Makaroa is an island in the Gambier Islands of French Polynesia, 8.5 km south of Mangareva within the same lagoon. Makaroa is about 1.3 km in length and has a small rocky islet off its NW point.
Makaroa is uninhabited. It is a jagged and barren island with a maximum height of 138 m. 1.8 km to the SSE lies Kamaka Island.
- ^ "Population". Institut de la statistique de la Polynésie française. Retrieved 2 October 2014.
- ^ David Stanley, Tahiti-Polynesia handbook
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