The first country to give women the same voting rights as men. 1893
a sheep stopped a car in a car chase
has black pasports
18 mountains over 3000 meter in south island
2 main islands
Less mountains in the north island and the smalest under 3000
Auckland is the biggest city. 1.3 million people live there.
Wellington is the capital. 405 000 people live there
Mount cook is the highest mountain. ( Aoraki)
The Kiwi is the national bird and a symbol. Are dying out
cricket and rugby are important. The team is called blacks.
The maori is the indigenous people.
Last area settled by humans.
Maori face significant economic and social obstacle.
originate with settlers from eastern polynesia.
There are 15 % of the national population that is maori and it is around 600 000 people.
Europeans came to new Zealand in the 17th century.
Maori has a warrior culture.