Volcano Gallery


A selection of dramatic images from New Zealand's volcanic centres.

Green Lake, Raoul Island.

Green Lake, Raoul Island.

Macauley Island, Kermadecs.

Macauley Island, Kermadecs.

After the March 2006 eruption, Raoul Island.

After the March 2006 eruption, Raoul Island.

Gas sampling, Ngauruhoe.

Gas sampling, Ngauruhoe.

Champagne Pool, Waiotapu.

Champagne Pool, Waiotapu.

Drowned valleys, Lake Rotoehu.

Drowned valleys, Lake Rotoehu.

Inferno Crater, Waimangu.

Inferno Crater, Waimangu.

Hot spring, Rotorua.

Hot spring, Rotorua.

Geysers, Rotorua.

Geysers, Rotorua.

Hydrothermal eruption effects, Rotorua.

Hydrothermal eruption effects, Rotorua.

Boiling spring, Rotorua.

Boiling spring, Rotorua.

Kuirau Park, Rotorua.

Kuirau Park, Rotorua.

Pohutu Geyser, Rotorua.

Pohutu Geyser, Rotorua.

Ruapehu Crater Lake.

Ruapehu Crater Lake.

Taranaki volcano.

Taranaki volcano.

Taranaki Volcano sunset.

Taranaki Volcano sunset.

Craters of the Moon, Taupo.

Craters of the Moon, Taupo.

Red Crater and Ngauruhoe.

Red Crater and Ngauruhoe.

Tongariro in winter.

Tongariro in winter.

North Crater, Ngauruhoe and Ruapehu.

North Crater, Ngauruhoe and Ruapehu.

Thermal imaging of Whakaari/White Island.

Thermal imaging of Whakaari/White Island.

Whakaari/White Island.

Whakaari/White Island.

Gas plume, Whakaari/White Island.

Gas plume, Whakaari/White Island.

April 2000 eruptive activity, Whakaari/White Island.

April 2000 eruptive activity, Whakaari/White Island.

An active vent at Whakaari/White Island.

An active vent at Whakaari/White Island.