Boorowa River crossed by the Jubilee Bridge at Boorowa
|Etymology||Aboriginal: Wiradjuri for kangaroo; fish hawks|
|State||New South Wales|
|Region||IBRA: South Eastern Highlands|
|District||Southern Tablelands, Central West|
|Municipalities||Yass Valley, Boorowa, Upper Lachlan|
|⁃ location||north of Yass|
|⁃ elevation||619 m (2,031 ft)|
|south–east of Cowra|
|301 m (988 ft)|
|Length||134 km (83 mi)|
|River system||Murray–Darling basin|
|⁃ left||Breakfast Creek (Boorowa, New South Wales)|
|⁃ right||Pudman Creek|
Location and features
The river rises about 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) north of Yass and flows generally north, joined by two minor tributaries, before reaching its confluence with the Lachlan River about 18 kilometres (11 mi) south–east of Cowra; dropping 318 metres (1,043 ft) over its course of 134 kilometres (83 mi).
- "Boorowa". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 14 January 2013.
- "Map of Boorowa River". Bonzle.com. Retrieved 14 January 2013.
- "Boorowa River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 14 January 2013.