Story: Manawatū and Horowhenua places

Moutoa floodgates

Moutoa floodgates

The Moutoa floodgates, built between 1959 and 1962, in operation in February 2004. Water is being diverted from the Manawatū River’s course into the floodway.

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Horizons Regional Council

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Malcolm McKinnon. 'Manawatū and Horowhenua places - Manawatū River and Gorge', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, updated 14-Nov-12