Oakura River

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Oakura River
Origin Taranaki/Mount Egmont
Mouth North Taranaki Bight
Basin countries New Zealand
Length 17 kilometres (11 mi)

The Oakura River is a river of the Taranaki Region of New Zealand's North Island. It flows north from the slopes of Taranaki/Mount Egmont, veering northwest before reaching the Tasman Sea at Oakura, southwest of New Plymouth.

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"Place Name Detail: Oakura River". New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database. Land Information New Zealand. Retrieved 12 July 2009. 

Coordinates: 39°06′S 173°57′E / 39.100°S 173.950°E / -39.100; 173.950