This is a page listing various resources dealing with New Zealand history, geography and related topics and subjects. Resources range from website and online article links to lists of recommended non-fiction bibliography.
The National Library of New Zealand - Includes searchable databases and collections of articles related to New Zealand culture and history.
Museum of New Zealand / Te Papa Tongarewa - The nation's primary museum institution and its collections.
TerraNature.org - Comprehensive site on New Zealand ecology.
NZ Birds Online.org.nz - “The digital encyclopedia of New Zealand birds”.
Wingspan.co.nz - Official site of the National Bird of Prey Centre of New Zealand. Lots of useful information on NZ's predatory avifauna.
Historical Maori and Pacific Islands resources - Courtesy of the Victoria University in Wellington database.
The Journal of the Polynesian Society - Online historical/archeological magazine specializing on the research of various Polynesian cultures. Lots of good articles that tackle even obscure topics. 99 % of all volumes in the journal's long history (1897-2010) are now directly available on the site's archive.
The Polynesian Bow - An article by E. Tregear at the Journal of the Polynesian Society, examining the possible reasons behind the rarity of the bow among Polynesian ethnicities. Also have a look at this and this article.
NZ On Screen - Database of New Zealand films, TV series, TV programs and other audiovisual works.
Selling The Dream: The Art of Early New Zealand Tourism - A nice collection of ad posters promoting visits to New Zealand from the first half of the 20th century.
Wellington Tramway Museum - “Preserving Wellington's tramway heritage”.
Wellington Cable Car - The more than 110 years old funicular mass transit system in southern Wellington.
Wings Over New Zealand Aviation Forum - Discussion board about New Zealand aviation history.