Christmas Creek

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Christmas Creek
StateNew South Wales
RegionNSW North Coast (IBRA), Mid North Coast
Local government areaKempsey
Physical characteristics
SourceRoses Knob, Great Dividing Range
 - locationnear Collombatti
 - elevation121 m (397 ft)
Mouthconfluence with the Macleay River
 - location
at Frederickton
 - elevation
−4 m (−13 ft)
Length38 km (24 mi)
Basin features
River systemMacleay River catchment

The Christmas Creek, a perennial stream[1] that is part of the Macleay River catchment, is located in the Mid North Coast region of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features[edit]

Christmas Creek rises below Roses Knob, about 6.4 kilometres (4.0 mi) east by north of the locality of Willawarrin, near Collombatti, within the Collombatti State Forest. The river flows generally south southeast before reaching its confluence with the Macleay River at Frederickton.[1] The river descends 125 metres (410 ft) over its 38 kilometres (24 mi) course.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c "Christmas Creek". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 6 October 2013. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ a b "Map of Christmas Creek, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 6 October 2013.

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Coordinates: 31°00′S 152°45′E / 31.000°S 152.750°E / -31.000; 152.750