Blicks River

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Blicks River
Main Water Creek[1]
Country Australia
State New South Wales
IBRA New England Tablelands
District Northern Tablelands
Municipality Clarence Valley
Part of Clarence River catchment
Source Majors Point, Great Dividing Range
Source confluence Majors Creek and Little Falls Creek
 - location east of Ebor
 - elevation 1,340 m (4,396 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Nymboida River
 - location north of Dorrigo
 - elevation 419 m (1,375 ft)
Length 67 km (42 mi)

Blicks River, a perennial stream[1] that is part of the Clarence River catchment, is located in the Northern Tablelands district of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features[edit]

Blicks River is formed through the confluence of Majors Creek and Little Falls Creek, below Majors Point, within the Great Dividing Range, northeast of the village of Ebor. The river flows generally north, east by north, and then east, reaching its confluence with the Nymboida River, north of Dorrigo. The river descends 921 metres (3,022 ft) over its 67 kilometres (42 mi) course.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Blicks River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Blicks River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 1 March 2013. 

Coordinates: 30°11′S 152°41′E / 30.183°S 152.683°E / -30.183; 152.683