Bowman River

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Bowman River
Perennial river[1]
Country Australia
State New South Wales
IBRA NSW North Coast
District Upper Hunter
Local government area Mid-Coast Council
Part of Gloucester River catchment
Source Great Dividing Range
 - location near Upper Bowman
 - elevation 718 m (2,356 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Gloucester River
 - location near Tugrabakh
 - elevation 83 m (272 ft)
Length 54 km (34 mi)

Bowman River, a perennial river of the Gloucester River catchment, is located in the Upper Hunter district of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features[edit]

Bowman River rises on the eastern slopes of the Great Dividing Range, near Upper Bowman, and flows generally south southeast and east before reaching its confluence with the Gloucester River, near Tugrabakh. The river descends 635 metres (2,083 ft) over its 54 kilometres (34 mi) course.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Bowman River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 15 March 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Map of Bowman River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 15 March 2013. 

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Coordinates: 31°55′S 151°54′E / 31.917°S 151.900°E / -31.917; 151.900