Author(s): Peter Dowling
Where are the regions of New Zealand? How did they develop? What makes them special and cool to visit? Through maps, photos, fact boxes and simpletext, Regions of New Zealand takes younger readers on a tour from Northland to Southland with fascinating insights into Maori rohe (regions), olden-day provinces and sports teams. Suitable for school-age kids or visitors.
Regions of NZ p.2 Maori regions p.3 Local government p.4 The provinces p.5 Northland p.6 Auckland p.8 Waikato p.10 Bay of Plenty p.12 Gisborne p.14 Hawke's Bay p.16 Taranaki p.18 Manawatu-Wanganui p.20 Wellington p.22 Marlborough p.24 Nelson/Tasman p.26 West Coast p.28 Canterbury p.30 Otago p.32 Southland p.34 Offshore islands p.36 New Zealand territories p.37 National Parks and Marine Reserves p.38 Find out more p.39