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New Zealand's nine Great Walks are premier tracks that pass through diverse and spectacular scenery. From native forests, lakes and rivers to rugged mountain peaks, deep gorges and vast valleys. New Zealand North, Visit New Zealand, Kia Ora, Places To Travel, Places To Go, Travel Destinations, Milford Track, New Zealand Travel Guide, Camping New Zealand

Great Walks

Take a walk, a Great Walk, through some of New Zealand’s most awe-inspiring landscapes on premier walking tracks.

Tui attracted to the nectar of kowhai flowers. They like flax flowers too. One of the largest members of the honeyeater family. Tui is the Maori and common name. Tui Bird, Kiwiana, Bird Pictures, Small Trees, Fauna, Flower Photos, Beautiful Birds, Beautiful Songs, Beautiful Pictures

Tui in a Kowhai Tree

a tui, also known as a parson bird // the Kōwhai is a small tree with bright golden flowers, native to NZ and unofficially the national flower // photo by mike brebner

Pūkeko is mentioned in the Māori myth 'How the Kiwi lost her wings' in which several birds of the forest are asked to come down from the trees to eat the bugs on the ground and save the forest, but all give excuses except the Kiwi who is willing to give u Kiwiana, The Great White, South Island, Exotic Birds, Great Friends, Beautiful Birds, Pet Birds, Animal Pictures, New Zealand

Pūkeko is mentioned in the Māori myth 'How the Kiwi lost her wings' in which several birds of the forest are asked to come down from the trees to eat the bugs on the ground and save the forest, but all give excuses except the Kiwi who is willing to give up his colours and the ability to fly. The Pūkeko's excuse is that it looks too damp down there, and he does not want to get his feet wet. The Pūkeko is punished for his reluctance and told he must now live forever in the swamps...NZ

In one day at Waitangi, you'll learn a huge amount about Maori culture and the early history of New Zealand. It's the place where the Treaty of Waitangi was signed in 1840 between the British Crown and more than 500 Maori chiefs. The treaty agreed the ter Living In New Zealand, Visit New Zealand, New Zealand Travel, Honeymoon In New Zealand, Waitangi Day, Maori People, New Zealand North, Maori Designs, Maori Art

Things to see and do in Waitangi, New Zealand

In one day at Waitangi, you'll learn a huge amount about Maori culture and the early history of New Zealand. It's the place where the Treaty of Waitangi was signed in 1840 between the British Crown and more than 500 Maori chiefs. The treaty agreed the terms by which New Zealand would become a British colony.

Kiwi Road Sign - NZ on Stewart Island - south of the South Island! Can only get there by boat, but the best treasure of NZ Living In New Zealand, New Zealand Art, Kia Ora, Kiwiana, Australia, South Island, Small Island, Middle Earth, Fiji

Kiwi Road Sign - NZ on Stewart Island - south of the South Island!

Production of the beloved spread, which has been produced for decades in Christchurch, has been suspended because a factory tower was damaged by last year’s earthquake. New Zealand Food And Drink, Jews For Jesus, New Zealand Houses, Kiwiana, Marmite, Unique Recipes, Childhood Memories, Road Trip, News

Earthquake leaves New Zealand facing a Marmite shortage... and supplies could run out in weeks

Production of the beloved spread, which has been produced for decades in Christchurch, has been suspended because a factory tower was damaged by last year’s earthquake.

iconic kiwi dairy/store - Featherston, North Island, New Zealand New Zealand Houses, New Zealand Art, New Zealand Travel, New Zealand Holidays, Long White Cloud, Nz Art, Kiwiana, All Things New, The Beautiful Country

Bill ✔️ Iconic kiwi dairy/store. Bill Gibson-Patmore. (curation & caption: @BillGP). Bill✔️

Gumboot Day is a native celebration of Taihape, New Zealand. It occurs the Tuesday after Easter, and has been a regular event since It is a celebration of all things to do with gumboots, and includes the famous gumboot throwing contest. Mobiles, Long White Cloud, New Zealand Houses, Kiwiana, All Things New, Outdoor Sculpture, Thats The Way, South Island, Where The Heart Is

Icons in New Zealand

I'll start by saying Australia has NZ well-beaten when it comes to town icons . . . and most of theirs start with "The Big _______" eg pineapple, banana...

Western North Island, Brown Kiwi at Maungatautari Ecological Island, NZ The Beautiful Country, Beautiful Birds, Reptiles And Amphibians, Mammals, Living In New Zealand, New Zealand Houses, Kiwiana, Fauna, What Is Like

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Western North Island, Brown Kiwi at Maungatautari Ecological Island, NZ