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Volcanic centres

The Waikato region’s many volcanic centres increase the chance of volcanic eruptions. Volcanic eruptions can produce ashfall, lahars (mudflows) and lava over wide areas, threatening people, animals and plants. This map shows the location of volcanic centres in the Waikato region. You can download this map in PDF format below.



Find out more about volcanic hazards in the Waikato region.

PDF format

You can download this map in PDF format below.

Volcanic Centres map
(183 kb, 26 seconds to download, 56k modem)