Stanley River (Tasman)

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Stanley River
Origin Douglas Range
Mouth Waingaro River
Basin countries New Zealand
Length 12 km (7.5 mi)
Mouth elevation 438 metres (1,437 ft)

The Stanley River is a river of the Tasman Region of New Zealand's South Island.[1] It flows southeast from its sources in the Douglas and Anatoki Ranges, reaching the Waingaro River 12 kilometres west of Upper Takaka.[2]

The small Lake Stanley has the Stanley River as both its inflow and outflow. The entire length of the Stanley river is within Kahurangi National Park.


  1. ^ LINZ New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database
  2. ^ New Zealand 1:50000 Topographic Map series sheet BP24 – Takaka

Coordinates: 41°2′35″S 172°40′11″E / 41.04306°S 172.66972°E / -41.04306; 172.66972