New Zealand Sites

An overview of New Zealand History including NZ Classroom


Commemorating New Zealanders contribution during WWI

Te Ara

The encyclopedia of New Zealand

Dictionary of New Zealand Biography

Biographies of over 3000 New Zealanders who made their mark here in NZ

NZ Archives

Provides access to archives online

Ministry of Culture and Heritage

This site is dedicated to making NZ culture accessible to people


Provides a brief overview of the pre-historic, colonial and modern periods

Heritage Trails

This site provides the resources for you to develop a local trail of heritage sites and natural features

School History NZ

Lots of resources on here specifically aimed at history in NZ schools

DigitalNZ  is a search and data service through which people can search across                                                                       all the digital archives and collections in NZ in one place