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Waipara River
Country New Zealand
Region West Coast
District Westland
Physical characteristics
Main source Bonar Glacier
River mouth Arawhata River

The Waipara River drain from the Bonar Glacier on Mount Aspiring / Tititea before joining the Arawhata River and flowing northwest into the Tasman Sea near Jackson Bay. Its name translates to "Muddy Water", wai meaning water and para meaning mud.

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