Coorongooba Creek

The Coorongooba Creek, a perennial stream of the Hawkesbury-Nepean catchment, is located in the Central Tablelands region of New South Wales, Australia.

StateNew South Wales
RegionSydney Basin (IBRA), Central Tablelands
MunicipalityCity of Lithgow
Physical characteristics
SourceMount Boonbourwa, Great Dividing Range
  locationWollemi National Park
  elevation621 m (2,037 ft)
Mouthconfluence with the Capertee River
east of Glen Davis
323 m (1,060 ft)
Length25 km (16 mi)
Basin features
River systemHawkesbury-Nepean catchment
  leftRunning Stream Creek
National parkWollemi NP


The Coorongooba Creek (officially designated as a river[3]) rises west of Mount Boonbourwa in the Great Dividing Range, in remote country east of Kandos and north-east of Glen Alice. The river flows generally south, joined by one minor tributary, before reaching its confluence with the Capertee River, 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) east of Glen Davis. The river descends 299 metres (981 ft) over its 25-kilometre (16 mi) course; and is entirely contained within the Wollemi National Park.[2]

See also


  1. "Place Name Search: Coorongooba Creek". Geoscience Australia. Commonwealth of Australia. 2010. Archived from the original on 24 December 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013.
  2. "Map of Coorongooba Creek". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Digital Atlas Pty Limited. 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013.
  3. "Coorongooba Creek". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 24 December 2013.

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