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'''New Zealand''' is a country located in the south-western Pacific Ocean comprising of three main landmasses. Its capital is Wellington.
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'''New Zealand''' is a country located in the south-western Pacific Ocean comprising of three main landmasses. Its capital is [[Wellington]].
   
 
==Magical beasts and beings==
 
==Magical beasts and beings==
 
*The [[Antipodean Opaleye]] is a [[Dragon]] native to New Zealand though it has been known to migrate to [[Australia]].{{Fact}}
 
*The [[Antipodean Opaleye]] is a [[Dragon]] native to New Zealand though it has been known to migrate to [[Australia]].{{Fact}}
 
*[[Ghost]]s have been sighted throughout the country.{{Fact}}
 
*[[Ghost]]s have been sighted throughout the country.{{Fact}}
*In Maori myths, there is a [[Kelpie]] like creature called a Taniwha (TAH-NEE-FAR) that resides in rivers.{{Fact}}
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*In Maori myths, there is a [[Kelpie]] like creature called a Taniwha (TAH-NEE-FA) that resides in rivers.{{Fact}}
   
 
==Magical games and sports==
 
==Magical games and sports==
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*[[Quidditch]] was introduced to New Zealand some time in the seventeenth century by a group of [[Europe]]an [[Herbology|herbologists]]. After a long day collecting samples, the [[Wizardkind|wizards]] would relax by playing Quidditch. The [[New Zealand Ministry of Magic]] has spent a lot of effort in trying to keep early Maori art depicting white wizards playing the game away from [[Muggle]]s.{{Fact}}
 
*[[Quidditch]] was introduced to New Zealand some time in the seventeenth century by a group of [[Europe]]an [[Herbology|herbologists]]. After a long day collecting samples, the [[Wizardkind|wizards]] would relax by playing Quidditch. The [[New Zealand Ministry of Magic]] has spent a lot of effort in trying to keep early Maori art depicting white wizards playing the game away from [[Muggle]]s.{{Fact}}
 
*The [[Moutohora Macaws]] are a [[Quidditch]] team from New Zealand.{{Fact}}
 
*The [[Moutohora Macaws]] are a [[Quidditch]] team from New Zealand.{{Fact}}
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*The mascot of New Zealand's [[Quidditch]] Team is a [[Phoenix]] named [[Sparky]].
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==Known locations==
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*[[Moutohora]]
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*[[Wellington]]
   
 
==Behind the scenes==
 
==Behind the scenes==
 
*[[Chris Rankin]] who portrays [[Percy Weasley]] was born in Auckland, New Zealand.
 
*[[Chris Rankin]] who portrays [[Percy Weasley]] was born in Auckland, New Zealand.
 
*[[Terence Bayler]] who portrays the [[Bloody Baron]] was born in Wanganui, New Zealand.
 
*[[Terence Bayler]] who portrays the [[Bloody Baron]] was born in Wanganui, New Zealand.
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*[[Pam Ferris]] who portrays [[Aunt Marge]] was brought up in New Zealand where she found her interest in acting.
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
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[[fr:Nouvelle-Zélande]]
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New Zealand
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Southwestern Oceania

New Zealand is a country located in the south-western Pacific Ocean comprising of three main landmasses. Its capital is Wellington.

Magical beasts and beingsEdit

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NewZealandFlag

A 1994 Quidditch World Cup attendee waving a New Zealand flag.

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