Hawke’s Bay history is unique and fascinating. As a historian dedicated to writing and preserving Hawke’s Bay history through books, brochures, articles and public lectures, I am pleased to be able to share my passion with you on this website. Here you can subscribe to my blog, purchase my books, enquire about a commissioned publication for your organization, or for a speaking engagement or historical tour, or just browse to find out some more about our region’s past. I hope you find my website helpful and I would love to hear from you if you have questions or comments.
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Michael Fowler CA, MBS