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Why is New Zealand called New Zealand?

Abel Tasman sighted the islands in 1642 and named them Staten  Landt, assuming they were connected to land off the southern  tip of South America. In 1645 Dutch cartographer (MORE)

What can you get in New Zealand?

You can get almost anything that you can get in Australia, England, America or anywhere else in the western world.
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When does it snow in New Zealand?

Its Snows down the far of New Zealand where its closer to Antarctica. It snows during winter (obviously) which is June,July, and August.
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Where is New Zealand?

New Zealand is an island nation located about 2000km south east of  Australia, at 41 degrees south and 174 degrees east.    New Zealand is in the South Pacific ocean, (MORE)

Who named New Zealand New Zealand?

Abel Tasman named the land Staten Landt, as it was thought to be connected to South America. Cook's voyages and surveying corrected that, and subsequently it was shown on Dutc (MORE)

What do people in New Zealand eat?

The New Zealand diet is influenced mostly by British and Maori culture but now cuisines from all over the world are represented in the New Zealand diet. Many meals include lam (MORE)

What are the principal islands of New Zealand?

There are two main (principal) islands that form New Zealand. The North Island and the South Island.     The North Island is home to such cities as Auckland and Roto (MORE)

What is New Zealand?

A+ Students an independent nation    New Zealand is a westernised first-world country, located 1250  miles southeast of Australia, in the south-western Pacific Ocean. (MORE)