lat_dir=S | lat_deg=43 | lat_min=04
lon_dir=E | lon_deg=172 | lon_min=45
Waipara is a small town in north
Canterbury, New Zealand, on the banks of the Waipara River.
Weka Pass Railwayhas its base in Waipara, and runs on 12 kilometres of track between here and Waikariover the former route of the Waiau Branch, a branch linerailway that diverged from the Main North Line and ran to Waiau.
The Waipara region is also developing a reputation as premium area for the production of
Pinot Noirand Chardonnay. Waipara has the highest summer temperatures and the lowest rainfall of any of the New Zealand Wine regions.
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Waipara — bezeichnet eine Ortschaft in Neuseeland, siehe Waipara (Neuseeland) einen Fluss in Neuseeland, siehe Waipara River Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begriffe … Deutsch Wikipedia
Waipara (Neuseeland) — p1 Waipara … Deutsch Wikipedia
Waipara River — The Waipara River is in the South Island of New Zealand.The river passes through the small town of Waipara on its 45 kilometre southeastward journey to the Pacific Ocean at the Northern end of Pegasus Bay … Wikipedia
Weka Pass Railway — The Weka Pass Railway is a New Zealand heritage railway based in Waipara, North Canterbury. It is operated on a 12 km length of the former Waiau Branch railway between Waipara and Waikari. The railway is operated by an incorporated society whose… … Wikipedia
New Zealand wine — Map showing major cities and approximate location of the main NZ wine growing areas New Zealand wine is largely produced in ten major wine growing regions spanning latitudes 36° to 45° South and extending 1,600 kilometres (990 mi). They are … Wikipedia
Main North Line, New Zealand — Main North Line Start of the Main North Line, heading north under the old Blenheim Road overpass in the distance, and to the left under the new Blenheim Road overpass to Christchurch railway station. Overview Type … Wikipedia
New Zealand State Highway 7 — State Highway 7 Route information Maintained by … Wikipedia
South Island Main Trunk Railway — The Main North Line between Picton and Christchurch and the Main South Line between Lyttelton and Invercargill, running down the east coast of the South Island of New Zealand, are sometimes together referred to as the South Island Main Trunk… … Wikipedia
History of Canterbury, New Zealand — Pre 1840 Maori Period= IntroductionProbably no more than 500 Māori were living in Canterbury when European settlement began in the 1840s. These Māori, part of the Ngāi Tahu tribe which occupied the South Island of New Zealand, were remnants of a… … Wikipedia
Pinot noir — Noirien redirects here. For a French wine grape that is also known as Noirien, see Négrette. Pinot noir Pinot noir grapes at Chehalem Ridgecrest Vineyard, Newberg, Oregon Colour Black Also called … Wikipedia