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LIFT Business - Creating Jobs, Creating Futures

opened to support unemployed Rangatahi into self-employment in the Hawkes Bay, with the support of Napier City Council, Lion Foundation, Digital Wings and Eastern and Central Communty Trust.


Located at 245 Emerson St. Napier, this is where we help bring Rangatahi business dreams to life – with them in the drivers seat, setting the course and determining their future.



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245 Emerson street, napier
The 3 Spaces
on our Site

Retail space

The retail space is used to promote and display the products developed through the Rangatahi businesses.

Incubator Hub

The incubator hub for Rangatahi to develop their technical skills and produce goods.

Training Room

The training room is where we run the business development programme, workshops and the Bounce Life Skills programme.

for you

What We Offer

We offer a unique visitor experience, with a range of activities and events being held every week.

Come and check it out or buy some of our products online! 

Waatea News Podcast episode
What We Do

Meet the Retail Team

Handmade products


To purchase any of these products contact: or call 021 919 715.

T-Shirts (Available in White & Grey)


Tea Towels

$9 for one, $17 for two, $24 for three





Greeting Cards




Please visit this page often as new items will become available.