Kōrero: Bay of Plenty places

Matakana Island

Matakana Island

Visible in the distance is the long coastline of Matakana Island, which forms the sand barrier between Tauranga Harbour and the South Pacific Ocean. Mt Maunganui is in the centre of the photograph.

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GNS Science
Reference: CN30755
Photograph by Lloyd Homer

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Malcolm McKinnon, 'Bay of Plenty places - Tauranga hinterland and harbour', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/5691/matakana-island (accessed 31 March 2020)

He kōrero nā Malcolm McKinnon, updated 1 Jul 2015