Kōrero: Marlborough places

Sawcut Gorge

Sawcut Gorge

Some 12 kilometres up the Waimā (Ure) River from State Highway One, Sawcut Gorge is a 50-metre long limestone chasm on Isolation Creek, around 150 metres deep but only 2 metres wide at its narrowest.

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Photograph by Jock Phillips

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Malcolm McKinnon, 'Marlborough places - Awatere valley', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/31871/sawcut-gorge (accessed 13 December 2019)

He kōrero nā Malcolm McKinnon, updated 18 Jun 2015