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Falls River (New Zealand)

Falls River, New Zealand
Origin Pikikiruna Range
Mouth Tasman Bay
Basin countries New Zealand

The Falls River, New Zealand is a river in the Tasman District of New Zealand. It arises in the Pikikiruna Range near Mount Evans and flows north-east and then east through the Abel Tasman National Park into Tasman Bay at Sandfly Bay.[1] The river is named because it falls more than 1000 metres in 10 km.[2]

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References

  1. ^ Roger Smith, GeographX (2005). The Geographic Atlas of New Zealand. Robbie Burton. pp. map 130.  
  2. ^ Discover New Zealand:A Wises Guide (9th ed.). 1994. p. 295. 
  • Land Information New Zealand - Search for Place Names

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