Nowlands Creek

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Nowlands Creek
Watercourse[1]
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Regions NSW North Coast (IBRA), Northern Tablelands
Local government area Guyra
Part of Clarence River catchment
Source Thunderbolts Range
 - location Diggers Hill
 - elevation 1,290 m (4,232 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Sara River
 - location Nightcap Range
 - elevation 549 m (1,801 ft)
Length 37 km (23 mi)
[1][2]

The Nowlands Creek, a watercourse of the Clarence River catchment, is located in the Northern Tablelands region in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

Location and features[edit]

Nowlands Creek rises in Thunderbolts Range, below The Black Mountain, about 1.5 kilometres (0.93 mi) east of Diggers Hill. The river flows generally northeast before reaching its confluence within the Sara River in remote country with the Nightcap Range. The river descends 739 metres (2,425 ft) over its 37 kilometres (23 mi) course.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Nowlands Creek". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 3 October 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Map of Nowlands Creek, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 3 October 2013. 


Coordinates: 30°02′S 152°08′E / 30.033°S 152.133°E / -30.033; 152.133