Waitangi
in Chatham Islands, New Zealand

How to get there and get around
Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
-43.954 and -176.560 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
S -43° 57' 12" and W -176° 33' 35"
Currency and Currency Code:
Dollar - NZD
Spoken languages:
English, Maori
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:00 AM (Monday)
Timezone: Pacific/Chatham
UTC/GMT offset: 12 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:19 am and 5:49 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
43.967 and 3.440 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Alzon
References
This place on Wikipedia
This place on Geonames.org

Discover Waitangi

Waitangi in Chatham Islands with it's 300 citizens is a place in New Zealand about 477 mi (or 768 km) east of Wellington, the country's capital city.

Current time in Waitangi is now 01:00 AM (Monday). The local timezone is named Pacific / Chatham with an UTC offset of 12.75 hours. We know of 1 airports near Waitangi. The closest airport in New Zealand is Chatham Islands-Tuuta Airport in a distance of 11 mi (or 18 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

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Chatham Island Adventure

Published: April 09, 2015
Length: 36:09 min
Rating: 0 of 5
Author: Astrolabe Sailing

Eight friends travel to the Chatham Islands for a week of exploring, adventure, fishing and spectacular scenery.


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Attractions and noteworthy things

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Chatham Islands

The Chatham Islands is an archipelago in the Pacific Ocean about 680 kilometres southeast of New Zealand. It consists of about ten islands within a 40-kilometre radius, the largest of which are Chatham Island and Pitt Island. The archipelago is called Rekohu ("misty sun") in the indigenous language Moriori, and Wharekauri in Māori. It has officially been part of New Zealand since 1842, and includes the country's easternmost point, the Forty-Fours.

Located at -44.0333, -176.433 (Lat. / Lng.), about 8 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Chatham Islands, Temperate broadleaf and mixed forests, Ecoregions of New Zealand, Zealandia (continent)

Chatham Island

Chatham Island is by far the largest island of the Chatham Islands group, in the south Pacific Ocean off the eastern coast of New Zealand. It is said to be "halfway between the equator and the pole, and right on the International Date Line". The island is called Rekohu ("misty skies") in Moriori, and Wharekauri in Maori. The island was named after the survey ship HMS Chatham which was the first European ship to locate the island in 1791. It covers an area of 920 square kilometres .

Located at -43.9, -176.483 (Lat. / Lng.), about 5 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Islands of the Chatham Islands

Te Whanga Lagoon

Covering 160 square kilometres, Te Whanga Lagoon dominates the geography of Chatham Island, in the South Pacific Ocean off New Zealand's east coast. It is the outflow of several small rivers in the island's hilly south, and drains to the Pacific via gaps in Hanson Bay on the east coast of the island. It contains many fossilized shark teeth that can be collected from the edges of the lagoon. Over time the lagoon is likely to silt up.

Located at -43.8333, -176.45 (Lat. / Lng.), about 10 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of the Chatham Islands, Lakes of New Zealand, Lagoons of New Zealand

Waitangi, Chatham Islands

Waitangi is the main port and settlement on the Chatham Islands. It is located on the southern shore of Petre Bay, on the west coast of the main island. This community is by far the largest settlement in the archipelago, with a population of about 300, about 40% of the group's population of 750. The population is decreasing and a more realistic estimation is about 600.

Located at -43.9515, -176.561 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Populated places in New Zealand, Geography of the Chatham Islands

Chatham Islands / Tuuta Airport

Chatham Islands / Tuuta Airport is a small airport 10.5 NM (19.5 km) northeast of Waitangi Township on the Chatham Islands, New Zealand. Air Chathams operate services to Auckland returning via Napier, Christchurch, and Wellington operating Convair 580 aircraft. Air Chathams operate to the following destinations on the following days. Monday: Chathams - Wellington International Airport. Tuesday: Chathams - Christchurch International Airport.

Located at -43.81, -176.457 (Lat. / Lng.), about 11 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Airports in New Zealand, Chatham Islands

Chatham Standard Time Zone

The Chatham Standard Time Zone is a geographic region that keeps time by adding twelve hours and forty-five minutes to Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) resulting in UTC+12:45. The Chatham Standard Time Zone is used exclusively in the Chatham Islands, a territory of New Zealand, located in the South Pacific Ocean at 43°53′54″S, 176°31′44″W. It is one of only two official time zones with a 45-minute increment from UTC. Nepal Time is the other time zone that keeps its offset at UTC+05:45.

Located at -43.8983, -176.529 (Lat. / Lng.), about 4 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Time zones, Chatham Islands, Time in New Zealand

Petre Bay

Petre Bay is a large bay which comprises about half of the west coast of Chatham Island/Rekohu, the largest island in New Zealand's Chatham Islands archipelago. It is some 20 kilometres in extent, and contains the far smaller Waitangi Bay, where the island group's largest settlement, Waitangi is located.

Located at -43.8667, -176.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Geography of the Chatham Islands, Bays of New Zealand

Lake Huro

Lake Huro is located in the Chatham Islands of New Zealand. It is located on Chatham Island to the southwest of Te Whanga Lagoon, close to the settlement of Waitangi.

Located at -43.9333, -176.517 (Lat. / Lng.), about 3 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Lakes of New Zealand, Geography of the Chatham Islands

Makara River (Chatham Islands)

The Makara River is a river in the Chatham Islands of New Zealand. Located in the southeast of Chatham Island, it runs northeast to become a tribuary of the Te Awainanga River, which flows into Te Whanga Lagoon.

Located at -43.9896, -176.458 (Lat. / Lng.), about 6 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Chatham Islands

Nairn River

The Nairn River, also known as the Mangatukurewa Creek is a river in the Chatham Islands of New Zealand. Located in the southwest of Chatham Island, it runs north to reach the coast close to the southern end of Petre Bay. The main settlement of the Chatham Islands, Waitangi, stands close to the mouth of the Nairn River.

Located at -43.95, -176.55 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Rivers of the Chatham Islands