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Waiapu Ward

Waiapu Ward is a ward in the Gisborne District on the east coast of the North Island of New Zealand. It contains the towns Ruatoria, Te Puia Springs, and Tokomaru Bay. The majority of the ward lies within the Waiapu Valley.

                                               

Waikohu

Waikohu is a small settlement in the northeast of New Zealands North Island. It is located close to the confluence of the Wharekopae and Waikohu Rivers on State Highway 2 to the west of Te Karaka, inland from Gisborne.

                                               

Wainui Beach

Wainui Beach is a small settlement on the coast of New Zealands North Island, located just to the north of Tuaheni Point, some 8 km to the east of Gisborne, to which it is linked by State Highway 35. According to the 2013 New Zealand census, Wain ...

                                               

Whangara

Whangara is a small community in the northeast of New Zealands North Island. Located between Gisborne and Tolaga Bay, five kilometres southwest of Gable End Foreland and 2 km east of State Highway 35, it features prominently in the early history ...

                                               

Whareponga

Whareponga is a bay and rural community in the Gisborne District of New Zealands North Island. It is located north of Waipiro Bay, and is the mouth of Whareponga Stream and Wharekaka Stream. The area has a rugged landscape, featuring green bush-c ...

                                               

Wharerata

Wharerata or Bartletts is a rural coastal community in the Gisborne District of New Zealands North Island. It is located on State Highway 2 between Wairoa and Gisborne. The landscape consists of rocky ranges, with views of the surrounding area. T ...

                                               

Whatatutu

Whatatutu is a small settlement in the northeast of New Zealands North Island. It is located north of Te Karaka on the upper reaches of the Waipaoa River, close to its meeting with its tributaries, the Mangatu River and Waingaromia River. Whatatu ...

                                               

Whataupoko

Whataupoko is the central suburb of the New Zealand city of Gisborne. It is located to the northeast of the city business district. It is bordered by the city centre, and the suburbs of Kaiti and Mangapapa. The name derives from the Maori terms W ...

                                               

Ahimanawa Range

The Ahimanawa Range is a range of rugged hills in the northern Hawkes Bay region of the eastern North Island of New Zealand. It is located between Napier and Taupo.

                                               

Ahuriri

Ahuriri is a suburb of the city of Napier, in the Hawkes Bay region of New Zealands eastern North Island. The area was a major site of Māori and European settlement, and the site of the Port of Napier until the 1931 Hawkes Bay earthquake. It has ...

                                               

Ahuriri Point

Ahuriri Point is the southernmost point of the Mahia Peninsula, in the northern Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands eastern North Island. Portland Island lies 1200 metres to the south of Ahuriri Point.

                                               

Ashley Clinton

Ashley Clinton is a rural community in the Central Hawkes Bay District and Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands North Island. The area consists of sheep, dairy and mixed use farms. The area was originally Makeritu was renamed Ashley Clinton in Janua ...

                                               

Bare Island (New Zealand)

Te Motu-o-Kura / Bare Island is a small island located in the Pacific Ocean in the southern Hawkes Bay on the eastern shores of the North Island of New Zealand. It is located 2 kilometres off the North island coast, near Waimārama, 25 kilometres ...

                                               

Bay View, New Zealand

Bay View is a settlement in the Hawkes Bay region of the eastern North Island of New Zealand. It lies on State Highway 2, nine kilometres north of the city centre of Napier. The Esk River flows into the sea just to the north. Hawkes Bay Airport a ...

                                               

Central Napier

Nelson Park School is co-educational Year 1-6 state primary school, with a roll of 380 as of March 2019. Napier Intermediate is co-educational state primary school, with a roll of 396 as of March 2019.

                                               

Clive, New Zealand

Clive is a small town, ten kilometres from the city centres of both Napier and Hastings in the Hawkes Bay region of New Zealands North Island. It is close to the mouth of the Ngaruroro River. The town, which has a population of 2247 at the 2018 c ...

                                               

Elsthorpe, New Zealand

Elsthorpe is a village in the Central Hawkes Bay District and Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands North Island. It is located east of Otane, Waipawa and State Highway 2 and west of the east coast. It began as a sheep station, named after Elsthorpe, ...

                                               

Fernhill, Hawkes Bay

Fernhill is a village and rural community in the Hastings District and Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands North Island. It is located on State Highway 50, north-west of Hastings. Fernhill was one of the few places in New Zealand where the January ...

                                               

Flemington, Hawkes Bay

Flemington is a lightly populated locality in the Hawkes Bay region of New Zealands North Island. It is located inland, south of Waipukurau and east of Ormondville. Nearby settlements include Whetukura to the west, Te Uri to the south-southwest, ...

                                               

Frasertown

Frasertown is a small settlement in the northern Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands eastern North Island. It is located inland from Wairoa at the junction of SH38, and the inland route the Tiniroto Road; the former SH36 to Gisborne. State Highway ...

                                               

Greenmeadows, New Zealand

Greenmeadows is a suburb of the city of Napier, in the Hawkes Bay region of New Zealands eastern North Island. In the 2013 New Zealand census, its population was 6.393, an increase of 183 from 2006. It was also part of the Taradale district counc ...

                                               

Heretaunga Plains

There are two places in New Zealand called Heretaunga. For the suburb of Upper Hutt, see Heretaunga, Wellington. The Heretaunga Plains is a 300 square kilometres alluvial plain at the southern end of Hawke Bay on the east coast of the North Islan ...

                                               

Kaweka Forest Park

Kaweka Forest Park is in the Hawkes Bay region of New Zealand, adjacent to Kaimanawa Forest Park. This region of the central North Island contains large tracts of pine plantations, some of them also within the park, and as a consequence, invasive ...

                                               

Kaweka Range

The Kaweka Range of mountains is located in inland Hawkes Bay in the eastern North Island of New Zealand. It forms part of the mountainous spine of the North Island which runs from Wellington to East Cape, including the Tararua and Ruahine ranges ...

                                               

Kotemaori

Kotemaori is a village and rural community located in the Wairoa District of the Hawkes Bay Region, in New Zealands North Island. It is located between Raupunga and Putorino, to the west of Wairoa. The settlement itself lies immediately to the so ...

                                               

Kuripapango

Kuripapango is a locality in the Hawkes Bay region of New Zealand, situated 76.6 km from Napier and 78.6 km from Taihape. It is on the Napier-Taihape Road more known as the Gentle Annie which rises to 3.200 feet at its peak. In the early days Kur ...

                                               

Mahia Peninsula

Mahia Peninsula is located on the east coast of New Zealands North Island, in the Hawkes Bay region, between the cities of Napier and Gisborne. Rocket Lab has set up its Launch Complex 1 close to Ahuriri Point at the southern tip of the peninsula ...

                                               

Mahora, New Zealand

Mahora School is co-educational state primary school, with a roll of 432 as of March 2019. St Marys School is co-educational Catholic primary school, with a roll of 248 as of March 2019.

                                               

Maraekakaho

Maraekākaho is a rural settlement in the Hastings District and Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands North Island. The main village was developed by Sir Douglas Maclean in the early 20th century, on a pastoral station established by his father, Sir D ...

                                               

Maraenui

Maraenui is a suburb of the city of Napier, in the Hawkes Bay region of New Zealands eastern North Island. It is a lower socio-economic neighbourhood with a mix of owner occupied and state-owned Housing New Zealand properties, and has a high rate ...

                                               

Marewa

Marewa is a suburb of the city of Napier, in the Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands eastern North Island. It includes Marewa Park, a sports ground for soccer, cricket, athletics, marching and bowls.

                                               

Meeanee, New Zealand

Meeanee is a suburb of the city of Napier, in the Hawkes Bay Region on the east coast of New Zealands North Island. It was named after the Battle of Meeanee in India, won by Sir Charles Napier, the citys namesake. Along with such locations as Cli ...

                                               

Mohaka

Mohaka is a small settlement in the northern Hawkes Bay region of the eastern North Island of New Zealand. It is located on the coast of Hawke Bay, 20 kilometres southwest of Wairoa. The Mohaka River reaches the coast close to Mohaka. The local W ...

                                               

Mount Maropea

Mount Maropea is a prominent peak in southern Hawkes Bay, in New Zealands eastern North Island, rising to 1481 metres. It lies in the Ruahine Range, within the boundaries of the Ruahine Forest Park. The slightly larger Te Atua Mahuru lies just to ...

                                               

Napier Hill

Napier Hill is a limestone outcrop and suburb rising above the lowland districts of the city of Napier on New Zealands North Island. The north-east end, Bluff Hill, has a steep cliff face overlooking the Port of Napier. It features Napier Girls H ...

                                               

Nuhaka

Nuhaka is a small settlement in the northern Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands eastern North Island, lying on State Highway 2 between Wairoa and Gisborne. Nuhaka has one general store, a fish and chip shop, a local garage and a paua factory. It a ...

                                               

Ohuka

Ohuka is a village and rural community located in the Wairoa District of the Hawkes Bay Region, on New Zealands North Island. The area was settled by farmers in the early 20th century. It has a landscape of rolling hills and farmland.

                                               

Oingo Lake

Oingo Lake is one of several small lakes located northwest to the city of Hastings in the Hawkes Bay Region of the eastern North Island of New Zealand.

                                               

Omahu

Omahu is a village in the Hastings District and Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands North Island. The New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage gives a translation of "the place where Mahu ran out of food" for Ōmahu. The area has two Ngāti Kahu ...

                                               

Omakere

Omakere is a farming settlement in the Central Hawkes Bay District and Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands North Island. It is located east of Waipawa. Ōmakere translates as place Ō someone was lost or died makere. The Omakere Church includes a sta ...

                                               

Onekawa

Onekawa is a suburb of the city of Napier, in the Hawkes Bay Region of the eastern North Island of New Zealand. The New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage gives a translation of "salty soil" for Onekawa. Onekawa Central had a population of ...

                                               

Ongaonga (town)

Ongaonga is a village in Central Hawkes Bay District of New Zealands North Island. It is located 20 kilometres west of Waipawa and a similar distance from Waipukurau. The village was founded in 1872 when Henry Hamilton Bridge subdivided his farm. ...

                                               

Otane

Otane is a town in the Central Hawkes Bay District and the Hawkes Bay region, on the east coast of New Zealands North Island. The small village, has a school, general store, cafe and pub, and is located just off State Highway 2. The community had ...

                                               

Pakipaki

Pakipaki is a village and rural community in the Hastings District and Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands North Island. It is located at the intersection of State Highway 2 and State Highway 50A, south-west of Hastings and Havelock North. The comm ...

                                               

Patoka, New Zealand

Patoka is a rural community in the Hastings District and Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands North Island. It is located at base of the Kaweka Range and Kaweka Forest Park. The area has been used for pastoral sheep and dairy farming since the 19th ...

                                               

Poraiti

Poraiti is a semi-rural suburb of the city of Napier, in the Hawkes Bay region of New Zealands eastern North Island. The area is vulnerable to scrub fires.

                                               

Porangahau

Pōrangahau, a township close to the Pacific Ocean coast in the south-east of the North Island of New Zealand, has a very small population. It lies in the southernmost part of Hawkes Bay, 45 kilometres south of Waipukurau, and close to the mouth o ...

                                               

Portland Island (New Zealand)

Portland Island, also called Waikawa, is a small island off the southern tip of the Mahia Peninsula on the North Island of New Zealand. It is used for sheep farming. The area of the island fluctuates rapidly between high and low tides due to a sh ...

                                               

Poukawa

Puketapu is a rural community in the Hastings District and Hawkes Bay Region of New Zealands North Island. It is located south of Hastings, off State Highway 2. The community has two Ngāti Kahungunu marae: Kahurānaki Marae and Kahurānaki meeting ...

                                               

Pukehou

Pukehou is a farming locality in southern Hawkes Bay, in the eastern North Island of New Zealand. Pukehou is located on State Highway 2, about halfway between Hastings and Waipukurau. The localitys name originally Pukehouhou is Māori, and means " ...