Story: King Country region

Hills, bush and farms

Hills, bush and farms

The hills, native bush and farms of the King Country are some of its most characteristic features. This is a farm on State Highway 30 between Mangapēhi and Te Kūiti. Beef cattle and sheep are grazing below the hills, which are clothed in native bush and dotted with rocks.

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Kerryn Pollock, 'King Country region - Overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/34821/hills-bush-and-farms (accessed 19 January 2020)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, updated 1 Mar 2015