Because we’re one of the first countries to see the sun, we’ve had kiwis from around New Zealand saying Good Morning to the world over the past year. Watch their videos below!

We’ve been saying Good Morning to the world from across New Zealand over the past year. Watch the videos below!

Day 364 | Ohakune

Ben’s morning takes him back in time, over a railway crossing that used to transfer supplies in the early 1900s.

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Day 363 | Waikato

Hmm, wonder what hot drink Annie will be having with her breakfast at the gorgeous Zealong Tea Estate in the Waikato?


Day 362 | Rotorua

Mateo and his mates would love to wish you a good morning from the Rotorua Canopy Tours. Neat aye?

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Day 361 | Nelson Tasman

Skiing in the winter, sailing in the summer. Jasmine and Rebecca are pretty grateful to call the Nelson Lakes National Park home.


Day 360 | Stewart Island

A little overcast weather won't stop Hana enjoying a morning paddle around scenic Watercress Bay on Stewart Island today.


Day 359 | Tauranga

Orca inbound! Good morning from Amy & Brandon, aboard the Bay Explorer in the Bay of Plenty.


Day 358 | Omaha Beach

Good morning on World Ocean Day from the girls at Omaha Beach. We can’t wait to see you on the sand when the time is right.


Day 357 | Canterbury

This morning we’re getting in a cheeky fly fish with Andrew in the Ahuriri Valley nestled between the mountains.


Day 356 | Cambridge

From Ben in the mighty Waikato to wherever you are, stay safe and kia ora world.


Day 355 | West Coast

It’s a fresh start to World Environment Day for Gerry at Lake Moeraki. His experience as a biologist means he knows practically everything about his favourite lake.


Day 354 | Hawke's Bay

Good morning from the central Hawke’s Bay and the longest place name in the world. 85 letters long!


Day 353 | Wanaka

It might be a wee bit early for a bio-dynamic wine right now. However, Shannon will be enjoying a Riesling at the Rippon Winery this afternoon.


Day 352 | The Coromandel

Stay safe, stay well and good morning from Steph in the Coromandel.


Day 351 | Stewart Island

It’s clouded over this morning, but Gabriel got in some solid star gazing last night.


Day 350 | Mt Ruapehu

This morning Hayz shares some local knowledge from the base of Mt Ruapehu, in front of the Chateau Tongariro.


Day 349 | Omarama

It’s an early morning pedal around Lake Benmore in Omarama for Jasmine today.


Day 348 | Wairarapa

Raymond, Kylee, Marc and Bear the dog are enjoying a cast off Castlepoint today. Let’s hope they get some bites.


Day 347 | Bay of Islands

Early morning is the best time to see the fish jumping in the Bay of Islands here in New Zealand.

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Day 346 | Abel Tasman

Good morning from a place so relaxed even the birds fly slowly. The Abel Tasman National Park

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Day 345 | Wellington

Syamim loves the views across Wellington Harbour, a great place for an early morning stroll.


Day 344 | Manawatū

When the time is right, Chris and Kepa would love your family to come and meet theirs in the mighty Manawatū.


Day 343 | Auckland

By ‘we’re having a walk’ you mean you’re walking... Freja is enjoying the view of sunny Takapuna Beach, right Stu?


Day 342 | Moeraki

David’s morning walk down the beach is full of stories as grand as the Moeraki Boulders that lie in the sand.

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Day 341 | Tongariro National Park

Kepa wishes you a good morning from his marae in the Tongariro National Park, to your home.

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Day 340 | Te Puke

Fun fact: we kiwis get our name from our national bird. But that’s not to say we don’t love the fruit. Graeme and his grandkids have had a fair few!

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Day 339 | Stewart Island

The birds are always singing on Ulva Island, the world’s southernmost bird sanctuary.

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Day 338 | Coromandel

From Nick's bubble in The Coromandel to yours, we hope you and your families stay safe and well today.

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Day 337 | Lake Pukaki

A glassy morning at Lake Pukaki has got the makings of some pretty serene stone skimming for Jessica and her family.

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Day 336 | Hunua Ranges

Andi’s morning escape takes her into the heart of the Hunua Ranges just outside of Auckland.

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Day 335 | Auckland

Sailor and Meadow are making the most of the sunshine and taking their morning stroll in beautiful Grey Lynn Park in Auckland.

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Kia ora

In New Zealand we say kia ora, which in its simplest form means hello. Find out more about our greeting and discover cultural experiences. 

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