Little River (Dubbo)

Little River (Dubbo), a watercourse[2] of the Macquarie catchment within the Murray-Darling basin, is located in the central western and Orana districts of New South Wales, Australia.

Little River
StateNew South Wales
IBRASouth Eastern Highlands
DistrictCentral West, Orana
MunicipalitiesCabonne, Dubbo, Wellington
Physical characteristics
SourceCurumbeyenya Range
  locationbetween Molong and Parkes
  elevation633 m (2,077 ft)
Mouthconfluence with the Macquarie River
west of Geurie
270 m (890 ft)
Length122 km (76 mi)
Basin features
River systemMacquarie catchment, Murray–Darling basin

The river rises in Curumbeyenya Range within Goobang National Park, west of Molong and flows generally north north-east, joined by three minor tributaries, before reaching its confluence with the Macquarie River west of Geurie; descending 363 metres (1,191 ft) over its 122 kilometres (76 mi) course.

See also


  1. "Map of Little River, NSW". Retrieved 10 February 2013.
  2. "Little River (Dubbo LGA)". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 10 February 2013.

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