The Jerrara Creek, a watercourse that is part of the Lachlan sub-catchment of the Murrumbidgee catchment within the Murray–Darling basin, is located in the South West Slopes region of New South Wales, Australia.
|State||New South Wales|
|Region||South Eastern Highlands (IBRA), South West Slopes|
|Source||Great Dividing Range|
|⁃ location||near Wheeo trigonometry station|
|⁃ coordinates||34°29′31″S 149°15′59″E|
|Mouth||confluence with Lachlan River|
|southeast of Rugby|
|Length||21 km (13 mi)|
|River system||Lachlan sub-catchment,|
Course and features
The Jerrara Creek (technically a river) rises on the slopes of the Great Dividing Range north of Gunning near the locality of Wheeo, and flows generally west before reaching its confluence with the Lachlan River southeast of Rugby. The course of the creek is approximately 21 kilometres (13 mi).
- "Lachlan River catchment" (map). Office of Environment and Heritage. Government of New South Wales.
- Trueman, Will (2012). True Tales of the Trout Cod: River Histories of the Murray–Darling Basin (Lachlan River catchment booklet) (PDF). Canberra: Murray–Darling Basin Authority. ISBN 978-1-921914-98-0. Archived from the original (PDF) on 25 February 2014.