Oruanui or Ōruanui is a rural community in the Taupo District and region of New Zealand's , located northwest of on State Highway 1.The New Zealand Ministry for Culture and Heritage gives a translation of "place of many pits" for Ōruanui.The local Ōruanui Marae is a meeting place of the Ngāti Tūwharetoa hapū of Ngāti Te Rangiita and Te Kapa o Te Rangiita.
-38.5767° or 38° 34' 36" south
176.025° or 176° 1' 30.1" east
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519 metres (1,703 feet)
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node 7812138128
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  • Catalan: Oruanui
  • Gallegan: Oruanui
  • Maori: Oruanui

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  • Locality in Waikato, New Zealand

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