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Specific topic history links The gold rush
New Zealand in the World Wars  
Māori history and culture Māori arts
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About New Zealand
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Expatriate links Genealogy links
Free Online Arts Classes  
New Zealand history and cultural links
The Encyclopedia of New Zealand
A web-based source of information on all aspects of New Zealand – its land and its peoples. In Maori, Te Ara means "the pathway"..
The official Treaty of Waitangi website - Excellent site
The Dictionary of New Zealand Biography Comprehensive New Zealand biography listing
Ministry for Culture and Heritage. Excellent site for comprehensive historical information on New Zealand Sister site of the above
Pioneers in New Zealand and the South Pacific - An excellent site, covering a wealth of subjects about early pioneering days in New Zealand.
Early New Zealand newspapers online
The National Library of New Zealand
The Trail of Waitangi Some trails through New Zealand history
Waitangi National Trust
Historic places in New Zealand
The history of the New Zealand flag
Kiwiana - the way New Zealanders were From Otorohanga, Kiwiana town
NZ Digital yearbook collection. A comprehensive statistical picture of life in New Zealand since 1893
The New Zealand Wars
The New Zealand Wars Official site
New Zealand's 19th Century Wars
The New Zealand Wars from Articles on specific historical events and broad trends from around the world. Additionally contains a searchable archive of important events, famous births and deaths spanning thousands of years
New Zealand Wars battlesites photos
Other specialised New Zealand history links
Technological Innovation in New Zealand
Naval military history New Zealand
Early New Zealand post-cards
The gold rush
History of the Thames Goldfield
New Zealand's Otago goldfields
Prospecting for gold in the 1860's
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Māori resources Very informative Māori culture site. Includes a forum.
Te Great site with much info on Māori waka, canoe etc.
The Māori Language Commission website
On-line Māori English lexicon, spell checker, and other utilities
Māori Māori portal, news, views, etc.
The Waitangi Tribunal website reports on Māori land claims
Maori Source This site provides information on Māori culture and Māori art.
Māori DVD's and videos (NZ
The Haka
History of the Haka from
Māori arts
Māori carving designs
Whakairo (carving) index
The Māori Arts Website
Maori carvings - Spiritual meanings, historical backgrounds
Waiata - Māori song
Māori Song Lyrics - history, music, lyrics to many Māori songs
Tattoo links
Tattoo Archive
Sources on Māori tattooing
Mā - links to Māori tattoo sources
Tahiti Tatou Polynesian Temporary Tattoos and other Maohi living things
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New Zealand in the World Wars
Information on Anzac Day
NgaToa - A brilliant site, dedicated to preserving the oral histories of New Zealand's last remaining WW2 veterans.
Anzac Day from Independent Anzac Network
All Blacks Haka site
Rugby League
New Zealand government
New Zealand Government Online
Website of the New Zealand Prime Minister
The New Zealand Immigration Service
An introduction to New Zealand law and legal information
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New Zealand news
The New Zealand Herald Online
Scoop - New Zealand's leading independent news source, focussing heavily on political news.
TVOne news
NZCity - News and newslinks from New Zealand
News from Auckland city
New Zealand tourism, including regional
Waitomo New Zealand - World famous for its glowworm caves, Black Water Rafting, action adventure, cave eco-tours, fabulous landscapes - New Zealand's official tourism site
About New Zealand (excellent Government site)
Car hire New Zealand  - Vroom Vroom Vroom Car Rental New Zealand. Find the cheapest car rental across New Zealand. We compare discounted rates in Wellington, Christchurch, Auckland, Queenstown and many more with Avis, Budget, Europcar, Thrifty and Hertz.
The King Country Cultural heritage and eco tours in the historic King Country
Hike in the wilderness of New Zealand's National Parks with Active Earth New Zealand
New Zealand tourist information from
Hiking and backpacking in New Zealand
The Northland website
Canterbury Trails
The Rotorua Website
Be seduced by Taranaki
New Zealand Splendeur Tours : Private luxury tours with your own driver-guide across New Zealand's North and South Island.
New Zealand's own last minute discount accommodation booking website Ezibed is New Zealand’s own last minute discount accommodation booking website. Hotels offer discounted room rates with free inclusions 14 days in advance. Bookings are made through our secure online credit card service. Instant confirmation emails are sent to the customer and hotel. Easy!
Active New Zealand Adventure Travel - Hiking tours, Biking
Aussie Walkabouts
Okarito Beach House
Flying Kiwi - Adventure bus tours throughout New Zealand Flying Kiwi offers great value bus tours with a host of activities including camping, hiking, cycling, kayaking and more.
Our New Zealand trip 2003 - A New Zealand travel site from Belgium !
VirtualNZ New Zealand information plus pictures
Adventure Junkies Adventure Junkies Queenstown offers Multi Activity adventure tours in New Zealand. Our extreme trips combine adventure sports, extreme sports and Adrenaline highs through New Zealand.
New Zealand festivals
New Zealand regional and national events
New Zealand festivals
New Zealand maps
Maps of New Zealand
Links to New Zealand maps from
Map of Oceania
Map of New Zealand clip art From NZTourmaps
Pictures of New Zealand
Beyond City Limits. Photos of New Zealand
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New Zealand radio stations A list of Māori radio stations broadcasting live in streaming media. Superb site !
Shop New Zealand
Handcrafted Unique Maori Ethnic Jewelry Features exquisite New Zealand Maori ethnic jewelry. Handcrafted pendants in NZ jade (greenstone), bone, & mother-of-pearl. Our artisans base all carvings on ancient Maori mythology.
Shop New Zealand - Online Department Store New Zealand's leading Online Department Store selling a wide range of NZ made merchandise.
New Zealand Best shopping online The site offers New Zealand natural health and beauty products, Maori and kiwi gifts, books and travel info.
Kiwi Souvenirs - Unique gifts and gift ideas for all the family, for all occasions from New Zealand, delivered all over the world.
Stocking gifts from New Zealand : Soft toys, Teddy Bears, Sheep, Kiwi, Pillows, Bags, Flags, Carabiner, Purses & Wallets, Bag, Backpacks, Ceramic, Cup, Mug, Glassware, Key Chains, Mobile accessories, Bottle opener, and much more ...
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Genealogy New Zealand
South Canterbury NZGen Web project
New Zealand Bound Early ships to NZ, passenger listings, etc.
Christchurch cemeteries
South Canterbury GenWeb
Cyndi's List New Zealand
Legacy Family Tree - excellent genealogy software
Fauna and flora Very comprehensive site on New Zealand birds
New Zealand Department of Conservation
Project Crimson - Pohutukawa and Rata conservation
Manaaki Whenua Landcare Research
The Tuatara - see also Tuatara fact sheet
Other useful links
Free Online Arts Classes
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 Please be aware that this website is a personal homepage. It would therefore be wise to cross check information which I have presented here. A list of many official New Zealand history sites may be found within my Links section.