Orutua River

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Orutua River
Country New Zealand
Physical characteristics
River mouth Pacific Ocean
Length 10 km (6 mi)

The Orutua River is a river of the Gisborne Region of New Zealand's North Island. One of the country's easternmost rivers, it rises in rough hill country to the southwest of East Cape, flowing north to reach the Pacific Ocean to the east of Te Araroa.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Place name detail: Orutua River". New Zealand Gazetteer. Land Information New Zealand. Retrieved 2010-04-23. 

Coordinates: 37°38′28″S 178°26′51″E / 37.641244°S 178.447536°E / -37.641244; 178.447536