Mogo Creek

The Mogo Creek, a perennial stream of the Hawkesbury-Nepean catchment, is located in the Blue Mountains region of New South Wales, Australia.

Mogo
Wallambine Creek[1]
Location
CountryAustralia
StateNew South Wales
RegionSydney Basin (IBRA), Outer Metropolitan Sydney
MunicipalityCity of Hawkesbury
Physical characteristics
SourceMount Finch, Hunter Range
  locationnear Mount McQuoid
  elevation213 m (699 ft)
Mouthconfluence with the Macdonald River
  location
north of St Albans
  elevation
5 m (16 ft)
Length31 km (19 mi)
Basin features
River systemHawkesbury-Nepean catchment
Tributaries 
  leftLittle Mogo Creek
  rightBroad Arm
[2][3]

Course

The Mogo Creek (officially designated as a river[1]) rises below Mount Finch on the southern slopes of the Hunter Range, about 5 kilometres (3.1 mi) north-west of Mount McQuoid. The river flows generally south, then west, then south, joined by two minor tributaries, before reaching its confluence with the Macdonald River near St Albans Common, north of St Albans. The river descends 208 metres (682 ft) over its 31-kilometre (19 mi) course.[3]

See also

References

  1. "Mogo Creek". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 24 December 2013.
  2. "Place Name Search: Mogo Creek". Geoscience Australia. Commonwealth of Australia. 2010. Retrieved 24 December 2013.
  3. "Map of Mogo Creek". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Digital Atlas Pty Limited. 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013.


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