Maropea River

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Maropea River
Country New Zealand
Basin features
Main source Ruahine Range
River mouth Whakaurekou River
Physical characteristics
Length 15 km (9 mi)

The Maropea River is a river of the Manawatu-Wanganui Region of New Zealand's North Island. It flows northwest from the Ruahine Range to join the Whakaurekou River 25 kilometres (16 mi) east of Taihape.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Place Name Detail: Maropea River". New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database. Land Information New Zealand. Retrieved 2010-04-23. 

Coordinates: 39°40′26″S 176°05′21″E / 39.674008°S 176.089131°E / -39.674008; 176.089131