All You Need to Know About the Geography of New Zealand
The Northland Region – Te Tai Tokerau
The northmost region of New Zealand is also known as Te Tai Tokerau. Closest to tropic of Capricorn, the land has subtropical climate with warm to hot temperature throughout the year. This is the region with the greatest majority of Maori people. So, you’ll meet many tribes of indigenous people, all having their own culture, traditions and symbols.
Northland has many natural wonders including heavy waterfalls, small islands, thick and lush green forests and breathtaking beaches. Must travel sites in the region include Cape Reinga, Whangarei Falls, Rainbow Falls, Ninety Mile Beach, and Waipou Forest.