"The proposed site consists of cones and other geological features of volcanic origin in urban Auckland and rural south Auckland. This serial site is proposed as a Mixed Cultural and Natural Heritage Site. Sites of cultural value include the iconic cones of Maungawhau/Mount Eden, Maungakiekie/One Tree Hill, Maungarei/Mount Wellington, and Te Pane o Mataaho/Mangere Mountain, and the remarkable Otuataua stonefield gardens complex. Sites of natural value include the Rangitoto shield and scoria caves, the Ihumatao fossil forest and the Wiri lava cave." Source: UNESCO World Heritage Tentative List
One Tree Hill and Cornwall Park from the air, Auckland, New Zealand. Thanks to Adrienne of New Zealand.
Auckland and Rangitoto island. Viewed from Mt. Eden, Rangitoto island, in Huraki Gulf, is the most recent volcanic cone on the Auckland isthmus, 750-800 years old. Thanks to "summer_night" of New Zealand.