Lakes in New Zealand

7 Lakes in New Zealand. Lakes on this page are displayed on the map.

Lake RotomahanaNew Zealand

Lake Rotomahana is located in the northern section of New Zealand’s North Island, less than one kilometer to the South of Lake Tarawera, and 20 kilometres (12 miles) ... Read more

Lake RotoruaNew Zealand

Lake Rotorua Information and FactsLake Rotorua, considered to be New Zealand’s most productive fishery, has a surface area of 79.8 square kilometres, and is the largest ... Read more

Lake WanakaNew Zealand

Lake Wanaka is the fourth largest lake in New Zealand, with a surface area of 192 km2. It is located in the Otago region, and sits at an altitude of 300 meters. Its maximum depth ... Read more

Lake Waikaremoana is a lake located in the North Island of New Zealand, in the Te Urewera National Park, in the Huiarau mountain range. It was born when dam was ... Read more

Lake TaupoNew Zealand

Lake Taupo is the largest lake in New Zealand by surface area. Located on the country’s North Island, it has a surface area of 616 km2 (238 square miles), and a maximum depth ... Read more

Lake Te AnauNew Zealand

Lake Te Anau is the second largest lake in New Zealand after Lake Taupo by surface area, and is the largest lake on the South Island. Because of its proximity to 3 of the 9 Great ... Read more

Lake WakatipuNew Zealand

Lake Wakatipu is the longest lake in New Zealand with a length of 80 kilometers, and the third largest in the country, with a surface area of 291 km2. Geography and ... Read more