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Huirangi is located in Taranaki Region
Coordinates: 39°3′13″S 174°14′56″E / 39.05361°S 174.24889°E / -39.05361; 174.24889Coordinates: 39°3′13″S 174°14′56″E / 39.05361°S 174.24889°E / -39.05361; 174.24889
Country New Zealand
Region Taranaki
District New Plymouth District

Huirangi is a settlement in Taranaki, New Zealand. Waitara lies about 7 kilometres to the north. The Waitara River flows to the east of the settlement, with the Bertrand Road suspension bridge providing access to the other side.[1][2]


Huirangi School is a coeducational contributing primary (years 1-6) school with a decile rating of 2 and a roll of 62.[3] The school and district celebrated their centennial jubilee in 1972.[4]

Notable residents[edit]


  1. ^ Peter Dowling (editor) (2004). Reed New Zealand Atlas. Reed Books. pp. map 34. ISBN 0-7900-0952-8. 
  2. ^ Roger Smith, GeographX (2005). The Geographic Atlas of New Zealand. Robbie Burton. pp. map 85. ISBN 1-877333-20-4. 
  3. ^ "Te Kete Ipurangi - Huirangi School". Ministry of Education. 
  4. ^ Wilson, Peter Thomas (1972). A history of the School and district of Huirangi : written for the Centennial Jubilee 13-14 May, 1972. OCLC 3053318.