Hawke’s Bay, New Zealand a Great Place to Live for Most Gays

Hawke's Bay Gay real EstateWelcoming and open-minded or parochial and exclusive? Caitlin Nobes talks to gay and lesbian people about their experiences in Hawke’s Bay.

People move to Hawk”s Bay from cities for the lifestyle – the sun, sand, wine, and food. But for gay or lesbian people, how does life in the provinces compare to the big cities?

Most were largely positive about their experiences in the Bay, but some were reluctant to speak openly for fear of a backlash against their businesses.

But many noted that for a group that makes up 10 per cent of the population, there was a distinct lack of support, particularly for young people.

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