Franz Josef

Franz Josef is a glacial area in Westland. It lies at the foot of the western slopes of Mount Cook and is in the middle of the of the of .
Photo: Pseudopanax, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

Zoo
The is a kiwi-rearing facility in Franz Josef, New Zealand. Photo: Mike Dickison, CC BY 4.0.

Lake
Photo: Mike Dickison, CC BY 4.0.

Church
in Franz Josef on the of New Zealand's is a small Anglican church in a garden setting. Photo: Mike Dickison, CC BY 4.0.

Church
Photo: Mike Dickison, CC BY 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Westland Tai Poutini National Park is part of a UNESCO World Heritage Site known as Te Wahipounamu in South West . Photo: docnz, CC BY 2.0.

Franz Josef

Latitude
-43.389° or 43° 23' 20.3" south
Longitude
170.1819° or 170° 10' 54.9" east
Open Location Code
4V8GJ56J+CQ
Population
315
IATA airport code
WHO
United Nations Location Code
NZ WHO
Elevation
154 metres (505 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 176971775
Geo­Names ID
2190928
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Franz Josef
  • Dutch: Franz Josef
  • English: Franz Josef, New Zealand
  • English: Franz Josef/Waiau
  • English: Franz Josef Glacier
  • English: Franz Joseph/Waiho
  • English: Waiau
  • English: Waiho
  • German: Franz Josef
  • German: Franz Josef/Waiau
  • Hungarian: Franz Josef/Waiau
  • Malay: Franz Josef, New Zealand
  • Maori: Waiau
  • Franz Josef / Waiau
  • Franz Josef Glacier Village
  • Waiho Gorge

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