New Zealand Geology…

Planning a trip to the Land of the Long White Cloud? Want to know where to go to see geological features, museums, etc.?

The Geoscience Society of New Zealand has a website with information about GeoTrips that you can make while in New Zealand.

A few are virtual trips only (such as submarine volcanoes), unless you have the requisite equipment of course!

Along with images and useful background information, each GeoTrip includes advice to get you started with making your own geological explorations and discoveries.

This is certainly something that I will be referring to before our next trip.

The website is

Photo is of Moeraki Boulders, one of the GeoTrip locations on the South Island.

Steve Sorrell photo taken in 2018.