Southland is the southernmost region in the of . It boasts stunning landscapes from the high mountains and icy glaciers to green and lush grasslands on the plains where agriculture is king.

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/ Piopiotahi is a spectacular glacier-carved fiord in the on the west coast of and is one of New Zealand's most well known scenic attractions.

is a hilly, forested coastal area in the south-eastern corner of the of .

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, covering over 1.2 million hectares, is 's largest national park and one of the largest in the world.

is a small town on the shore of Lake , in the region of the of .


, the most southerly city in , was built in the late 19th and early 20th …

is a small port town and the southernmost town on the of .

is a town in the region of that is known as the world's capital of brown trout fishing, and New Zealand's capital of country music.

is a rural service town on the River, 13 km south of , in the region of the of .


  • Location: , ,
  • Population: 94,900
  • Latitude of center: -45.6667° or 45° 40' south
  • Longitude of center: 168° or 168° east
  • Elevation: 517 meters (1696 feet)
  • Neighbors: and
  • GeoNames ID: 2182501

Other Names for Southland

  • Basque: Southland eskualdea
  • Bulgarian: Саутланд
  • Chinese: 南地大区
  • French: Southland
  • Georgian: საუთლენდის რეგიონი
  • German: Southland
  • Hebrew: סאותלנד
  • Italian: Southland
  • Japanese: サウスランド地方
  • Korean: 사우스랜드 지방
  • Macedonian: Саутленд
  • Malay (macrolanguage): Wilayah Southland
  • Maori: Murihiku
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Southland på New Zealand
  • Portuguese: Southland
  • Russian: Саутленд
  • Spanish: Región de Southland
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