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Regions of

North Island

[New Zealand]

NAW-GHW
Nearly All Weasels
Get Home Well

Northland

Auckland

Waikato & Bay of Plenty

Gisbourne/Poverty Bay

Hawke's Bay

Wellington/Wairarapa

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Sub Regions of

Northland Region

[North Island, NZ]

KKW
Katey & Kerry love Wangs
(WINGS!! I meant to type WINGS!!!)

😈

Kaitaia

Kerikeri

Whangerai

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Sub Regions of

Auckland

[North Island, NZ]

MKW-HS
Mortal Kombat Wins
Hot Skanks!

Matakana / Mahurangi

Kumeu / Huapai

Waiheke Island
(well known for Bordeaux style reds)
(*Stonyridge Winery is here)

Henderson

South Auckland
(Has 1 "micro-region" Clevendon)

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Sub Regions of

Waikato & Bay of Plenty

{north-south}

[North Island, NZ]

CTH-TRL
Can't Take Home The Real Losers.

Cook What Ham and Mutton on a Rotisserie by the Lake?

Cooks Beach
(on Coromandel Peninsula)

Te Kauwhata

Hamilton

Te Awamutu

Rotorua
(in Bay of Plenty)

Lake Taupu

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Sub Regions of

Gisbourne/Poverty Bay

{north-south}

(North Island, NZ)

WOOPP-GM-CR
Whoopy!
Gold Makes Crazies Reckless!

Waipaoa
(the name of the river here)

Ormond

Ormond Valley

Patutahi

Patutahi Plateau

Golden Slope

Manutuke

Central Valley
(location? I can't find this in a map)

Riverpoint
(location? I can't find this on a map)

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Note:
-Hard to see in the photo but everythingis located on
the south part of the Region close to Hawke's Bay.

-They are alll on the Waipaoa River.

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Sub Regions of

Wairarapa
Wellington

{north-south}

[North Island, NZ]

MGM
Master Glad Martin

Masterton

Gladstone

Martinborough GI
(this is New Zealand's only(?) official GI...)

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Sub Regions of

Hawke's Bay

[North Island, NZ]

CHARC
(shark)

Coastal Areas
Northern Esk Valley
Te Awanga

Hillsides
Havelock North

Alluvial Plains
Korokipo
Gimblett Gravels
Bridge Pa
Ohiti

River Valleys
Mohaka
Esk River Valley
Tutaekuri River Valley
Ngaruroro River Valley

Central Hawke's Bay
-no 'micro-regions-

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What is the river in Gisborne?

Waipaoa River

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What River flows through

Gimblett Gravels?

Ngaruroro River

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What are the requirements for

labelling "Gimblett Gravels"?

1) Producer must be a member of the Association.
     1a) Members must own a vineyard in the district.

2) 95% of the grapes must be grown in the defined boundaries of the association.

3) 95% of the vineyards it is grown in must be of the "approved" soil composition.

4) Producers are subject to audit from the association.

5) Agree to use the branding platform of the Gimblitt Gravels brand (see logo below)

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What are the approved soils of Gimblett Gravels?

Which type of soil is expressly forbidden?

FOOT

Approved
Flaxmere
Omahu
Omarunui

Forbidden
Taupo (pumice sands)

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Where is

Ormond Valley?

Gisbourne / Poverty Bay

along with:
Waipaoa
Ormond
Patutahi
Patutahi Valley
Golden Slope
Manutuke
Central Valley
Riverpoint

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Where is

Huapi?

Auckland

(aka: Kumeu)

along with:
Matakana / Mahurangi
Waiheke Island
Henderson
South Auckland

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Where is

Gimblett Gravels?

"micro"-region of
Alluvial Plains
(Hawke's Bay)

others here are:
Korokipo
Bridge Pa
Ohiti

Note:
Gimblett Gravels is a trademarked name of the:
Gimblett Gravels WInegrowers Association.

For Gimblett Gravels -or- Gimblett Gravels WInegrowing District to appear on a label:
1) Producer must be a member of the Association.
     1a) Members must own a vineyard in the district
2) 95% of the grapes must be grown in the defined boundaries of the association.
3) 95% of the vineyards it is grown in must be of the "approved" soil composition.
4) Producers are subject to audit from the association.
5) Agree to use the branding platform of the Gimblitt Gravels brand (see logo below)

Region has shown HUGE growth!
- 1991: < 20ha of vine planted
- 1997: >200ha planted
- since 1998: 400ha+ more vines planted ( >600ha toal)
     --source: http://gimblettgravels.com/about-us/

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Where is

Martinborough?

Wairarapa / Wellington

(this is New Zealand's 1st official GI?)

along with:
Masterdon
Gladstone

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Where is

Patutahi?

Gisbourne / Poverty Bay

along with:
Waipaoa
Ormond
Ormond Valley
Patutahi Valley
Golden Slope
Manutuke
Central Valley
Riverpoint

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Where is

Hamilton?

Waikato
& Bay of Plenty

also on W & BP:
Cooks Beach (coromandel)
Te Kawhata
Te Awamutu
Rotorua (bay of plenty)
Lake Taupu

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Where is

Henderson?

Auckland

along with:
Matakana / Mahurangi
Kumeu / Huapi
Waiheke Island
South Auckland

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Where is

Kerikeri?

Northland

along with:
Kaitaia
Whangarei

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Where is

Masterton?

Wairarapa / Wellington

along with:
Gladstone
Martinborough

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Where is

Rotorua?

Bay of Plenty
& Waikato

(Rotorua is in Bay of Plenty)

also on W & BP:
Cooks Beach (coromandel)
Te Kawhata
Hamilton
Te Awamutu
Lake Taupu

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Where is

Waiheke Island?

Auckland

(famous for Bordeaux Reds)

along with:
Matakana / Mahurangi
Kumeu / Huapi
Henderson
South Auckland

 

important wineries here:
-Stony Ridge
-Cable Bay
-Destiny Bay

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Where is

Patutahi Plateau?

Gisbourne / Poverty Bay

along with:
Waipaoa
Ormond
Ormond Valley
Patutahi
Golden Slope
Manutuke
Central Valley
Riverpoint

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Where is

Ormond?

Gisbourne / Poverty Bay

along with:
Waipaoa
Ormond Valley
Patutahi
Patutahi Valley
Golden Slope
Manutuke
Central Valley
Riverpoint

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Where is

Havelock North?

"micro"-region of
Hillsides
(Hawke's Bay)

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Where is

Lake Toapu?

Waikato
& Bay of Plenty

also on W & BP:
Cooks Beach (coromandel)
Te Kawhata
Hamilton
Te Awamutu
Rotorua (bay of plenty)

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Where is

Te Awamutu?

Waikato
& Bay of Plenty

also on W & BP:
Cooks Beach (coromandel)
Te Kawhata
Hamilton
Rotorua (bay of plenty)
Lake Taupu

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Where is

Golden Slope?

Gisbourne / Poverty Bay

along with:
Waipaoa
Ormond
Ormond Valley
Patutahi
Patutahi Valley
Manutuke
Central Valley
Riverpoint

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Where is

Esk Valley?

"micro"-region of
River Valleys

{Hawke's Bay}

others here are:
Mohaka
Tutaekuri River Valley
Ngaruroro River Valley

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Where is

Gladstone?

Wairarapa / Wellington

along with:
Masterson
Martinborough

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Where is

Waipaoa?

Gisbourne / Poverty Bay

Note:
Waipaoa is also the name of the major river of Gisborne.
The Waipaoa River ends in Poverty Bay.

along with:
Ormond
Ormond Valley
Patutahi
Patutahi Valley
Golden Slope
Manutuke
Central Valley
Riverpoint

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Where is

Mahurangi?

Auckland

(aka: Matakana)

along with:
Kumeu / Huapi
Waiheke Island
Henderson
South Auckland

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Where is

Whangerai?

Northland

along with:
Kaitaia
Kerikeri

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Where is

Te Kawhata?

Waikato
& Bay of Plenty

(almost sounds like Waikato)

also on W & BP:
Cooks Beach (coromandel)
Hamilton
Te Awamutu
Rotorua (bay of plenty)
Lake Taupu

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Where is

Riverpoint?

Gisbourne / Poverty Bay

along with:
Waipaoa
Ormond
Ormond Valley
Patutahi
Patutahi Valley
Golden Slope
Manutuke
Central Valley

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Where is

Manutuke?

Gisbourne / Poverty Bay

along with:
Waipaoa
Ormond
Ormond Valley
Patutahi
Patutahi Valley
Golden Slope
Central Valley
Riverpoint

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Where is

Kumeu?

Auckland

(aka: Huapai)

along with:
Matakana / Mahurangi
Waiheke Island
Henderson
South Auckland

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Where is

Kaitaia?

Northland

along with:
Kerikeri
Whangarei

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Where is

Matakana?

Auckland

(aka: Mahurangi)

along with:
Kumeu / Huapi
Waiheke Island
Henderson
South Auckland

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Where is

Cooks Beach?

Waikato
& Bay of Plenty

(on the Coromandel Peninsula)

also on W & BP:
Te Kawhata
Hamilton
Te Awamutu
Rotorua (bay of plenty)
Lake Taupu

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Where is

Central Valley?

Gisbourne / Poverty Bay

along with:
Waipaoa
Ormond
Ormond Valley
Patutahi
Patutahi Valley
Golden Slope
Manutuke
Riverpoint

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Where is

South Auckland?

Auckland!!

along with:
Matakana / Mahurangi
Kumeu / Huapi
Waiheke Island
Henderson

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