Undowah River

The Undowah River, a perennial river of the Snowy River catchment, is located in the Monaro region of New South Wales, Australia.

Undowah River
StateNew South Wales
RegionSouth Eastern Highlands (IBRA), Monaro
Local government areasSnowy Monaro Regional Council
Physical characteristics
SourceThoko Hill
  locationsouthwest of Bemboka
  elevation1,030 m (3,380 ft)
Mouthconfluence with the Bombala River
near Bibbenluke
731 m (2,398 ft)
Length21 km (13 mi)
Basin features
River systemSnowy River catchment
  leftGrassy Flat Creek

Course and features

The Undowah River rises on the southern slopes of Thoko Hill, near the locality of Bellevue, southwest of Bemboka. The river flows generally south by west, joined by one minor tributary before reaching its confluence with the Bombala River near the village of Bibbenluke, northeast of Bombala. The river descends 301 metres (988 ft) over its 21 kilometres (13 mi) course.[2]

See also


  1. "Undowah River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 2 June 2013.
  2. "Map of Undowah River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 2 June 2013.

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