Wang Wauk River

Wang Wauk River, a perennial river of the Great Lakes[2] system, is located in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales, Australia.

Wang Wauk River
Maclean River[1]
StateNew South Wales
RegionNSW North Coast (IBRA), Mid North Coast
Local government areaMid-Coast Council
Physical characteristics
SourceMeyers Range
2nd sourceHorse Creek and Teatree Creek
  elevation228 m (748 ft)
Mouthconfluence with Coolongolook River
southwest of Nabiac
0 m (0 ft)
Length38 km (24 mi)
Basin features
River systemGreat Lakes[2]
  leftBunyah Creek

Course and features

Formed from the confluence of the Horse Creek and Teatree Creek, the Wang Wauk River rises on the slopes of the Meyers Range within Wang Wauk State Forest, and flows generally north and then east, joined by one minor tributary before reaching its confluence with the Coolongolook River, southwest of Nabiac. The river descends 231 metres (758 ft) over its 38 kilometres (24 mi) course.[3]

See also


  1. "Wang Wauk River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 24 March 2013.
  2. "Lakes". Great Lakes Tourism. Great Lakes Council. Retrieved 17 March 2013.
  3. "Map of Wang Wauk River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 24 March 2013.

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