McRae River (Western Australia)
|Length||35 kilometres (22 mi)|
|Source elevation||168 metres (551 ft)|
|Mouth elevation||7 metres (23 ft)|
It was first located on 14 May 1865 by a party led by government Assistant Surveyor James Cowle, during an exploration expedition from Camden Harbour to the south of the Glenelg River. It was named after one of the exploration party, Camden Harbour Pastoral Association member Alexander Joseph McRae, who had sailed from Melbourne to settle the region.
- "Bonzle Digital Atlas - Map of McRae River, WA". 2011. Retrieved 18 September 2011.
- Cowle, James (26 Sep 1865). "Explorations in the Camden Harbour Disrict: Report of an Expedition South of the Glenelg, by Assistant Surveyor Cowle, North District, 2nd May 1865". The Inquirer & Commercial News. p. 2. Retrieved 26 July 2012.
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