Poroporo River

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Poroporo River
Country New Zealand
Physical characteristics
Main source Ruatoria Forest
400 m (1,300 ft)
River mouth Waiapu River
0 metres (0 ft)
Length 18 km (11 mi)

The Poroporo River is a river of the Gisborne Region of New Zealand's North Island. It flows east from its sources in the eastern foothills of the Raukumara Range, reaching the Waiapu River close to its mouth, having shared the Waiapu's bed since the town of Tikitiki.

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"Place Name Detail: Poroporo River". New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database. Land Information New Zealand. Retrieved 12 July 2009. 

Coordinates: 37°47′S 178°28′E / 37.783°S 178.467°E / -37.783; 178.467