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Pongaroa River
Native name Pongaroa
Country New Zealand
Region Manawatū-Whanganui
District Tararua
Settlements Pongaroa
Physical characteristics
Main source Puketoi Range
River mouth Owahanga River
70 metres (230 ft)
Length 32 kilometres (20 mi)
Basin features
Progression Pongaroa RiverOwahanga River
River system Owahanga River

The Pongaroa River is a river of the southern Manawatū-Whanganui region of New Zealand's North Island. It flows southeast from the Puketoi Range west of Pahiatua, reaching the Owahanga River 15 kilometres from the latter's outflow into the Pacific Ocean.

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