Niemur River

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Niemur River
Perennial stream[1]
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Region IBRA: Riverina
District Riverina
Municipalities Murray, Deniliquin, Wakool
Part of Murray River, Murray–Darling basin
Source Edward River
 - location near Moonahcullah
 - elevation 92 m (302 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Wakool River
 - location north of Swan Hill
 - elevation 63 m (207 ft)
Length 155 km (96 mi)
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Niemur River, a perennial stream of the Murray catchment and part of the Murray-Darling basin, is located in the western Riverina region of south western New South Wales, Australia.

The river leaves Edward River, near Moonahcullah, flowing generally west north-west, joined by five minor tributaries, before reaching its confluence with the Wakool River, north of Swan Hill; descending 29 metres (95 ft) over its 155 kilometres (96 mi) course.[2]

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  1. ^ "Niemur River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 10 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Map of Niemur River". Bonzle.com. Retrieved 10 February 2013. 

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Coordinates: 35°08′S 143°42′E / 35.133°S 143.700°E / -35.133; 143.700