Mole River (New South Wales)
|The Mole River|
|State||New South Wales|
|Region||IBRA: New England Tablelands|
|Part of||Macintyre River, Murray–Darling basin|
|- location||west of Sandy Flat|
|- elevation||614 m (2,014 ft)|
|Source confluence||Bluff River|
|Mouth||confluence with the Dumaresq River|
|- location||near Mole River|
|- elevation||363 m (1,191 ft)|
|Length||73 km (45 mi)|
Course and features
Sourced from the western slopes of the Great Dividing Range, the river rises at the confluence of Deepwater River and Bluff River, west of Sandy Flat, and flows generally to the west before reaching its confluence with the Dumaresq River, near the village of Mole River; descending 252 metres (827 ft) over its 73 kilometres (45 mi) course.
The Mole River is one of the remotest headwaters of the Murray-Darling basin; and the area drained is hilly and rocky.
- "Mole River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 5 February 2013.
- "Map of Mole River, NSW". Bonzle.com. Retrieved 5 February 2013.
- Barker, Tony (25 October 2007). "Council calls for Mole River Dam". Tenterfield Star. Retrieved 22 December 2007.
- "Border Rivers catchments" (map). Office of Environment and Heritage. Government of New South Wales.
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