Our story begins with...

…an idea.  An idea for a book. A book we hoped would capture everything that is wonderful and magical about the wee slice of Aotearoa we call home - the Manawatū.

We got pretty excited by what we were creating. Other people got excited by what we were making. A book needs a publisher, so turn publisher we did.

This is us. HauNui Press. A boutique publishing house established in 2010 in the windswept beauty of the Manawatū, New Zealand by photographer David Lupton and wordsmith Bettina Anderson.

Our passion is anything that captures the eye and the imagination and strives to be different. We like different…