Orutua River

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Orutua River
Mouth Pacific Ocean
Basin countries New Zealand
Length 10 kilometres (6.2 mi)

The Orutua River is a river of the Gisborne Region of New Zealand's North Island. One of the country's easternmost rivers, it rises in rough hill country to the southwest of East Cape, flowing north to reach the Pacific Ocean to the east of Te Araroa.[1]

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  1. ^ "Place Name Detail: Orutua River". New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database. Land Information New Zealand. Retrieved 2010-04-23. 

Coordinates: 37°38′28″S 178°26′51″E / 37.641244°S 178.447536°E / -37.641244; 178.447536