Hastings Community Art Centre

Creative Hastings operates New Zealand's busiest community-based art gallery and nurtures and develops the arts throughout the region.

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The Hastings Community Art Centre (HCAC) gallery in Russell Street South, Hastings has an ever-changing array of paintings, photographs, sculptures and crafts, drawn from all over Hawke's Bay and most available for sale. Most work is only exhibited for two weeks, providing an enormous amount of diversity. Our doors are open to you from 9:30am-4:30pm (Mon-Fri) and 10:00am-2:00pm (Sat).

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Check out our Hawke's Bay Art Guide with information about galleries and artists' studios all over the region, complete wtih detailed maps showing you how to get there. The Art Guide is widely available from i-Sites, galleries, libraries, cafes and many other places around Hawke's Bay.


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Physical address

Hastings Community Art Centre, 106 Russell Street South, Hastings, Hawkes Bay, 4122, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Mon - Fri: 9:30am to 4:30pm, Saturday: 10:00am to 2:00pm
Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
Approximately 20 minutes drive from Napier Airport
Proximity to town:
Situated in the heart of Hastings City

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