Mataura River

The Mataura River is in the Southland Region of the South Island of New Zealand. It is 240 kilometres (150 mi) long.

Mataura River
The Mataura Paper Mill operated on the river until 2000
Native nameMataura  (Māori)
Location
CountryNew Zealand
RegionSouthland
TownsAthol, Gore, Mataura, Wyndham
Physical characteristics
SourceMataura Saddle
  locationEyre Mountains
  coordinates45°18′58″S 168°25′12″E
MouthToetoes Bay
  location
Pacific Ocean
  coordinates
46°34′S 168°43′E
  elevation
Sea level
Length240 km (150 mi)
Basin features
Tributaries 
  leftNokomai River, Waikaia River, Mokoreta River