Our Services

Our practice lies in the heart of central Hawera. We love our locals, quality service and taking a friendly customer-centric approach. We strive to uphold these values for all of our patients, and remain committed to our role as the eye care hub for the community.

Eye Examinations

A 45 minute consultation, a tailored approach and a thorough assessment of your eyesight.

Contact Lenses

Experts in hard, soft, single / multifocal lenses, and custom contact lenses, e.g. post-corneal graft lenses.

Dry Eye

Diagnostic tests help to categorise your dry eye. A treatment regime is tailored for you.

Urgent Eyecare

Medicines endorsed, ACC registered. Prescription medications treat injury / infection.

Our Mission


At Hawera Eyecare, we work with you to find the best solution to your visual needs. We aim to preserve eyesight, protect eye health, and develop meaningful, long term relationships with our patients. 

Book Your Examination Online

Book Your Examination Online

NZ Safety Glasses

Approved suppliers of NZ regulation safety glasses, including Fonterra. 

Insurance Claims

Registered insurance providers for glasses.

Adjustment and Repair Service

Our team provide complimentary adjustments.

In-House Glazing

Our technician can glaze new lenses into your existing frame.


No hassle insurance claims on glasses

Designer Sunglasses

The most extensive range of designer sunglasses in Hawera.

Meet Our Optometrists

Kerry Bennett

Optometrist & Director

John Boyle

Optometrist & Director

John Mellsop


Buy Online


Shop online for sunglasses, contact lenses and accessories. We deliver direct to you.  

Buy Online


Shop online for sunglasses, contact lenses and accessories. We deliver direct to you.  

Our Eyewear

Our Pricing

Eye Examinations

adult from $98

  • 45 Minutes
  • Prescription Update
  • Health Assessment
  • Customised Plan

Medical Eyecare

from $80 – $140

  • Treatment of Injury
  • Infections
  • ACC Registered
  • Urgent Visits

Dry Eye Assessments

from $98

  • 30 Minutes
  • History/Risk Factors
  • Cause Investigation
  • Customised Plan

Myopia Control

from $ Varies

  • Misight© Contacts
  • Control Glasses
  • Atropine Eye Drops
  • Orthokeratology

Our Technology