How well do you know New Zealand?

A land of epic landscapes, indigenous culture, and… hobbits. Test your knowledge on this Pacific island nation with our Kiwi quiz…

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1. What is the Māori-language name for New Zealand?

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2. What is the name of the glowworm caves on the North Island?

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3. Which New Zealand city is nicknamed the ‘Edinburgh of the south’?

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4. Where in New Zealand’s Fiordland will you find Mitre Peak?

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5. There are now 10 Great Walks in New Zealand. But in what year was the network first established?

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6. Where will you find this iconic cable car?

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7. What is the name of this 328m high landmark in Auckland?

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8. What is New Zealand’s only native land mammal?

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9. Which heritage town is known for its two goldrush communities?

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10. Can you name the highest mountain in New Zealand?

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11. What is the name of the permanent face markings, or tattoos, used by the Maori people?

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12. What is the name of the epic train journey from Christchurch to Greymouth?

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13. New Zealand is home to 150 Lord of the Rings filming locations, but in which town can you find the fictional village of Hobbiton

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14. Can you identify this beautiful location from the picture?

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15. Where is considered the whale watching capital of New Zealand?

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16. What is the town of Rotorua known for?