Hapuka River

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Not to be confused with the Hapuku River in Canterbury, New Zealand.
Hapuka River
Country New Zealand
Basin features
Main source Westland District
River mouth Tasman Sea

The Hapuka River is a river of Westland District, New Zealand. It flows from near The Woolsack north-west to join the Okuru and Turnbull Rivers just before they enter the Tasman Sea.[1] The river is slow-moving and drains swampy land. There are brown trout in the lagoon area.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Peter Dowling (editor) (2004). Reed New Zealand Atlas. Reed Books. pp. map 70. ISBN 0-7900-0952-8. 
  2. ^ "Hapuka River Trout Fishing". Retrieved 2009-07-11. 

Coordinates: 43°54′37″S 168°53′49″E / 43.91028°S 168.89694°E / -43.91028; 168.89694