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Aotearoa (commonly pronounced by some English speakers as) is the Māori name for New Zealand.
Auckland is a city in New Zealand's North Island.
The Auckland Region is one of the sixteen regions of New Zealand, named for the city of Auckland, the country's largest urban area.
The Bay of Islands is an area on the east coast of the Far North District of the North Island of New Zealand.
The Bay of Plenty (Te Moana-a-Toi) is a large bight in the northern coast of New Zealand's North Island.
A biome is a community of plants and animals that have common characteristics for the environment they exist in.
Cape Palliser is a promontory on the southern coast of New Zealand's North Island and is the southernmost point of North Island - it is in fact considerably further south than Nelson or Blenheim in the South Island.
Cape Reinga / Te Rerenga Wairua (Māori) is the northwesternmost tip of the Aupouri Peninsula, at the northern end of the North Island of New Zealand.
Carterton (Taratahi) is a small town in the Wellington Region of New Zealand and the seat of the Carterton District (a territorial authority or local government district).
Central Hawke's Bay District is part of the Hawke's Bay Region in the North Island of New Zealand.
The Chatham Islands form an archipelago in the Pacific Ocean about east of the South Island of New Zealand.
Cook Strait (Te Moana-o-Raukawa) lies between the North and South Islands of New Zealand.
The Coromandel Peninsula on the North Island of New Zealand extends 85 kilometres north from the western end of the Bay of Plenty, forming a natural barrier to protect the Hauraki Gulf and the Firth of Thames in the west from the Pacific Ocean to the east.
A demigod or demi-god is a minor deity, a mortal or immortal who is the offspring of a god and a human, or a figure who has attained divine status after death.
District Health Boards (DHBs) in New Zealand are organisations established by the New Zealand Public Health and Disability Act 2000, responsible for ensuring the provision of health and disability services to populations within a defined geographical area.
East Cape is the easternmost point of the main islands of New Zealand.
An ecoregion (ecological region) is an ecologically and geographically defined area that is smaller than a bioregion, which in turn is smaller than an ecozone.
Egmont National Park is located south of New Plymouth, close to the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand.
The Far North District of New Zealand, as its name suggests, is the northernmost district within New Zealand, consisting of the northern tip of the North Island.
Feilding (Māori: Kawakawa) is a town in the Manawatu District of the North Island of New Zealand.
The forest parks of New Zealand are on public land administered by the Department of Conservation.
The Gisborne District (Te Tai Rāwhiti) is an area of northeastern New Zealand governed by the Gisborne District Council.
Gisborne (Tūranga-nui-a-Kiwa "Great standing place of Kiwa") is a city in northeastern New Zealand and the largest settlement in the Gisborne District (or Gisborne Region).
The Hamilton Urban Area is a New Zealand urban area in the Waikato Region.
Hamilton (Kirikiriroa) is a city in the North Island of New Zealand.
Hastings (Heretaunga) is a New Zealand city and is one of the two major urban areas in Hawke's Bay, on the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand.
Hauraki District is a territorial authority within the Waikato Region of New Zealand.
The Hauraki Gulf / Tīkapa Moana is a coastal feature of the North Island of New Zealand.
Hawera (Maori: "Hāwera") is the second-largest town in the Taranaki region of New Zealand's North Island, with a population of.
Hawke Bay is a large bay on the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand.
Hawke's Bay Region (Te Matau-a-Māui) is a region of New Zealand on the east coast of the North Island.
Horowhenua District is a local government district on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand.
ISO 3166-2:NZ is the entry for New Zealand in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166.
The Kaipara District is located in the Northland Region in northern New Zealand.
Kapiti Coast District is a local government district in the lower North Island of New Zealand, 50 km north of Wellington.
The Kapiti Urban Area is a statistical area defined by Statistics New Zealand to cover a group of urban settlements on the Kapiti Coast.
Kawerau is a town in the Bay of Plenty region of the North Island of New Zealand.
Lake Taupo is a lake in the North Island of New Zealand.
Levin (Taitoko) is the largest town and seat of the Horowhenua District, in the Manawatu-Wanganui region of New Zealand's North Island.
This list of islands by area includes all islands in the world greater than and several other islands over, sorted in descending order by area.
New Zealand consists of a large number of islands; estimated around six hundred.
Lower Hutt (Awakairangi) is a city in the Wellington Region of the North Island of New Zealand.
The Manawatu District is a local government district in the Manawatu-Wanganui Region in the North Island of New Zealand.
Manawatu-Wanganui is a region in the lower half of the North Island of New Zealand, whose main population centres are the cities of Palmerston North and Whanganui.
Masterton (Whakaoriori) is a large town in the Wellington Region of New Zealand and the seat of the Masterton District (a territorial authority or local government district).
Matamata-Piako District is a local government area in the Waikato region of New Zealand.
Māori, also known as te reo ("the language"), is an Eastern Polynesian language spoken by the Māori people, the indigenous population of New Zealand.
Māori mythology and Māori traditions are the two major categories into which the legends of the Māori of New Zealand may usefully be divided.
In Māori mythology, as in other Polynesian traditions, Māui is a culture hero and a trickster, famous for his exploits and cleverness.
Mount Ruapehu, also known simply as Ruapehu, is an active stratovolcano at the southern end of the Taupo Volcanic Zone in New Zealand.
Mount Taranaki, or Mount Egmont, is an active but quiescent stratovolcano in the Taranaki region on the west coast of New Zealand's North Island.
Napier (Ahuriri) is a New Zealand city with a seaport, located in Hawke's Bay on the eastern coast of the North Island.
The Napier-Hastings Urban Area lies mostly on the Heretaunga Plains of the Hawke's Bay Region in New Zealand and is a conurbation surrounding the twin cities of Napier and Hastings.
New Plymouth (Ngāmotu) is the major city of the Taranaki Region on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand.
The New Plymouth District is one of the districts of New Zealand within Taranaki.
New Ulster was a province of the Colony of New Zealand that existed between 1841 and 1853.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
The New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB) (Māori: Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa) is constituted under the New Zealand Geographic Board (Ngā Pou Taunaha o Aotearoa) Act 2008, and was previously constituted under the New Zealand Geographic Board Act 1946.
Ninety Mile Beach (official name Te-Oneroa-a-Tōhē/Ninety Mile Beach) is on the western coast of the far north of the North Island of New Zealand.
North Cape is located at the northern end of the Northland Peninsula in the North Island of New Zealand.
The North Island Volcanic Plateau (often called the Central Plateau and occasionally the Waimarino Plateau) is a volcanic plateau covering much of central North Island of New Zealand with volcanoes, lava plateaus, and crater lakes.
The North Taranaki Bight is a large bay that extends north and east from the north coast of Taranaki in New Zealand's North Island.
The Northland Peninsula, called the North Auckland Peninsula in earlier times, is in the far north of the North Island of New Zealand.
The Northland Region (Te Tai Tokerau) is the northernmost of New Zealand's 16 local government regions.
The Northland temperate kauri forests ecoregion, within the temperate broadleaf and mixed forests Biome, is in northern New Zealand.
Opotiki (Ōpōtiki, from Ō Pōtiki mai Tawhiti) is a small town in the eastern Bay of Plenty in the North Island of New Zealand.
Otorohanga District is a municipality in the Waikato region of the North Island of New Zealand.
Palmerston North (Te Papa-i-Oea) is a city in the North Island of New Zealand and the seat of the Manawatu-Wanganui region.
Porirua is a city in the Wellington Region of the North Island of New Zealand, and one of the four cities that constitute the Wellington metropolitan area.
Prepositions and postpositions, together called adpositions (or broadly, in English, simply prepositions), are a class of words used to express spatial or temporal relations (in, under, towards, before) or mark various semantic roles (of, for).
The provinces of the Colony of New Zealand existed as a form of sub-national government.
Pukekohe is a town in the Auckland Region of the North Island of New Zealand.
The Rangitikei District is a territorial authority located primarily in the Manawatu-Whanganui Region in the North Island of New Zealand, although a small part, the town of Ngamatea (13.63% by land area), lies in the Hawke's Bay Region.
New Zealand is divided into sixteen regions for local government purposes.
Rotorua (Te Rotorua-nui-a-Kahumatamomoe "The second great lake of Kahumatamomoe") is a city on the southern shores of Lake Rotorua from which the city takes its name, located in the Bay of Plenty Region of New Zealand's North Island.
Ruapehu District is a territorial authority in the centre of New Zealand's North Island.
The South Island (Māori: Te Waipounamu) is the larger of the two major islands of New Zealand, the other being the smaller but more populous North Island.
The South Taranaki Bight is a large bay that extends south and east from the south coast of Taranaki in New Zealand's North Island.
South Taranaki is a territorial authority on the west coast of New Zealand's North Island that contains the towns of Hawera, Manaia, Opunake, Patea, Eltham, and Waverley.
South Waikato District is a local government district in the Waikato Region of the North Island of New Zealand.
South Wairarapa District is at the south-east tip of the North Island of New Zealand.
Statistics New Zealand (Tatauranga Aotearoa), branded as Stats NZ, is the public service department of New Zealand charged with the collection of statistics related to the economy, population and society of New Zealand.
Stratford (Whakaahurangi) is the only town in Stratford District, and the seat of the Taranaki Region, in New Zealand's North Island.
Taranaki is a region in the west of New Zealand's North Island, administered by the Taranaki Regional Council.
The Tararua District is an area near the south-east corner of New Zealand's North Island that is administered by the Tararua District Council.
Taumatawhakatangi­hangakoauauotamatea­turipukakapikimaunga­horonukupokaiwhen­uakitanatahu is a hill near Porangahau, south of Waipukurau in southern Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.
Taupo (also spelled Taupō) is a town on the shore of Lake Taupo, which occupies the caldera of the Taupo Volcano in the centre of the North Island of New Zealand.
The Taupo District is a district in New Zealand.
Tauranga is the most populous city in the Bay of Plenty region of the North Island of New Zealand.
Temperate broadleaf and mixed forest is a temperate climate terrestrial biome, with broadleaf tree ecoregions, and with conifer and broadleaf tree mixed coniferous forest ecoregions.
Territorial authorities are the second tier of local government in New Zealand, below regional councils.
The Thames-Coromandel District is a territorial authority district in the North Island of New Zealand, covering all the Coromandel Peninsula and extending south to Hikutaia.
Tokoroa (Māori: Te Kaokaoroa o Patetere) is the fifth-largest town in the Waikato region of the North Island of New Zealand and largest settlement in the South Waikato District.
Tongariro National Park is the oldest national park in New Zealand,Department of Conservation:, retrieved 21 April 2013 located in the central North Island.
Upper Hutt (Māori: Orongomai) is a city in the Wellington Region of the North Island of New Zealand, and one of the four cities that constitute the Wellington metropolitan area.
Waikato is a local government region of the upper North Island of New Zealand.
Waikato District is a territorial authority of New Zealand, in the northern part of Waikato Region, North Island.
The Waikato River is the longest river in New Zealand, running for through the North Island.
Waipa District Council in the Waikato region of New Zealand is a municipality that covers Te Awamutu, Cambridge and several small towns.
Waipoua Forest preserves some of the best examples of kauri forest remaining in New Zealand.
Wairoa is a town and territorial authority district in New Zealand's North Island.
The Waitomo Caves is a village and solutional cave system forming a major tourist attraction in the northern King Country region of the North Island of New Zealand, 12 kilometres northwest of Te Kuiti.
Waitomo District is a territorial authority, located in the Waikato region, at the north of the King Country area in the North Island of New Zealand.
Wellington (Te Whanganui-a-Tara) is the capital city and second most populous urban area of New Zealand, with residents.
Wellington City Council is a territorial authority in New Zealand, representing the country's third-largest city by population, behind Auckland and Christchurch.
The Wellington Region (also known as Greater Wellington) is a local government region of New Zealand that occupies the southern end of the North Island.
Western Bay of Plenty District is a territorial authority within the Bay of Plenty Region of New Zealand.
Whakatane (alt.; Maori: "Whakatāne") is a town in the eastern Bay of Plenty Region in the North Island of New Zealand, 90 km east of Tauranga and 89 km north-east of Rotorua, at the mouth of the Whakatane River.
Whanganui, also spelt Wanganui, is a city on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand.
Whanganui District is one of the districts of New Zealand.
The Whanganui National Park is a national park located in the North Island of New Zealand.
The Whanganui River is a major river in the North Island of New Zealand.
Whangarei is the northernmost city in New Zealand and the regional capital of Northland Region.
Whangarei District is a territorial authority district in the Northland Region of New Zealand that is governed by the Whangarei District Council.
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