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What historic events shaped the Marine Parade we know today, explore and discover the secrets of the past in a free walk to specific sites.
|Duration||Approximately 2 hours, but your timimg.|
|Years||Year 3 - 8|
|Venue||Start at MTG to pick up your packs with high vis, maps, and activity sheets|
|Learning Areas||Social Sciences, at MTG|
Marine Parade was once all shingle. How did it get to be the way it is today? What events in earlier times did Napier people want to be forgotten and what did they do to help us remember? Explore some of the extraordinary changes to marine Parade over 150 years. Collect packs containing historic images, maps, high-vis vests, and activity sheets.
Build on the blossoming national and international interest in William Colenso's life and ideas as the result of the William Colenso Bicentenary Celebrations in Hawke's Bay in 2011, and a body of new publications and research.
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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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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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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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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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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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Located on Marine Parade, Napier, is the Bay Skate Park - home to skateboarding, BMX, roller derby, inline hockey and scootering.
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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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We are Hawkes Bay's premier holiday accommodation park providing an array of facilities to keep the entire family entertained.
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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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We offer an all purpose built venue that uniquely combines spectacular outlooks with functional layout.
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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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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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