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Nau mai ra ki Māruawai

Hokonui whakapiripiri, Mataura waiora, Māruawai taurikura.

Welcome to Gore

Hokonui that gathers. The lively waters of the Mataura. The nourishing lands of Māruawai.

The events capital of Southland

Whether its country music, cutting edge fashion, brown trout fishing or one of NZ's largest agricultural gatherings - we've something for everyone.

Gore - the Brown Trout Fishing Capital of the World

Visitors and locals alike share a common passion for brown trout fishing in our District - come and see why.
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