Aotearoa New Zealand Radiocarbon Database

The Aotearoa New Zealand Radiocarbon Database is an online geospatial database for New Zealand archaeological radiocarbon dates

Information in this database comes from published sources, archived archaeological field reports, and the New Zealand Archaeological Association (NZAA) records.

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View the ANZRD database online.

Geographical distribution of radiocarbon data in the Aotearoa/NZ Radiocarbon Database.


This database should be used with caution. Specific and detailed information about the samples and their interpretation is contained in published data and site reports. These should be consulted to place the data in context. For specific details about radiocarbon ages, we recommend you contact the laboratory concerned.

If a date is missing or data is incorrect, please contact Fiona Petchey.