Uawa River

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Uawa River
Uawa River.jpg
Uawa River mouth
Mouth Tolaga Bay
Basin countries New Zealand
Mouth elevation 0

The Uawa River is a river in the Gisborne Region of New Zealand. It begins at the confluence of the Mangatokerau and Hikuwai Rivers, and meanders south for about 10 kilometres before flowing into the sea at Tolaga Bay.[1]

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  1. ^ "Place Name Detail: Uawa River". New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database. Land Information New Zealand. Retrieved 2010-06-25. 

Coordinates: 38°22′32″S 178°18′05″E / 38.375555°S 178.301259°E / -38.375555; 178.301259