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Tutukaka

Tutukaka is a locality on the east coast of Northland, New Zealand, in an area commonly referred to as the Tutukaka Coast. The city of Whangarei is to the southwest. The residential areas of Tutukaka fringe the hills surrounding Tutukaka Harbour, ...

Umawera

Umawera is a community in Northland, New Zealand. State Highway 1 runs through the community. Mangamuka Bridge is to the northwest, and Rangiahua is to the east.

Urupukapuka Island

Urupukapuka Island is the largest island in the Bay of Islands of New Zealand, located about 7.3 km from Paihia. The island is a popular stopover point for tour boats to the Hole in the Rock and is also serviced by ferries for day trips from Paih ...

Waiharara

Waiharara is a community at the base of the Aupouri Peninsula in Northland, New Zealand. State Highway 1 runs through the community. To the west is Aupouri Forest, and beyond that Ninety Mile Beach. To the east is Rangaunu Harbour. Houhora is 22 ...

Waikare

Waikare is a locality in Northland, New Zealand. The Waikare River flows from the Russell Forest past Waikare and into the Waikare Inlet, which leads into the Bay of Islands. The population is largely of the Te Kapotai hapū and Ngāti Pare iwi. Th ...

Waimahana Bay

Waimahana Bay is a bay and remote rural community in the Far North District and Northland Region of New Zealands North Island. The community is centred around the Waimahana Marae and Te Puhi o Te Waka meeting house, a tribal meeting ground of the ...

Waimamaku

Waimamaku is a village and rural community, based along the banks of the Waimamaku River south of the Hokianga Harbour on the west of coast of New Zealands North Island. It is located in the Far North District and Northland Region on State Highwa ...

Waiotira

Waiotira is a locality in Northland, New Zealand. Whangarei is to the northeast. Tauraroa is about 9 km northeast. The North Auckland railway line passes through Tauraroa, and the Waiotira Stream flows southwest to join with the Omaru River.

Waipapa

Waipapa is a small town in the Bay of Islands, Northland, New Zealand. It is around 10 minutes drive from Kerikeri, the nearest urban centre to Waipapa, located on State Highway 10. Waipapa itself has no supermarket or school and most people trav ...

Waipoua, Northland

Waipoua is a rural community in the Kaipara District of Northland, in New Zealands North Island. It includes the Waipoua Forest, one of the best preserved examples of a kauri forest in New Zealand. It is notable for having two of the largest livi ...

Waitiki Landing

Waitiki Landing is New Zealands northernmost community after Te Hapua, near Cape Reinga in the Far North district of Northland. It had New Zealands northernmost petrol station until it was destroyed by fire on 8 October 2011.

Whakapara

Whakapara is a village and rural community north of Whangarei, in the Whangarei District and Northland Region of New Zealands North Island. The village includes the Whakapara Marae and Te Ihi o Nehua meeting house, a meeting place of the Ngāpuhi ...

Whirinaki, Northland

Whirinaki is a locality on the Whirinaki River in the south Hokianga, in Northland, New Zealand. The name means "to lean against a support". Highway 12 runs through it. Opononi lies to the south west, and Rawene lies to the north east. The popula ...

Albert Town, New Zealand

Albert Town is located to the east of Wanaka in Otago, New Zealand. Until recently only a farming settlement, the population boom in this area has led to much new development. The confluence of the Clutha and Hāwea Rivers is located here. The tow ...

Lake Alta

Lake Alta is a glacial lake in The Remarkables near Queenstown in the South Island of New Zealand. It is approximately 500 metres by 250 metres in size and freezes over in the winter months. At this time it is used by skiers and snowboarders. It ...

Awakino ski area

The Awakino ski field is located in St. Marys Range, North Otago, New Zealand near Kurow. It is run by the Waitaki Ski Club. The field is little changed from when it was established in the late 1940s. Run by volunteers only, it operates most week ...

Beaumont, New Zealand

Beaumont is a small town in inland Otago, in the South Island of New Zealand. It is located on the Clutha River six kilometres southeast of Raes Junction, between Roxburgh and Balclutha. Beaumont is connected to Milton and Roxburgh by State Highw ...

Becks, New Zealand

Becks is a small settlement in the Otago Region of the South Island of New Zealand. It is located on State Highway 85, some 16 kilometres north-east of Omakau, and just west of where the State Highway crosses the Manuherikia River. It lies on the ...

Benhar, New Zealand

Benhar is a town in New Zealand. It is located five kilometres east of Balclutha in South Otago, close to the small Lake Tuakitoto. Benhar was formerly the site of one of New Zealands largest domestic porcelain factories, which closed in the 1980s.

Berwick, New Zealand

Berwick is a small farming community on the banks of the Waipori River in Clutha District, New Zealand. To the south of Berwick is the Berwick Forest, a large pine plantation. Berwick is also the location of one of the Otago Youth Adventure Trust ...

Blue Lake (Otago)

Blue Lake is a small lake adjacent to the town of Saint Bathans in Central Otago, New Zealand. The lake is man-made, the result of sluicing operations that began in 1873 when John Ewing formed the St.Bathans Channel Company, to mine the Kildare H ...

Blue Mountains (New Zealand)

Blue Mountains are a range of rugged hills in West Otago, in southern New Zealand. They form a barrier between the valleys of the Clutha and Pomahaka Rivers. They lie between the towns of Tapanui and Lawrence and rise to 1019 metres. The Blue Mou ...

Boulder Beach

Boulder Beach is a rocky beach which is located on the Pacific side of the Otago Peninsula, New Zealand. Boulder Beach can be accessed by a number of walking tracks. These tracks begin at Braidwood Road, Paradise Road, Buskin Road, Seal Point Roa ...

Bridal Veil Falls (Routeburn, Otago)

The Bridal Veil Falls is a waterfall near Queenstown, Otago, in New Zealand. It is one of numerous streams and waterfalls in this region. This fall is only notable because it has been given a common name, is clearly visible from the road and the ...

Caberfeidh, New Zealand

The small settlement of Caberfeidh is located in The Catlins, in the Otago region of New Zealands South Island. The site of a former railway station on the Catlins Branch Line, it is sited close to a tributary of the Maclennan River, 5 kilometres ...

Cape Saunders

Kaimata, or Cape Saunders, is the prominent headland on the Pacific Ocean coast of Muaupoko, the Otago Peninsula, in the far south-east of Aotearoa New Zealands Te Wai Pounamu, the South Island. It is home to the Cape Saunders Lighthouse. Captain ...

Cape Wanbrow

Cape Wanbrow is a rocky headland overlooking Oamaru Harbour, New Zealand. Although it has been a commercial forestry area for a number of decades, the cape is now primarily a Council controlled reserve, and is gradually being replanted with nativ ...

Mount Cardrona

Mount Cardrona in Central Otago, New Zealand is 1.936 metres in height and most easily accessed from the Cardrona Ski Field. Mount Cardrona is located in the Crown Range between Wanaka and Queenstown. The often photographed and historic Cardrona ...

Cecil Peak

Cecil Peak is a mountain in the Wakatipu Basin, New Zealand and reaches a height of 1.978 metres. It is on the south side of Lake Wakatipu south-southwest of Queenstown, and is highly prominent from around this area. Vegetation is mainly grass an ...

Clarksville, New Zealand

Clarksville is a small township located three kilometres southwest of Milton in the Otago region of the South Island of New Zealand. State Highways 1 and 8 meet in Clarksville. The town was also once the location of a railway junction, where the ...

Clinton, New Zealand

Clinton is a small town in South Otago, in New Zealands South Island. It is located on State Highway 1 approximately halfway between Balclutha and Gore, and the Main South Line railway passes through the town. Clinton was named for Henry Pelham-C ...

Cooks Head Rock

Cooks Head Rock is a phonolite basalt rock standing on the Chrystalls Beach expanse closely north of the rivermouth settlement Toko Mouth of South Otago, New Zealand. The lower faces of the rock are made up of numerous hexagonal basalt columns su ...

Cromwell Gorge

The Cromwell Gorge is a deep gorge on the Clutha River in the Otago region of New Zealands South Island. It stretches for 20 km south of the town of Cromwell towards Alexandra. It is one of two substantial river gorges in Central Otago, the other ...

Danseys Pass

Danseys Pass is a mountain pass located in the Kakanui Mountains, between Central Otago and North Otago, in the South Island of New Zealand. It lies between the Maniototo plain part of the Taieri River water catchment and the northern foothills o ...

Dunback

Dunback, formerly Waihemo, is a small town in the Otago region of New Zealand. It is located between Palmerston and Ranfurly on Highway 85. It has a population of about 200 people. Most of these people live in the rural areas near the town. The N ...

Dunedin Volcano

The Dunedin Volcano was a shield volcano with numerous vents active between 16 and 10 million years ago. It originally extended from the modern city of Dunedin, New Zealand to Aramoana about 25 km away. The Dunedin Volcano has been highly eroded ...

East Otago

East Otago is the name given to that part of Otago, in the South Island of New Zealand that lies directly to the north of Dunedin. To the south, its limit is approximately the rough hill pass of the Kilmog, 25 kilometres north of Dunedin city cen ...

East Taieri

East Taieri is a small township, located between Mosgiel and Allanton in New Zealands Otago region. It lies on State Highway 1 en route between the city of Dunedin and its airport at Momona. It lies close to the southeastern edge of the Taieri Pl ...

Edievale

Edievale is a small settlement in West Otago, in New Zealands South Island. It lies equidistant between Heriot, which lies to the west, and Raes Junction, which lies to the east, on SH 90. Though the settlement is now home to only a few residents ...

Ettrick, New Zealand

Ettrick is located on the Clutha River and State Highway 8 south of Roxburgh and five kilometres northwest of the small settlement of Millers Flat. Like many other settlements in the area, all of Ettricks streets are named after towns in the Scot ...

Evansdale statistical district

"Evansdale" is the name given to a census-gathering district in rural Dunedin, New Zealand. It encompasses all areas outside of urban areas between Mount Cargill and the northern Dunedin City boundary. It is named after one of the small villages ...

Finegand, New Zealand

Finegand is a locality in the South Otago region of New Zealands South Island. Named after Finegand, in Scotland, by John Shaw. John Shaw arrived in New Zealand in 1852, with his sister Margaret, from Finegand which is near Glenshee in Perthshire ...

Flagstaff (Otago)

Flagstaff, known in Māori as Te Whanaupaki, is a prominent hill overlooking the northwest of the city of Dunedin, in New Zealands South Island. Together with Mount Cargill, which lies to its northeast, it dominates the skyline of the city. Flagst ...

Glenledi

Glenledi, also known as Bull Creek, is a small coastal farming and holiday settlement to the east of Milton, New Zealand, in the Otago region of New Zealands South Island. It lies at the north end of Chrystalls Beach, six kilometres northeast alo ...

Glenomaru

Glenomaru is a small settlement in The Catlins, an area of the southern South Island of New Zealand. It is located 10 kilometres north of Owaka on the main road to Balclutha. On 7 July 1891, a branch line railway from the Main South Line in Balcl ...

Goat Island / Rakiriri

Goat Island/Rakiriri is an island in Otago Harbour in Otago, in the southern South Island of New Zealand. It is located between Port Chalmers and Portobello, to the northeast of Dunedins city centre. It has one of New Zealands dual placenames. Th ...

Great Moss Swamp

The Great Moss Swamp is located in Otago, New Zealand. It lies in the Maniototo, close to the former gold mining route of the Old Dunstan Road, 85 kilometres to the northwest of Dunedin city centre. It is classified as a regionally significant we ...

Green Island (Okaihe)

Green Island is a small, uninhabited island lying 2 km off the coast of the Otago region of New Zealand, some 13 km south-west of the city of Dunedin. The islands Māori name is Okaihe.

Hāwea

Lake Hāwea is a small settlement at the southern end of a lake, also named Lake Hāwea, in New Zealands South Island. It is 18 kilometres to the northeast of Wanaka.

Hāwea Conservation Park

The Hāwea Conservation Park is a protected area in the South Island of New Zealand. It was created in September 2008 from land that previously had a number of separate tenures. The majority of the land forming the park was public conservation lan ...