Avon River (Marlborough)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For other rivers called Avon, see River Avon.
Avon River
Country New Zealand
River mouth Waihopai River
Physical characteristics
Length 20 km (12 mi)

The Avon River flows northeast from its sources in rough country southwest of Blenheim to reach the Waihopai River 20 kilometres (12 mi) from the latter's outflow into the Wairau River of New Zealand.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Place Name Detail: Avon River". New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database. Land Information New Zealand. Retrieved 2009-11-24. 

Coordinates: 41°38′00″S 173°39′57″E / 41.633240°S 173.665896°E / -41.633240; 173.665896