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Waitoriki is located in Taranaki Region
Coordinates: 39°8′2″S 174°14′36″E / 39.13389°S 174.24333°E / -39.13389; 174.24333Coordinates: 39°8′2″S 174°14′36″E / 39.13389°S 174.24333°E / -39.13389; 174.24333
Country New Zealand
Region Taranaki
District New Plymouth District

Waitoriki is a locality in Taranaki, New Zealand. Inglewood is about 4.5 km to the southwest.[1]


Waitoriki School is a coeducational full primary (years 1-8) school with a decile rating of 4 and a roll of 21.[2] The school began as the Wortley Road School in 1880.[3]


  1. ^ Roger Smith, GeographX (2005). The Geographic Atlas of New Zealand. Robbie Burton. pp. map 85. ISBN 1-877333-20-4. 
  2. ^ "Te Kete Ipurangi - Waitoriki School". Ministry of Education. 
  3. ^ "Take a look back in time and read about the early days of Waitoriki School". Waitoriki School. 

Further reading[edit]


  • "Centennial 1880-1980: Waitoriki, Lincoln & Wortley Road Schools". Waitoriki, [N.Z.]: Jubilee Committee, [1980]. 1980. 
  • "80th jubilee: Waitoriki, Lincoln and Wortley Road schools, 1880-1960". Waitoriki, [N.Z.] ; New Plymouth, [N.Z.]: Jubilee Committee, [1960] ; Taranaki Daily News. 1960. 
  • "Waitoriki School 125 years, 1880-2005". Waitoriki, [N.Z.]: Waitoriki School Jubilee Committee. 2005. 

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