Tokomaru River

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Tokomaru River
Origin Tararua Range
Mouth Manawatu River
Basin countries New Zealand
Length 27 km (17 mi)

The Tokomaru River is a river of the Manawatu-Wanganui Region of New Zealand's North Island. It rises to the southeast of Shannon and initially flows northeast down a long valley in the Tararua Range before turning northwestto reach the edge of the Manawatu Plain near the town of Tokomaru. From here it turns southwest, reaching the Manawatu River three kilometres north of Shannon.

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

Coordinates: 40°32′S 175°24′E / 40.533°S 175.400°E / -40.533; 175.400