List of twin towns and sister cities in New Zealand


This is a list of territorial authorities in New Zealand which have standing links to local communities in other countries. In most cases, the association, especially when formalised by local government, is known as "town twinning" (usually in Europe) or "sister cities" (usually in the rest of the world).

Map of New Zealand

A


Ashburton[1]

Auckland[2]

C


Christchurch[3]

D


Dunedin[4]

G


Gisborne[5]

Gore[6]

H


Hamilton[7]

Hastings[8]

Hutt[9]

I


Invercargill[10]

M


Marlborough[11]

Masterton[12]

N


Napier[13]

Nelson[14]

New Plymouth[15]

P


Palmerston North[16]

Porirua[17]

Q


Queenstown-Lakes[18]

R


Rotorua Lakes[19]

S


Selwyn[20]

T


Taupo[21]

Tauranga[22]

Timaru[23]

U


Upper Hutt[24]

  • Mesa, United States

W


Waipa – Cambridge[25]

Wellington[26][27]

Whakatāne[28]

Whanganui[29]

Whangarei[30]

References


  1. "Sister Cities". ashburtondc.govt.nz. Ashburton District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  2. "International relations". aucklandcouncil.govt.nz. Auckland Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  3. "Sister Cities Programme". ccc.govt.nz. Christchurch City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  4. "Sister cities". dunedin.govt.nz. Dunedin City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  5. "Sister Cities". gdc.govt.nz. Gisborne District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  6. "Sister City". goredc.govt.nz. Gore District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  7. "Sister City Programmes and International Partnerships". hamilton.govt.nz. Hamilton City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  8. "Hastings-Guilin Sister City relationship". hastingsdc.govt.nz. Hastings District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  9. "International Relationships". huttcity.govt.nz. Hutt City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  10. "Sister Cities". icc.govt.nz. Invercargill City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  11. "Marlborough Sister Cities". marlborough.govt.nz. Marlborough District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  12. "Sister Cities". mstn.govt.nz. Masterton District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  13. "Our sister cities". napier.govt.nz. Napier City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  14. "Sister and Friendly Cities". nelson.govt.nz. Nelson City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  15. "New Plymouth Sister City Campaign Hots Up!". scoop.co.nz. Scoop Independent News. 5 June 2019. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  16. "International relations". pncc.govt.nz. Palmerston North City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  17. "International partnerships". poriruacity.govt.nz. Porirua City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  18. "Annual report summary / Whakarāpopototaka o te Rīpoata ā-tau 2018/19" (PDF). qldc.govt.nz. Queenstown-Lakes District Council. p. 4. Retrieved 10 July 2020.
  19. "Rotorua Sister Cities". rotorualakescouncil.nz. Rotorua Lakes Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  20. "Sister Cities". selwyn.govt.nz. Selwyn District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  21. "Taupo District Friendship and Sister Cities". taupodc.govt.nz. Taupo District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  22. "Community Partnerships" (PDF). tauranga.govt.nz. Tauranga City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  23. "Sister cities". timaru.govt.nz. Timaru District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  24. "Newsletter – May 2019" (PDF). heretaunga.school.nz. Heretaunga College. 5 July 2019. p. 4. Retrieved 27 April 2021.
  25. "Sister Cities". waipadc.govt.nz. Waipa District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  26. "Sister cities". wellington.govt.nz. Wellington City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  27. "Historical sister cities". wellington.govt.nz. Wellington City Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  28. "Sister Cities". whakatane.govt.nz. Whakatāne District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  29. "Sister Cities". whanganui.govt.nz. Whanganui District Council. Retrieved 20 May 2020.
  30. "Party secretary of Haikou Sun Xinyang meets with the mayor of Whangarei, New Zealand". tropicalhainan.com. Tropical Hainan. 19 June 2016. Retrieved 11 July 2020.