Christmas Creek

The Christmas Creek, a perennial stream[1] that is part of the Macleay River catchment, is located in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales, Australia.

Christmas Creek
StateNew South Wales
RegionNSW North Coast (IBRA), Mid North Coast
Local government areaKempsey
Physical characteristics
SourceRoses Knob, Great Dividing Range
  locationnear Collombatti
  elevation121 m (397 ft)
Mouthconfluence with the Macleay River
at Frederickton
−4 m (−13 ft)
Length38 km (24 mi)
Basin features
River systemMacleay River catchment

Course and features

Christmas Creek rises below Roses Knob, about 6.4 kilometres (4.0 mi) east by north of the locality of Willawarrin, near Collombatti, within the Collombatti State Forest. The river flows generally south southeast before reaching its confluence with the Macleay River at Frederickton.[1] The river descends 125 metres (410 ft) over its 38 kilometres (24 mi) course.[2]

See also


  1. "Christmas Creek". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 6 October 2013.
  2. "Map of Christmas Creek, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 6 October 2013.

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