Cann River East Branch

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Cann River East Branch
Country Australia
State Victoria
Regions South East Corner (IBRA), East Gippsland
Local government area Shire of East Gippsland
 - left Flat Rock Creek, Beehive Creek
 - right Fiddlers Green Creek
Source Mount Coopracambra
 - location Chandlers Creek
 - elevation 257 m (843 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Cann River
 - location near Weeragua
 - elevation 161 m (528 ft)
 - coordinates 37°22′19″S 149°11′57″E / 37.37194°S 149.19917°E / -37.37194; 149.19917Coordinates: 37°22′19″S 149°11′57″E / 37.37194°S 149.19917°E / -37.37194; 149.19917
Length 10 km (6 mi)
National park Coopracambra NP
Cann River East Branch is located in Victoria
Cann River East Branch
Confluence of the Cann River East Branch with the Cann River, in Victoria.

The Cann River East Branch is a perennial river located in the East Gippsland region of the Australian state of Victoria.

Course and features[edit]

The Cann River East Branch rises southwest of Mount Coopracambra in remote country on the western boundary of the Coopracambra National Park and flows generally south, joined by three minor tributaries before reaching its confluence with the Cann River, south of the locality of Weeragua in the Shire of East Gippsland. The river descends 97 metres (318 ft) over its 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) course.[2]

The Monaro Highway runs parallel to the course of the river.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Cann River East Branch 12389". Vicnames. Government of Victoria. 2 May 1966. Retrieved 11 January 2014. 
  2. ^ a b c "Map of Cann River East Branch, VIC". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 11 January 2014. 

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