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Lake Waiparera
Location Northland Region, North Island
Type dune lake
Catchment area 315.7 hectares (780 acres)
Basin countries New Zealand
Surface area 103.0 hectares (255 acres)
Max. depth 6.0 metres (19.7 ft)

Lake Waiparera is a dune lake in the Northland Region of New Zealand.It is located immediately North-West of Waiharara on the Aupouri Peninsula. The lake is the largest of the Aupouri Lakes. The catchment is predominately pasture (approximately 70%), with the remainder scrub or wetland. The lake has several inflows (drains), with no obvious outflows. The lake is easily accessed from SH1.

The lake is monitored by Northland Regional Council, and the environmental information can be viewed on the LAWA website.

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