Capertee River

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Bogee River[1]
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Regions Sydney Basin (IBRA), Central Tablelands
Municipalities Mid-Western Regional, Lithgow
Part of Hawkesbury-Nepean catchment
Source Brymair Creek
Source confluence Tea Tree Creek
 - location near Bogee, southeast of Kandos
 - elevation 510 m (1,673 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Wolgan River to form the Colo River
 - location northeast of Newnes
 - elevation 147 m (482 ft)
Length 105 km (65 mi)
National park Wollemi NP

The Capertee River, a perennial stream[1] that is part of the Hawkesbury-Nepean catchment, is located in the Central Tablelands region of New South Wales, Australia.


The Capertee River rises on the Great Dividing Range, near Bogee, southeast of Kandos, formed by the confluence of the Tea Tree Creek and Brymair Creek, and flows through the Capertee Valley, generally to the south, east, and southeast, joined by seven minor tributaries, to its confluence with Wolgan River to form the Colo River, northeeast of Newnes. The river descends 363 metres (1,191 ft) over its 105-kilometre (65 mi) course.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Capertee River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 27 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Capertee River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 27 February 2013. 

Coordinates: 33°12′S 150°28′E / 33.200°S 150.467°E / -33.200; 150.467