Mammy Johnsons River

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Mammy Johnsons River
Mammy Johnsons Creek[1]
Mostly perennial river
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Regions NSW North Coast (IBRA), Mid North Coast, Upper Hunter
Local government area Great Lakes
Part of Great Lakes[2]
Tributaries
 - left Oakey Creek, Black Bullock Creek
 - right Wards River, Terreel Creek
Source Great Dividing Range
 - location below Winns Mountain, northwest of Bulahdelah
 - elevation 408 m (1,339 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Karuah River
 - location north northwest of Stroud
 - elevation 37 m (121 ft)
Length 55 km (34 mi)
National park Ghin-Doo-Ee
[3]

Mammy Johnsons River, a mostly perennial river of the Great Lakes[2] system, is located in the Mid North Coast and Upper Hunter regions of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features[edit]

Mammy Johnsons River rises on the southwestern slopes of the Great Dividing Range, below Winns Mountain, north northwest of Bulahdelah, and flows generally north, west and south, joined by four tributaries including Wards River, before reaching its confluence with the Karuah River north northwest of Stroud. The river descends 371 metres (1,217 ft) over its 55 kilometres (34 mi) course.[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Mammy Johnsons River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Lakes". Great Lakes Tourism. Great Lakes Council. Retrieved 17 March 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Map of Mammy Johnsons River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 

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Coordinates: 32°15′S 152°03′E / 32.250°S 152.050°E / -32.250; 152.050