Pareora River

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Pareora River
Origin Hunters Hills
Mouth Pacific Ocean
Basin countries New Zealand
Length 56 kilometres (35 mi)

The Pareora River is a river of the Canterbury Region of New Zealand's South Island. It has its origins in several small streams flowing from the Hunters Hills, and flows north before turning southeast to reach the Pacific ocean at the southern end of the township of Pareora, eight kilometres south of Timaru.

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

Coordinates: 44°30′S 171°13′E / 44.500°S 171.217°E / -44.500; 171.217