Waikato


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Wai·ka·to

 (wī-kä′tō)
A river of New Zealand rising in central North Island and flowing about 425 km (265 mi) northwest to the Tasman Sea. It is the longest river in the country.

Waikato

(ˈwaɪˌkɑːtəʊ)
n
(Placename) the longest river in New Zealand, flowing northwest across North Island to the Tasman Sea. Length: 350 km (220 miles)
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WARREN GATLAND says it will be an honour to lead Wales out against the Waikato Chiefs after the Welsh Rugby Union confirmed an extra game had been added to next summer's tour of New Zealand.
NZNO WAS in mediation with Waikato District Health Board (DHB) earlier this month over the DHB's health-care workers vaccination policy.
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It could take over a year to decide an application that Auckland has filed to more than double the water it takes from the Waikato River.
People becoming affected by measles have reached an alarming 100 in the Waikato area of New Zealand.
Oliver George Merola became the first baby to be born in New Zealand (one of the first countries to see in the New Year) when he was born in Waikato Hospital at 12.
The journal has been at the University of Waikato since 2001.
His doctoral research took place at the University of Waikato (NZ).
Librarian at the University of Waikato, Anne Ferrier-Watson said that libraries aren't just about print items and librarians aren't just old ladies with buns.
Summary: Injury-plagued All Blacks centre Richard Kahui's season with Super 15 champions the Waikato Chiefs is .
The on-going collaboration between Beca and Blip Systems has led to the system being deployed across three regions in New Zealand (Auckland, Waikato and Wellington), with coverage expected to expand further in 2013.
Gatland fractured both heels during a fall at his house in Waikato in April, delaying his appointment to lead next year's tour to Australia.