served with Pavlova

A good reason to eat kiwi: KIWI fruit helps your digestions with enzymes, it contains actinidain, a protein-dissolving enzyme that can help digest a meal much like the papain in papaya or bromelain in pineapple. (Photo from P.

Silver Fern - under side

Underside of Silver Fern ponga. This unique New Zealand fern became an icon on NZ butter, cheese, tobacco and the railcar on the Main Trunk Line between Auckland and Wellington. NZ was once known as Fernland.


KEEP CALM and Hug a KIWI 8x10" Printable Home Wall Art Print Kiwi New Zealand Maori Aotearoa All Blacks Rugby instant download

KEEP CALM and hug a KIWI. (And for all u non-New Zealanders, we don't mean kiwi as in the fruit, over here we call ourselves kiwis :P)

Tomato sauce squeezie bottle. Classic Kiwiana. Goes with meat pies, fish and chips and sausages

Watties tomato sauce is evil, but kids adore it. My children will pretty much eat anything if it is smothered in tomato sauce, so this reci.

Spaceman sticks. Candy/fake smokes for kids

Spaceman Candy Sticks: used to get kicks out of pretending we were smoking at school, lol.

Chocolate Fish. Filled with pink marshmallow #kiwiana

Chocolate fish - marshmallow covered in chocolate - a favourite New Zealand treat .

Pineapple lumps.

Pineapple Lumps - a soft, chewy pineapple-flavoured centres covered with chocolate. try them at room temperature, chilled or frozen for different textures.

kiwi bird <3

Kiwi are flightless birds endemic to New Zealand. At around the size of a domestic chicken, kiwi are by far the smallest living ratites and lay the largest egg in relation to their body size of any species of bird .

New Zealand has more sheep than people. Farming is our biggest industry.

New Zealand has more sheep than people. Farming is our biggest industry.

Hei Tiki Necklace

This is a large traditional Maori hei tiki necklace.