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Ohangai is located in Taranaki Region
Coordinates: 39°35′6″S 174°23′19″E / 39.58500°S 174.38861°E / -39.58500; 174.38861Coordinates: 39°35′6″S 174°23′19″E / 39.58500°S 174.38861°E / -39.58500; 174.38861
Country New Zealand
Region Taranaki
District South Taranaki District

Ohangai is a locality in South Taranaki, New Zealand. It is approximately 10 km east of Hawera and 6 km north of Mokoia[1][2]


Ohangai School was a coeducational contributing primary (years 1-6) school, which celebrated its centennial in 2006.[3] It closed in 2012.[4]


  1. ^ Peter Dowling (editor) (2004), Reed New Zealand Atlas, Reed Books, pp. map 35, ISBN 0-7900-0952-8 
  2. ^ Roger Smith, GeographX (2005), The Geographic Atlas of New Zealand, Robbie Burton, pp. map 97, ISBN 1-877333-20-4 
  3. ^ "Ohangai School and Districts 100th Centennial, 1906–2006", Education Gazette New Zealand, 83 (18), 4 October 2004 [dead link]
  4. ^ Jo Moir and Laird Harper (18 April 2012). "Falling roll death knell for school". Taranaki Daily News.