Kahurangi Point

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Kahurangi Point is located in New Zealand
Kahurangi Point
Kahurangi Point

Kahurangi Point is a headland on the West Coast of New Zealand's South Island,[1] overlooking the Tasman Sea. It is located in Kahurangi National Park between Karamea and Farewell Spit.

Kahurangi Point is traditionally regarded as the northernmost point of the West Coast region, although for most purposes it is considered part of the Tasman/Nelson region.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Place Name Detail: Kahurangi Point". New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database. Land Information New Zealand. Retrieved 2009-03-27. 

Coordinates: 40°46′30″S 172°13′09″E / 40.7749°S 172.2192°E / -40.7749; 172.2192