Story: Bay of Plenty region

Tauranga on a fine day

Tauranga on a fine day

The Bay of Plenty has New Zealand’s most pleasant climate – moderate rainfall, mild temperatures and long hours of sunshine. This image shows Tauranga Harbour, with Mt Maunganui in the middle distance.

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Malcolm McKinnon, 'Bay of Plenty region - Sea, coast and lowland', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 March 2024)

Story by Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Aug 2016