Māori Language Week 2018

This week marks the annual Māori Language Week (10-16th September 2018), so to get people interested in Te Reo I thought I’d revisit the maps I’ve made of the Māori place names of New Zealand/Aotearoa! I first became interested in mapping Māori names last...

New Print: Typography Map of Auckland

A follow up from the 2016 Christchurch map, the Auckland Typography map is a new print beautifully representing central Auckland’s streets, motorways, rail lines, parks and more in flowing street names and places. Check it out below: This design was more...

Te Reo Māori Map of Aotearoa/New Zealand

As part of the 7 day cartography challenge last year, I created two maps showing Te Reo Māori names of towns and cities names across Aotearoa/New Zealand which were well received. Naturally, I wanted to improve the maps by researching the spelling of place names...
Holiday discounts on The Map Kiwi Store!

Holiday discounts on The Map Kiwi Store!

It's that time of year again, the Christmas rush! To make it easier to find that great Christmas gift, you can now get a 15% discount on the New Zealand State Highway Metro Map print (A1 size), and 10% off all other map prints. That includes the full range of print...
Custom Map Dots now available

Custom Map Dots now available

When I first made Map Dots during the 7 Day Cartography Challenge, some of you were asking for designs of different cities. Now, you can order a custom Map Dot for a town or city of your choice, and choose the colour as well! If you need help deciding on a location,...
The Map Kiwi, now in store at Shopology!

The Map Kiwi, now in store at Shopology!

I'm excited to announce that in addition to my web store, products from The Map Kiwi will be making their appearance at a retail location in Christchurch! Shopology is a store located in Christchurch's Arts Centre, upstairs from the i-Site visitors centre on Worcester...