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Anglicanism is a Western Christian tradition that evolved out of the practices, liturgy and identity of the Church of England following the Protestant Reformation.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.
Beauden John Barrett (born 27 May 1991) is a New Zealand rugby union player.
Cape Egmont, splitting Northern and Southern Taranaki Bights, is the westernmost point of Taranaki, on the west coast of New Zealand's North Island.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
Charles Brown (1820–1901) was a New Zealand politician from the Taranaki area.
Conrad Gerard Smith (born 12 October 1981) is a New Zealand rugby union footballer who plays predominantly at centre.
Curtis Rona (born 26 May 1992) is an Australian international rugby union footballer who plays for the NSW Waratahs in Super Rugby.
Dairy farming is a class of agriculture for long-term production of milk, which is processed (either on the farm or at a dairy plant, either of which may be called a dairy) for eventual sale of a dairy product.
Dairy farming in New Zealand began from small beginnings during the early days of colonisation by Europeans.
David Ernest Walter (born 1939) is a New Zealand politician and journalist.
Richard "Dicky" Barrett (1807–1847) was one of the first European traders to be based in New Zealand.
Eastwoodhill is the national arboretum of New Zealand.
Egmont National Park is located south of New Plymouth, close to the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand.
The town centre of Eltham Eltham is a small inland town in South Taranaki, New Zealand, located south of the city of New Plymouth and southeast of the volcanic cone of Mount Taranaki/Egmont.
The First Taranaki War was an armed conflict over land ownership and sovereignty that took place between Māori and the New Zealand Government in the Taranaki district of New Zealand's North Island from March 1860 to March 1861.
New Zealand flax describes the common New Zealand perennial plants Phormium tenax and Phormium colensoi, known by the Māori names harakeke and wharariki respectively.
Fonterra Co-operative Group Limited is a New Zealand multinational dairy co-operative owned by around 10,500 New Zealand farmers.
Frederic Alonzo Carrington (Oct 1807 – 15 July 1901) was a 19th-century New Zealand politician and surveyor.
Gavin Lyle Hill (born 11 December 1965 in Okato, New Zealand) is a New Zealand former rugby union, and rugby league footballer of the 1980s, 1990s and 2000s, and rugby union coach of the 2000s.
George Cutfield (1799–1879) was a member of the New Zealand Legislative Council from 31 December 1853 to 18 March 1854, when he resigned; and 16 February 1858 to 10 April 1867, when he again resigned.
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).
Graham Neil Kenneth Mourie (born 8 September 1952 in Opunake, Taranaki, New Zealand) is a former New Zealand All Black flanker and coach of the Hurricanes.
Grant James Fox (born 6 June 1962) is a former rugby union player from New Zealand.
Sir Harry Albert Atkinson (1 November 1831 – 28 June 1892) served as the tenth Premier of New Zealand on four separate occasions in the late 19th century, and was Colonial Treasurer for a total of ten years.
Hawera (Maori: "Hāwera") is the second-largest town in the Taranaki region of New Zealand's North Island, with a population of.
Helen Elizabeth Clark (born 26 February 1950) is a New Zealand politician who served as the 37th Prime Minister of New Zealand from 1999 to 2008, and was the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme from 2009 to 2017.
Henry Robert Richmond (June 1829 – 7 December 1890) was a 19th-century New Zealand politician and farmer.
Howard Kevin (Howie) Tamati, MBE, is a New Zealand former professional rugby league footballer and coach who played for his country.
Hydrocarbon exploration (or oil and gas exploration) is the search by petroleum geologists and geophysicists for hydrocarbon deposits beneath the Earth's surface, such as oil and natural gas.
Inglewood is a town in the Taranaki Region of New Zealand's North Island.
Integrated catchment management (ICM) is a subset of environmental planning which approaches sustainable resource management from a catchment perspective, in contrast to a piecemeal approach that artificially separates land management from water management.
Issac Luke (born 29 May 1987 in Hawera, Taranaki) is a New Zealand professional rugby league coward of the 2000s and 2010s, who plays for the New Zealand Warriors in the National Rugby League.
Iwi are the largest social units in New Zealand Māori society.
James Christopher Belich, ONZM (born 1956), is a New Zealand historian, known for his work on the New Zealand Wars and on New Zealand history more generally.
Captain James Cook (7 November 1728Old style date: 27 October14 February 1779) was a British explorer, navigator, cartographer, and captain in the Royal Navy.
John Perceval, 2nd Earl of Egmont PC, FRS (25 February 1711 – 4 December 1770) was a British politician, political pamphleteer, and genealogist who served as First Lord of the Admiralty.
The Kapiti Coast (formerly known as the Golden Coast) is the name of the section of the coast of the south-western North Island of New Zealand that is north of Wellington and opposite Kapiti Island.
Kapuni is a small hydrocarbons field and drilling site in the North Island of New Zealand.
Kayla McAlister (born 6 August 1988) is a New Zealand netball and rugby sevens player.
Leonard Charles Huia Lye (5 July 1901 – 15 May 1980), was a Christchurch, New Zealand-born artist known primarily for his experimental films and kinetic sculpture.
This is a list of the Māori iwi of New Zealand.
A local government is a form of public administration which, in a majority of contexts, exists as the lowest tier of administration within a given state.
Charles Luke McAlister (born 28 August 1983 in Waitara) is a New Zealand rugby union footballer.
The Marlborough Region, commonly known simply as Marlborough, is one of the regions of New Zealand, located in the northeast of the South Island.
The Maui natural gas field is the largest gas, natural gas condensate and oil field in New Zealand, producing nearly three-quarters of the country's hydrocarbons, as well as providing energy for electricity generation.
The Māori King Movement or Kīngitanga is a movement that arose among some of the Māori tribes of New Zealand in the central North Island in the 1850s, to establish a role similar in status to that of the monarch of the British colonists, as a way of halting the alienation of Māori land.
The Māori are the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealand.
Sir Māui Wiremu Pita Naera Pōmare (1875 or 1876 – 27 June 1930) was a New Zealand doctor and politician, being counted among the more prominent Māori political figures.
Methanol, also known as methyl alcohol among others, is a chemical with the formula CH3OH (a methyl group linked to a hydroxyl group, often abbreviated MeOH).
Michael Shane Campbell, CNZM (born 23 February 1969) is a retired New Zealand professional golfer who is best known for having won the 2005 U.S. Open and the richest prize in golf, the £1,000,000 HSBC World Match Play Championship, in the same year.
Michael Duncan Smither, CNZM (29 October 1939) is a New Zealand painter and composer.
Mokau is a small town on the west coast of New Zealand's North Island, located at the mouth of the Mokau River on the North Taranaki Bight.
Motunui (large island in Maori, from Motu Nui) is a settlement in northern Taranaki, in the North Island of New Zealand.
, located on Honshū, is the highest mountain in Japan at 3,776.24 m (12,389 ft), 2nd-highest peak of an island (volcanic) in Asia, and 7th-highest peak of an island in the world.
Mount Ngauruhoe is an active stratovolcano or composite cone in New Zealand, made from layers of lava and tephra.
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.
In Māori legend, Taranaki is a mountain being that lived peacefully for many centuries in the centre of New Zealand's North Island with three other mountains, Tongariro, Ngauruhoe and Ruapehu.
Mount Tongariro is a compound volcano in the Taupo Volcanic Zone of the North Island of New Zealand.
New Plymouth (Ngāmotu) is the major city of the Taranaki Region on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
The New Zealand Company was a 19th-century English company that played a key role in the colonisation of New Zealand.
The New Zealand land confiscations took place during the 1860s to punish the Kingitanga movement for attempting to set up an alternative, Māori, form of government that forbade the selling of land to European settlers.
Ngā Rauru (also Ngā Rauru Kītahi) is a Māori iwi in the Wanganui region of New Zealand.
Ngāruahine is a Māori iwi of New Zealand located in South Taranaki, North Island.
Ngāti Maru is a Māori iwi of inland Taranaki in New Zealand.
Ngāti Mutunga is a Māori iwi of New Zealand.
Ngāti Ruanui is a Māori iwi traditionally based in the Taranaki region of New Zealand.
Ngāti Tama is a historic Māori iwi of present-day New Zealand.
Normanby is a small village in South Taranaki, New Zealand.
The North Island (Māori: Te Ika-a-Māui) is one of the two main islands of New Zealand, separated from the slightly larger but much less populous South Island by Cook Strait.
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.
Opunake is a small town on the southwest coast of Taranaki in New Zealand's North Island.
Paige Frances Hareb (born 6 June 1990) is a professional surfer from Oakura Beach, New Zealand.
Parihaka is a small community in the Taranaki region of New Zealand, located between Mount Taranaki and the Tasman Sea.
Patea is the third-largest town in South Taranaki, New Zealand.
Sir Peter George Snell (born 17 December 1938) is a New Zealand former middle-distance runner.
The Pohokura field is an oil and gas field located 4 km offshore of north Taranaki in New Zealand, in approximately 30 m of water.
The provinces of the Colony of New Zealand existed as a form of sub-national government.
Pukeiti is a garden of international significance in Taranaki, in the western North Island of New Zealand.
New Zealand is divided into sixteen regions for local government purposes.
Rhododendron (from Ancient Greek ῥόδον rhódon "rose" and δένδρον déndron "tree") is a genus of 1,024 species of woody plants in the heath family (Ericaceae), either evergreen or deciduous, and found mainly in Asia, although it is also widespread throughout the highlands of the Appalachian Mountains of North America.
Sir Ronald Syme, (11 March 1903 – 4 September 1989) was a New Zealand-born historian and classicist.
Ross Leslie Allen (born 4 November 1928) is a retired New Zealand politician who served as the first chairman of Taranaki Regional Council from 1989 to 2001.
A schooner is a type of sailing vessel with fore-and-aft sails on two or more masts.
A scorched-earth policy is a military strategy that aims to destroy anything that might be useful to the enemy while it is advancing through or withdrawing from a location.
The Second Taranaki War is a term used by some historians for the period of hostilities between Māori and the New Zealand Government in the Taranaki district of New Zealand between 1863 and 1866.
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.
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.
A stratovolcano, also known as a composite volcano, is a conical volcano built up by many layers (strata) of hardened lava, tephra, pumice and ash.
Taranaki (Tuturu) is a Māori iwi of New Zealand.
The Taranaki Mountainairs are a New Zealand basketball team based in New Plymouth.
For the current top-level subdivision of Taranaki in New Zealand, see Taranaki region The Taranaki Province was a province of New Zealand from 1853 until the abolition of provincial government in 1876.
The Taranaki Rugby Football Union (known as the Taranaki Bulls for competition reasons) are a New Zealand governing body of rugby union in the New Zealand province of Taranaki.
The Tasman Sea (Māori: Te Tai-o-Rehua) is a marginal sea of the South Pacific Ocean, situated between Australia and New Zealand.
Riwha Tītokowaru (c. 1823–1888) became a Māori leader in the Taranaki region and one of the most successful opponents of British colonization anywhere.
Tītokowarus War was a military conflict that took place in the South Taranaki region of New Zealand's North Island from June 1868 to March 1869 between the Ngāti Ruanui Māori tribe and the New Zealand Government.
Te Āti Awa is a Māori iwi with traditional bases in the Taranaki and Wellington regions of New Zealand.
Te Rangi Hīroa, also known as Sir Peter Henry Buck (ca. October 1877 – 1 December 1951), was a prominent member of the Ngāti Mutunga Māori iwi.
Te Whiti o Rongomai III (c. 1830–18 November 1907) was a Māori spiritual leader and founder of the village of Parihaka, in New Zealand's Taranaki region.
Team Taranaki is an amateur association football composite club based in the Taranaki region of New Zealand which draws its players from the 13 local football clubs.
Territorial authorities are the second tier of local government in New Zealand, below regional councils.
The Holocaust, also referred to as the Shoah, was a genocide during World War II in which Nazi Germany, aided by its collaborators, systematically murdered approximately 6 million European Jews, around two-thirds of the Jewish population of Europe, between 1941 and 1945.
The Last Samurai is a 2003 American period drama war film directed and co-produced by Edward Zwick, who also co-wrote the screenplay with John Logan and Marshall Herskovitz.
Time in New Zealand, by law, is divided into two standard time zones.
The Todd Corporation Ltd is a New Zealand company owned and controlled by the Todd family and based in Wellington.
General Sir Trevor Chute, KCB (31 July 1816 – 12 March 1886) was an Irish-born officer who served in the British Army for most of the Victorian era.
TSB Bank (originally known as the Taranaki Savings Bank) trading as TSB, is a New Zealand bank with headquarters in New Plymouth.
Waikato is a local government region of the upper North Island of New Zealand.
The Waitangi Tribunal (Māori: Te Rōpū Whakamana i te Tiriti o Waitangi) is a New Zealand permanent commission of inquiry established under the Treaty of Waitangi Act 1975.
Waitara is a town in the northern part of the Taranaki region of the North Island of New Zealand.
Water quality in Taranaki is a notable environmental issue for many stakeholders with concerns about the potential impact from dairy farming in New Zealand and petrochemical industries.
A whaler or whaling ship is a specialized ship, designed for whaling: the catching or processing of whales.
Whanganui, also spelt Wanganui, is a city on the west coast of the North Island of New Zealand.
The Whanganui River is a major river in the North Island of New Zealand.
William Douglas Cook (New Plymouth, New Zealand, 28 October 1884 – Gisborne, New Zealand, 27 April 1967) was the founder of Eastwoodhill Arboretum, now the national arboretum of New Zealand, and one of the founders of Pukeiti, a rhododendron garden, close to New Plymouth.
Lieutenant Colonel William George Malone (24 January 18598 August 1915) was an officer in the New Zealand Military Forces who served in the First World War.
Wiremu Kīngi Te Rangitāke (c. 1795 – 13 January 1882), Māori Chief of the Te Āti Awa Tribe, was leader of the Māori forces in the First Taranaki War.