Poroporo River

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Poroporo River
Origin Ruatoria Forest
Mouth Waiapu River
Basin countries New Zealand
Length 18 km (11 mi)
Source elevation 400 m (1,300 ft)
Mouth elevation 0 metres (0 ft)

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