Waingongoro River

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Waingongoro River
Country New Zealand
Basin features
Main source Taranaki/Mount Egmont
River mouth South Taranaki Bight
Physical characteristics
Length 44 km (27 mi)

The Waingongoro River is a river of the Taranaki Region of New Zealand's North Island. It flows initially southeast from the slopes of Taranaki/Mount Egmont and passes through the town of Eltham before veering southwest to reach the coast five kilometres west of Hawera.

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

Coordinates: 39°35′S 174°11′E / 39.583°S 174.183°E / -39.583; 174.183