Lake Innes is a lake in the South Island of New Zealand.

Lake Innes
LocationSouth Island
Coordinates46°11′S 166°58′E / 46.183°S 166.967°E / -46.183; 166.967Coordinates: 46°11′S 166°58′E / 46.183°S 166.967°E / -46.183; 166.967
Basin countriesNew Zealand

The lake is part of the Aan River. It was named by surveyor John Hay after his colleague John Innes.[1]


  1. ^ Reed, A. W. (2010). Peter Dowling (ed.). Place Names of New Zealand. Rosedale, North Shore: Raupo. p. 181. ISBN 9780143204107.