Who makes up the Regional Events Group?

The Regional Events Group is made up of events and marketing staff from Hawke’s Bay Tourism, Sport Hawke’s Bay, Napier City Council, Hastings District Council, Wairoa and Central Hawke’s Bay.

Event organisers that meet the Regional Events criteria will have access to Event Templates to assist them in running their events, including Budgeting, Marketing and Health and Safety Pan templates and advice.

Craig Ireson from Hastings District Council and Kevin Murphy from Napier City Council are available to discuss and help promote events happening in and around their respective regions, see their details below.

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Events Development Manager – Hastings District Council

Craig Ireson can help with any events taking place in the Hastings District including marketing support and helping to navigate HDC consent and compliance processes.

HDC is committed to being an event friendly council and helping great events to flourish in the district.

Mobile 027 889 3482
Email craigi@hdc.govt.nz

Kevin MurphyKevin Murphy 2015
Events Manager – Napier City Council

Kevin is your main point of contact for various Council bookings and resource consents for your event.

He is also available to assist in marketing and promoting your event and can discuss financial budgets of your event including suppliers of various equipment as well as help in identifying sponsors and funders.

Phone 06 835 7579
Email kevin.murphy@napier.govt.nz