convenor of the Colenso Society, Dr Ian St George.

The Royal Society of New Zealand
The Royal Society of New Zealand has been advancing and promoting science, technology, and the humanities in New Zealand since 1867.

Eastern Institute of Technology (EIT)
Offers more than 100 programmes at postgraduate, degree, diploma and certificate level, across an extensive range of subject areas.

Department of Conversation (DOC)
Hawke's Bay Department of Conservation (DOC) is charged with the protection of New Zealand's natural and historic heritage, including how and where you can enjoy public conservation places, and how to get involved in conservation.

Waiapu Anglican Cathedral of St John the Evangelist, Napier
The Cathedral's ministry extends to Napier city, the Hawke's Bay region and the Diocese of Waipu, encompassing Eastland and the Bay of Plenty.

Quest Napier
Located in the heart of New Zealand's Art Deco capital, Quest Napier is a convenient accommodation choice. Originally built in 1919 by the Ancient Order of Forresters, the building was completely refurbished in 2009 and now blends the charm of a by-gone era with a stylishly modern interior.

Farmgate Wines
Farmgate wines celebrate what's made locally and the people who make it.

Hawke’s Bay Club
Hawke's Bay's first Club, established in August 1863 while Napier was a mere 8 years old, with a membership of only 79, the Club has collected a rich history in its nearly 150 year of existence.

Hastings City Art Gallery
Exhibiting top quality, broad ranging national and international artworks and promoting the work of renowned regional artists, the Hastings City Art Gallery is a premier venue for both local artists and touring exhibitions.

Beattie Forbes Booksellers
Napier’s only Independent Bookseller, holding a broad range of fiction, non-fiction and children’s books. Specialising in Art, Art Deco, Fashion and Architecture, as well as having an extensive range New Zealand History, Maori History and Culture. They also carry a comprehensive selection of New Zealand fiction and poetry.

Keirunga Gardens Arts & Crafts Society Book Arts Group
The “Book Arts” group opens the door to the art of book making and related arts and crafts

National Aquarium of New Zealand
New Zealand's largest display of aquatic life and unique New Zealand wildlife, including sharks, stingrays, living coral, kiwi, tuatara and a huge range of fish species. 

Napier Library
Napier City Council provides library services to the community from two locations: a main library adjacent to the city council building and a branch library in Taradale.

Napier City Council
To provide the Facilities and Services and the Environment, Leadership, Encouragement and Economic Opportunity to make Napier the best provincial city in New Zealand in which to live, work, raise a family, and enjoy a safe and satisfying life.

Historic Colenso Cottage
In 1862 William Colenso built a cottage now known as Colenso Cottage to accommodate him while his home was being built next door. Today, Colenso Cottage provides luxurious boutique accommodation in the style of a one bedroom self-contained cottage only a short stroll from Napier city centre.

GEON print & communication solutions
GEON is Australia and New Zealand’s leading print & communications business with locations throughout Australia and New Zealand. GEON is the leading business in the market, able to provide the full suite of integrated print & communications services, including creative design, data management, direct marketing, digital media, print, warehousing & fulfilment, and mail. 

Webb Foundation, Hawke's Bay

William Colenso is one of Napier City Council's great facilities/services. There are many more...

Parklands Residential Estate

Located in the Art Deco city of Napier. We have worked closely with our builders to promote and develop high quality housing within an open-aspect environment.
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The Faraday Centre

The Faraday Centre in Napier, is Hawke's Bay's Museum of Technology. It's a place of discovery where history comes alive through hands on experience.
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Napier Conference Centre

We offer an all purpose built venue that uniquely combines spectacular outlooks with functional layout.
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Kennedy Park Resort Napier

We are Hawkes Bay's premier holiday accommodation park providing an array of facilities to keep the entire family entertained.
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Napier Municipal Theatre

Unique Art Deco heritage has been preserved with the skilful addition of modern theatre facilities making it the best provincial performing arts centre in the nation.
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Napier City Council

For Napier City residents and citizens to have easy access to see what council are currently working on, completed, what they do, facilities, and council information.
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MTG Hawke's Bay

Comprising a Museum, Theatre and Gallery - MTG is home to a significant collection of objects that form the foundation of distinctive exhibitions, a world-class research facility and the MTG Theatre.
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Napier Libraries

strive to Inspire, Educate and Entertain by providing access to information through various resources within our Libraries. We aim to provide more than you expect.
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Bay Skate

Located on Marine Parade, Napier, is the Bay Skate Park - home to skateboarding, BMX, roller derby, inline hockey and scootering.
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Par2 MiniGolf

Come to Par2 MiniGolf and meet Seamore the Seagull at our sea-side minigolf courses. Challenge your friends and family for a round.
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National Aquarium of New Zealand

Nowhere else in New Zealand will you discover a wider range of marine animals and native species in a single facility than at the National Aquarium of New Zealand.
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Napier Aquatic Centre

Situated in the centre of Napier, in the middle of Onekawa Park, the Napier Aquatic Centre is a safe and affordable aquatic facility for everyone.
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Napier i-SITE Visitor Centre

Visit the Napier i-SITE to find out more about what is happening in Hawkes Bay, from events, activities and accommodation.
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