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Waikanai Destination Guide

Explore Waikanai in New Zealand

Waikanai in the region of New Zealand (general) is a town in New Zealand - some 467 mi or ( 752 km ) East of Wellington , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Waikanai

Current time in Waikanai is now 10:24 PM (Wednesday) . The local timezone is named " Pacific/Chatham " with a UTC offset of 13.75 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Whakekauri, Waitangi West, Waitangi, Tupuangi, and Rakautahi. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Whakekauri . We encountered some video on the web . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Where to go and what to see in Waikanai ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Admiral Farm Chatham Islands Adventure

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Join me as we explore the Admiral Farm at the Chatham Islands with our hosts Val and Lois Croon. When you come to the Chatham Island's make sure you book in to Admiral Gardens for a relaxed evening fe ..

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Interesting facts about this location

Cape Pattisson, Chatham Island

Cape Pattisson is a headland in the northwest of Chatham Island, the largest island in the Chatham Islands chain, located 800 km east of New Zealand's South Island.

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Located at -43.75 -176.80 (Lat./Long.); Less than 11 km away
Tags: Geography of the Chatham Islands, Headlands of New Zealand

Petre Bay

Petre Bay is a large bay which comprises about half of the west coast of Chatham Island/Rekohu, the largest island in New Zealand's Chatham Islands archipelago. It is some 20 kilometres in extent, and contains the far smaller Waitangi Bay, where the island group's largest settlement, Waitangi is located.

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Located at -43.87 -176.55 (Lat./Long.); Less than 13 km away
Tags: Bays of New Zealand, Geography of the Chatham Islands

Chatham Standard Time Zone

The Chatham Standard Time Zone is a geographic region that keeps time by adding twelve hours and forty-five minutes to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) resulting in UTC+12:45. The Chatham Standard Time Zone is used exclusively in the Chatham Islands, a territory of New Zealand, located in the South Pacific Ocean at 43°53′54″S, 176°31′44″W. It is one of only two official time zones with a 45-minute increment from UTC. Nepal Time is the other time zone that keeps its offset at UTC+05:45.

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Located at -43.90 -176.53 (Lat./Long.); Less than 16 km away
Tags: Chatham Islands, Time in New Zealand, Time zones

Waitangi, Chatham Islands

Waitangi is the main port and settlement on the Chatham Islands. It is located on the southern shore of Petre Bay, on the west coast of the main island. This community is by far the largest settlement in the archipelago, with a population of about 300, about 40% of the group's population of 750. The population is decreasing and a more realistic estimation is about 600.

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Located at -43.95 -176.56 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Geography of the Chatham Islands, Populated places in New Zealand

Nairn River

The Nairn River, also known as the Mangatukurewa Creek is a river in the Chatham Islands of New Zealand. Located in the southwest of Chatham Island, it runs north to reach the coast close to the southern end of Petre Bay. The main settlement of the Chatham Islands, Waitangi, stands close to the mouth of the Nairn River.

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Located at -43.95 -176.55 (Lat./Long.); Less than 19 km away
Tags: Rivers of the Chatham Islands