Gunningbland Creek

The Gunningbland Creek, a perennial river of the Lachlan subcatchment, part of the Murrumbidgee catchment of the Murray-Darling basin, is located in the Central West region of New South Wales, Australia.

Location of the Gunningbland Creek mouth in New South Wales
StateNew South Wales
RegionNSW South Western Slopes (IBRA), Central West
Physical characteristics
Source confluenceMyall Creek and Box Camp Creeks
  locationwest of Parkes
  coordinates33°2′46″S 147°59′4″E
  elevation271 m (889 ft)
Mouthconfluence with the Goobang Creek
west of Bogan Gate
33°9′29″S 147°27′10″E
206 m (676 ft)
Length54 km (34 mi)
Basin features
River systemLachlan sub–catchment,
Murray-Darling basin

Course and features

The Gunningbland Creek (technically a river[1]) is formed by or near the confluence of the Myall and Box Camp Creeks, west of Parkes, and flows generally west southwest before reaching its confluence with the Goobang Creek, west of Bogan Gate. The creek descends 65 metres (213 ft) over its 54-kilometre (34 mi) course.[2]

See also


  1. "Gunningbland Creek". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 28 December 2014.
  2. "Map of Gunningbland Creek, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 28 December 2014.

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