Story: King Country region


King Country region map

The King Country is located in the North Island's western uplands. This map shows the region's major towns and settlements, district boundaries, highways, rivers, distinctive landforms and vegetation.

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Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

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Kerryn Pollock, 'King Country region - Overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 5 December 2016)

Full story by Kerryn Pollock, published 13 Dec 2011, updated 30 Mar 2015