Canterbury region

Snow - Arthurs Pass National Park. Photo: P Simpson.

Temple Basin

Map of New Zealand highlighting Canterbury region.

Temple Basin sits on the main divide of the Southern Alps/Kā Tiritiri o te Moana, in Arthur's Pass National Park.

This field trip explores Temple Basin, where students can learn about life forms within an Alpine Region, and the history and current plans of Temple Basin and Arthur’s Pass National Park.


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