Corang River

Corang River is a perennial river of the Shoalhaven catchment located in the Southern Tablelands region of New South Wales, Australia.

Corang River
Corang River at Wog Wog looking east
Location
CountryAustralia
StateNew South Wales
RegionSydney Basin (IBRA), Southern Tablelands
Local government areaQueanbeyan–Palerang
Physical characteristics
SourceBudawang Range
  elevation720 m (2,360 ft)
MouthShoalhaven River
  location
north of Corang
  elevation
511 m (1,677 ft)
Length23 km (14 mi)
Basin features
River systemShoalhaven River
Tributaries 
  leftJerricknorra Creek
  rightSmilers Creek, Gallaghars Creek, Corang Creek, Nadgengutta Creek
National parkBudawang
[1]

Location and features

Corang River rises on the western slopes of the Budawang Range and flows generally northwest, joined by five minor tributaries, before reaching its confluence with the Shoalhaven River at Cardies Point, north of Corang,[2] descending 209 metres (686 ft) over its 23 kilometres (14 mi) course.[1]

See also

References

  1. "Map of Corang River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. 2013. Retrieved 18 May 2013.
  2. "Corang River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 18 May 2013.


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