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The Canterbury region

The Canterbury region as discussed in this entry covers northern and mid-Canterbury and stretches north from the Rangitātā River to the Conway River. The Southern Alps form the western boundary and the Pacific coast lies to the east.

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John Wilson, 'Canterbury region - Overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/interactive/10289/the-canterbury-region (accessed 16 July 2019)

Story by John Wilson, reviewed & revised 6 Jul 2015