Wellington is the capital and second largest urban area of . It is also the world's southernmost capital city. The Windy City is on the foreshore of Wellington Harbour and ringed by hills, providing the scenic home of many of New Zealand's national arts and cultural attractions.

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Wellington is that part of the urban area of Wellington in New Zealand that is administered by Wellington Council. Photo: jackol, CC BY 2.0.

is a city in the lower , near Wellington, in the region of the of . Photo: Deanpemberton, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in the Wellington urban area in the southern of . Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in the upper , near Wellington, in the region of the of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Notable Places in the Area

The is 's national museum, located in Wellington. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

is a major sporting venue in Wellington, . is situated 2 km north of Wellington. Photo: Hamedog, CC BY 2.5.

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, formerly known as the Karori Wildlife Sanctuary, is a protected natural area in Wellington, New Zealand, the first urban completely fenced ecosanctuary, where the biodiversity of 225 ha of forest is being restored. is situated 2 km west of Wellington. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a museum on Queens Wharf in Wellington, New Zealand. Photo: Musuems Wellington, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a northern suburb of Wellington, located about 2–3 km by road from the Wellington central business district and the New Zealand Parliament Buildings. is situated 2½ km north of Wellington.

is a suburb of Wellington in New Zealand, 3 kilometres to the south-east of the city centre. is situated 3½ km southeast of Wellington.

is a suburb of Wellington, New Zealand. It lies towards the south of the city, seven kilometres from the city centre, and two kilometres from the coast of Cook Strait. is situated 4 km south of Wellington.


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