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{{warningbox|The Banks Peninsula was hit by a major earthquake on 22 February.  Services and utilities are badly disrupted, and the area is under a state of emergency.  Travel is not advised while the initial recovery is underway.}}
'''Banks Peninsula''' is in [[Canterbury (New Zealand)|Canterbury]] on the [[South Island]] of [[New Zealand]].
'''Banks Peninsula''' is in [[Canterbury (New Zealand)|Canterbury]] on the [[South Island]] of [[New Zealand]].

Latest revision as of 05:33, 26 January 2013

Banks Peninsula is in Canterbury on the South Island of New Zealand.



  • The Port Hills of Christchurch mark the nothern reaches of the peninsula.

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Banks Peninsula is named after Joseph Banks.


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Some of the bays near Lyttleton can be popular watering holes for Cantabrians. Corsair Bay has one of the nicest beaches in the area, and is a great place to relax on a sunny day

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