North Island


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North Island

An island of New Zealand separated from South Island by Cook Strait. It is the smaller but more populous of the country's two principal islands.

North Island

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(Placename) the northernmost of the two main islands of New Zealand. Pop: 3 422 000 (2013 est). Area: 114 729 sq km (44 297 sq miles)

North′ Is′land


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the northernmost principal island of New Zealand. 2,438,249; 44,281 sq. mi. (114,690 sq. km).
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Noun1.North Island - the smaller but more populous of two main islands of New ZealandNorth Island - the smaller but more populous of two main islands of New Zealand; separated from South Island by Cook Strait
New Zealand Islands, New Zealand - North Island and South Island and adjacent small islands in the South Pacific
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Originally purchased with the aim of restoring the unique biodiversity of the Seychelles to the island, North Island has become a rehabilitation success story in the Seychelles.
The two most recent examples of this are at Tree Island and North Island in the Amphitrite Group.
The main routes through the centre of the North Island and State Highway 5 Napier-Taupo are closed because of ice or snow.
North Island chief executive officer Steve O'Connell will become CEO of the combined organization on the effective date of the merger, and executive management from both credit unions will make up the senior team of the new organisation.
1 March 2017 - The merger of California, US-based financial services firms California Credit Union and North Island Credit Union (North Island) has received regulatory approval as well as approval by a majority vote of the North Island membership, the CUs said.
She is the product specialist responsible for the CSSD and PPE portfolios for the North Island.
North Island Credit Union has opened its 10th full-service San Diego branch in the historic Mister A's building at 5th & Laurel, the company said.
Twitter users in North Island reported being woken up by shaking.
Headquartered in San Diego, North Island has assets of $1.
In the worst hit area of Gisborne on the North Island, residents and workers were out Tuesday clearing driftwood and debris off roads in coastal communities.
On North Island and South Island, La Mer will have residential neighbourhoods with a total of 688 apartments and villas as well as a 160-key hotel.
Having spent over 12 years managing internationally renowned coastal and island resorts in the Pacific, I aim to ensure that the needs of all guests at North Island are not just met, but anticipated and exceeded," comments Wayne Milgate, North Island's general manager.

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