New Zealand

Situated in the southwest Pacific Ocean, New Zealand proper, with a total area of 268,680 sq km (103,738 sq mi), consists of the North Island, covering 114,669 sq km (44,274 sq mi) including small islands nearby; the South Island, 149,883 sq km (57,870 sq mi); Stewart Island, 1,746 sq km (674 sq mi); and various minor, outlying islands. Comparatively, the area occupied by New Zealand is about the size of the state of Colorado. The Chatham Islands, lying 850 km (528 mi) E of Lyttelton, on South Isl

CurrencyNew Zealand dollar (NZD)
Country Codenz
CapitalWellington
GovernerJerry Mateparae
MonrachQueen Elizabeth II
Prime MinisterJohn Key
SpeakerDavid Carter
Chief JusticeDame Sian Elias
Calling Code 64
Internet TLD.nz

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Meet the International Representative of Charles Darwin University, Australia Thursday 17th August 2017

Charles Darwin University is somewhat unique. No other single Australian university serves such a large area of the continent, in such a remote location and with such a small population to sustain it. While the Northern Territory covers around 16 ...

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Study in Australia - Interviews and Spot Admissions Thursday 17th August 2017

Meet the International Representative of Federation University Melbourne campus, Charles Darwin University Melbourne Campus and University of the Sunshine Coast Melbourne Campus in our office on Thursday the 31st August 2017 from 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm ...

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