Westland District is located on the West Coast of the South Island of New Zealand. The District includes the former Hokitika Borough and Westland County.
About Westland District
Westland District stretches some 400 kilometres from the Taramakau River in the north to Barn Bay in the south and is bordered by the Tasman Sea to the west and the magnificent Southern Alps to the east.
History of Westland
In its early years of European settlement, Westland’s fame was due to the gold rushes of the 1860s.
Find out how to prepare for an emergency on the West Coast.
Read about the webcams available on the West Coast and where these are situated.
IntraMaps is a public mapping application that lets you view property and land information, networked services, the District Plan, and aerial photography.