What is Auckland?

  • (noun): The largest city and principal port of New Zealand.

Auckland

The Auckland metropolitan area ( /ˈɔːklənd/, AWK-lənd), in the North Island of New Zealand, is the largest and most populous urban area in the country. It has 1,377,200 residents, which is 31 percent of the country's population. Auckland has the largest Polynesian population of any city in the world. In Māori Auckland's names are Tāmaki Makaurau, and the transliterated version of Auckland, Ākarana.

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Rand Afrikaans University - Location
... What was the main campus is now the APK Kingsway Campus Auckland Park of the University of Johannesburg (UJ) and is situated in Auckland Park, Johannesburg, South Africa ... Satellite campuses in Auckland Park, Soweto and Doornfontein are now APB, DFC and SWC campuses of UJ ...
Mount Victoria, Auckland
... Mount Victoria (known to the Māori as Takarunga) is the highest volcano on Auckland's North Shore, rising to 87 m ... Victoria, the hill provides panoramic views of Auckland's Waitemata Harbour and the inner Hauraki Gulf ... The writer-in-residence programmes are supported by Creative New Zealand and the University of Auckland ...
Les Mills - Mayor of Auckland City
... Mills served as the Mayor of Auckland City between 1990 and 1998 ... on the America's Cup Village at the Auckland viaduct, the commencement and opening of the Sky Tower and Casino complex that now dominates the Auckland skyline, the redevelopment of ... During this period, the 1998 Auckland power crisis occurred, which shut down most of the inner city ...
Dams In New Zealand - Municipal Water Supply Dams - Auckland
... Cosseys Dam – Auckland Hays Creek Dam – Auckland Upper Huia Dam – Auckland Lower Huia Dam – Auckland Mangatangi Dam – Auckland Mangatawhiri Dam – Auckland Upper Nihotupu Dam ...
Auckland - Sister Cities
... Auckland Council maintains relationships with the following cities Brisbane - Australia Guangzhou - China Ningbo - China Qingdao - China Hamburg ...