Kiwi River

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Kiwi River
Country New Zealand
Basin features
River mouth Hope River
Physical characteristics
Length 8 km (5 mi)

The Kiwi River is a river of New Zealand's South Island.[1] One of the headwaters of the Hope River, it flows generally northwest from its source within Lake Sumner Forest Park, 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) north of Lake Sumner.

There are numerous other smaller watercourses in New Zealand called "Kiwi stream" or "Kiwi creek".

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Place Name Detail: Kiwi River". New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database. Land Information New Zealand. Retrieved 20 April 2010. 

Coordinates: 42°37′46″S 172°14′46″E / 42.629350°S 172.246204°E / -42.629350; 172.246204