Mataura

Mataura is a town in the Southland region of the South Island of New Zealand. Mataura has a meat processing plant, and until 2000 it was the site of a large pulp and paper mill.

Mataura is also the setting for Dunedin crime fiction author Vanda Symon's debut novel, Overkill.

Read more about MatauraGeography, Population, History, Local Government, Education, Facilities, Electricity Supply, Famous Mataura Citizens, Cardigan Bay

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