Story: Wellington places

Cape Terawhiti

Cape Terawhiti

The twin hills of Terawhiti (left) and Ōteranga (right) mark the western edge of the Wellington peninsula. Between them lies Ōteranga Bay, where the Cook Strait cable comes ashore.

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Chris Maclean, 'Wellington places - The ‘Wild West’', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 24 June 2024)

Story by Chris Maclean, updated 1 Mar 2016