New Zealand Department of Conservation (DOC)

Information about walks and hikes in New Zealand’s National Parks, and how to be prepared.  Information about nature conservation in New Zealand.

New Zealand MetService

New Zealand’s government meteorological service.  Weather conditions and forecasts.

Te Ara – New Zealand on-line encyclopaedia

Beautifully presented information about New Zealand’s places, wildlife, plant life, geology, Maori culture, human history and much, much more.  A great introduction to New Zealand!


New Zealand’s most read news site.


Insightful news and commentary on NZ affairs.

Radio New Zealand

New Zealand’s public radio service.

Forest and Bird

New Zealand’s major nature conservation NGO.

New Zealand Historic Places Trust

New Zealand’s major heritage places NGO.

University of Canterbury (in Christchurch)

Lincoln University (near Christchurch)

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