South Island

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the larger but less populous of two main islands of New Zealand

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The result is that in many small towns, especially in the South Island, we are seeing the growth of glass mountains," says Zero Waste New Zealand Trust.
A search and rescue group found the body in Stewart Gorge, about 40 miles north of Wanaka in central South Island, said Wanaka police Constable Cameron Sigley.
He was making hiking from Fiordland in the south to Farewell Spit at the top of South Island.
Northern South Island wine-growing region Marlborough and neighbouring Nelson have long, hot summers and frosty winters.
Queenstown, on South Island, is the adventure capital of the world.
Following the success of metro cells in other smaller South Island communities, we decided to put a metro cell in at Okiwi Bay to provide localised coverage with a focus on safety for those heading to sea, says Sparks Head of South Island Paul Deavoll.
2 rattled New Zealand's South Island on Monday, hours after a more powerful quake killed at least two people, damaged roads and buildings and sent thousands fleeing to higher ground.
There is now a WIAS educator in every DHB in the South Island, with the programme under the governance of the South Island Alliance's Health of Older People's group.
MetService forecaster Marylin Avery said North Island and part of South Island will experience rain.
Summary: Tsunami warnings have been cancelled after an earthquake hit New Zealand's South Island.
Small populations of the short-haired bumble bee were established on the South Island of New Zealand after being transported there on the first refrigerated lamb boats in the late 19th century to pollinate crops of red clover.
George Holmes has made a total of 60 successful submissions to the New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB) for corrections to be made to the names of streams, mountains and towns, with his latest triumphs being the alteration of Mount Eggelling in South Westland to Eggeling and Mount Norris in the north of the South Island to Mount Norriss.
Qantas fly from London to Christchurch in the South Island from around pounds 1,000 return with the option of three stopovers.
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