Ropes Creek (New South Wales)
|Name origin: In honour of Anthony Rope|
|State||New South Wales|
|Regions||Sydney basin (IBRA), Greater Western Sydney|
|Local government areas||Liverpool, Fairfield, Penrith, Blacktown|
|Part of||Hawkesbury-Nepean catchment|
|- elevation||103 m (338 ft)|
|Mouth||confluence with South Creek|
|- elevation||35 m (115 ft)|
|Length||23 km (14 mi)|
|Nature reserve||Wianamatta Regional Park|
Course and features
Ropes Creek rises in the south-western suburbs of Sydney, near Devils Back Tunnel, about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) north north-east of . The creek flows generally north before reaching its confluence with South Creek, in the suburb of , north of the Wianamatta Regional Park. The creek descends 68 metres (223 ft) over its 23 kilometres (14 mi) course.
- "Ropes Creek" (PDF). State of the waterways: Management plan. City of Blacktown. 2005.
- City of Blacktown (2005) (PDF). State of the waterways: Ropes Creek - Associated Map 1 (Map). http://www.blacktown.nsw.gov.au/files/9134dab5-42bb-44d4-9801-a08a0108e78d/StateoftheWaterways-RopesCreek-AssociatedMap1.pdf.
- City of Blacktown (2005) (PDF). State of the waterways: Ropes Creek - Associated Map 2 (Map). http://www.blacktown.nsw.gov.au/files/5c2d498c-cbf3-4b59-9d8d-a08a010918f4/StateoftheWaterways-RopesCreek-AssociatedMap2.pdf.
- "Friends of Ropes Creek". website
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