|State||New South Wales|
|Region||South East Queensland (IBRA), Northern Rivers|
|Local government area||Richmond Valley|
|⁃ location||near Green Pigeon Mountain, Nimbin|
|⁃ elevation||388 m (1,273 ft)|
|Mouth||confluence with the Wilsons River|
|3 m (9.8 ft)|
|Length||69 km (43 mi)|
|River system||Richmond River catchment|
|⁃ left||Terania Creek|
|⁃ right||Back Creek, Jeffries Creek (New South Wales)|
Location and features
Leycester Creek rises below Lofts Pinnacle on the southern extremity of Tweed Range about 4.5 kilometres (2.8 mi) east by north of Green Pigeon Mountain, in remote country, north northwest of Nimbin. The river flows generally south and then east, joined by three tributaries including Back Creek, before reaching its confluence with the Wilsons River at the town of Lismore. The river descends 386 metres (1,266 ft) over its 69 kilometres (43 mi) course.
- "Richmond River catchment" (map). Office of Environment and Heritage. Government of New South Wales.