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New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands: -51.563412, 168.387451
Te Wahipounamu – South West New Zealand: -45.068671, 167.295685
Tongariro National Park: -39.184901, 175.595856
Auckland Volcanic Fields: -36.887584, 174.780378
Waters and seabed of Fiordland (Te Moana O Atawhenua): -45.595783, 167.119904
Kahurangi National Park, Farewell Spit and Canaan karst system: -41.115475, 172.475276
Kerikeri Basin Historic Precinct: -35.215472, 173.968763
Kermadec Islands and Marine reserve: -29.266667, -177.916667
Napier Art Deco historic precinct: -39.489253, 176.918660
Whakarua Moutere (North East Islands): -34.176336, 172.048546
Waitangi Treaty Grounds historic precinct: -35.265815, 174.081613
Poor Knights Islands: -35.476880, 174.727638
Rotorua Geothermal Area: -38.355783, 176.367516
Waitomo Caves: -38.260675, 175.103616
Fox Glacier cave: -43.464480, 170.017588
Tongariro Alpine Crossing: -39.100897, 175.648582
Whakarewarewa Redwood Forest: -38.156878, 176.272394
Huka Falls: -38.648636, 176.090050
Franz Josef Glacier: -43.387329, 170.183288
Bridal Veil Falls: -37.908518, 174.896250
Hooker Valley Track: -43.703337, 170.098245
Cape Reinga: -34.428779, 172.680487
Lake Pukaki: -44.186331, 170.127371
Shotover River gorge: -44.833476, 168.710717
Sky Tower: -36.848684, 174.761967


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