Story: Whanganui region

Coastline north-west of Whanganui

Coastline north-west of Whanganui

Cliffs stretch along the coastline north-west of Whanganui’s seaside suburb of Castlecliff, visible in the distance. This stretch of coast – unlike that south of the Whanganui River – is gradually rising.

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Diana Beaglehole, 'Whanganui region - Landscapes and climate', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 July 2024)

Story by Diana Beaglehole, updated 1 Jun 2015