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The Mangere Inlet is an arm of the Manukau Harbour, the southwestern of the two harbours of Auckland, New Zealand and itself an arm of the Tasman Sea. The inlet lies between the two cities of Auckland City and Manukau, two of the four cities which make up the Auckland conurbation, and extends east for 4 km. It is 1800 m wide at its widest point. Manukau Harbour is the second largest natural harbour in New Zealand and the sixth largest in the world by area. ... Auckland, in the North Island of New Zealand, is the largest urban area in New Zealand. ... Satellite photo of the Tasman Sea The Tasman Sea is the large body of water between Australia and New Zealand and is a south-western segment of the South Pacific Ocean. ... This article is about the City of Auckland. ... Manukau City is a city in the Greater Auckland region of New Zealand. ...


It is surrounded by the suburbs of Te Papapa, Southdown, Westfield, Otahuhu, Mangere East, Favona, and Mangere Bridge. The narrowest point on the Auckland isthmus is at Otahuhu, where the coast of the Mangere Inlet is a mere 1200 m from the Otahuhu Creek, which ultimately feeds into the Hauraki Gulf. Te Papapa is a suburb of Auckland, New Zealand. ... Westfield is an Auckland suburb. ... Otahuhu is a suburb of Auckland, New Zealand. ... A true-colour image showing Auckland city (left), the Hauraki Gulf (centre) and the Coromandel Peninsula (right). ...


The Mangere Bridge crosses the western end of the inlet where it joins to the main body of the Manukau Harbour. At this point, the inlet is about 750 m wide. Completed in 1983, the Mangere Bridge is a harbour bridge on the Manukau Harbour in south-eastern Auckland, New Zealand. ...


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BIGpedia - Mangere - Encyclopedia and Dictionary Online (239 words)
Mangere is one of the larger suburbs of Manukau City, one of the four cities that make up the conurbation of Auckland, in northern New Zealand.
The suburb is located on flat land at the northeastern shore of the Manukau Harbour, to the northwest of the centre of Manukau city and 15 kilometres south of Auckland city centre.
Mangere's most famous son is former Prime Minister of New Zealand David Lange, who was the Member of Parliament for Mangere from 1977 until 1996.
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