Melbourne Storm were welcomed to Hastings in the Hawkes Bay region on Saturday morning as the Waipatu Marae and Tamatea Rugby Club performed a cultural ceremony.

A number of the activities put on for the morning were led by Tohu Harris' father and family who hail from the Hawkes Bay area. WATCH the video in the player above.

Be there when Storm take on the Titans in Round 22, Sunday 9 August at AAMI Park! Tickets here.