Mount Maunganui (an extinct volcano) in the north island city of Tauranga (settled by the Maori in the late 13 century) in the Bay of Plenty, New Zealand. Was independent from Tauranga until the completion of the Tauranga Harbour Bridge in
Map: New Zealand, Aotearoa. (The Land of the Long White Cloud.) North Island, Te Ika a Maui (The Fish of Maui). South Island, Te Waka a Maui (The Canoe of Maui) or Te Wai Pounamu (The place of the Greenstone).