Avon River / Ōtākaro

The Avon River / Ōtākaro (/ˈvən/ and /ˈɔːtɑːkɑːrɔː/) flows through the centre of the city of Christchurch, New Zealand, and out to an estuary, which it shares with the Ōpāwaho / Heathcote River, the Avon Heathcote Estuary / Ihutai.

Avon River / Ōtākaro
Antigua boat sheds on the Avon, Christchurch
Course of the Avon River / Ōtākaro
Avon River / Ōtākaro is located in New Zealand
Avon River / Ōtākaro
Location of mouth
CountryNew Zealand
Physical characteristics
Pegasus Bay via the Avon Heathcote Estuary / Ihutai
43.528°S 172.726°E / -43.528; 172.726
0 m (0 ft)
Length14 km (8.7 mi)

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