|State||New South Wales|
|Region||NSW North Coast (IBRA), Mid North Coast|
|Local government area||Kempsey|
|Source||Roses Knob, Great Dividing Range|
|⁃ location||near Collombatti|
|⁃ elevation||121 m (397 ft)|
|Mouth||confluence with the Macleay River|
|−4 m (−13 ft)|
|Length||38 km (24 mi)|
|River system||Macleay 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. The river descends 125 metres (410 ft) over its 38 kilometres (24 mi) course.
- "Macleay River catchment" (map). Office of Environment and Heritage. Government of New South Wales.
- Northern Rivers Geology Blog - Macleay River