New Zealand, Australia and Fiji use different power plugs to the rest of the world. Australasia’s power outlets accept power plugs with 3 flat pins. 1 of which is an earthing pin (this is simply a safety measure). Some power plugs don’t have the earthing pin but they still fit into the power outlets. Technically it’s referred to as a Type I power plug and outlet. Further information can be found on the World Standards Website.
You can easily purchase an adapter locally here or alternatively bring one from home.
The socket pins on New Zealand, Australian & Fijian power plugs look like this:
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