Hamilton is an inland city in the region of . The Waikato River, New Zealand's longest river, flows through the middle of the city.

Landmarks in the Area

The University of Waikato, informally Waikato University, is a comprehensive university in , New Zealand. is situated 3 km east of Hamilton. Photo: Mohammed Al-Mushawer, CC BY 2.5.

Seddon Park is a cricket ground in , . Photo: Kieran Connellan, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Waikato Museum Te Whare Taonga o Waikato is a regional museum located in , New Zealand. Photo: Nzwj, CC BY 3.0.

Hamilton Gardens is a public garden park in the south of owned and managed by Hamilton City Council in New Zealand. is situated 3 km southeast of Hamilton. Photo: Hamiltongardens, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Fairfield is a suburb to the northeast of central . is situated 1½ km north of Hamilton.

Claudelands is a suburb directly to the east of central , across the Waikato River.

Frankton is a central suburb of the city of , . is situated 2½ km west of Hamilton. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hamilton East is a suburb in central in . is situated 2 km southeast of Hamilton. Photo: Nzwj, CC BY 3.0.


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