Hanmer River

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Hanmer River
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The Hanmer River just downstream from the State Highway 7A bridge is a popular swimming spot
Country New Zealand
Main source Hurunui District
River mouth Waiau River

The Hanmer River is a river in the Hurunui District of New Zealand. It originates in the Hossack Saddle between the Hanmer Range and the Amuri Range, and flows south-west into the Waiau River about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) south-west of Hanmer Springs.[1][2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Peter Dowling (editor) (2004). Reed New Zealand Atlas. Reed Books. pp. map 72. ISBN 0-7900-0952-8. 
  2. ^ Discover New Zealand:A Wises Guide (9th ed.). 1994. p. 381. 

Coordinates: 42°34′10″S 172°51′12″E / 42.56944°S 172.85333°E / -42.56944; 172.85333