Coorongooba Creek

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Country Australia
State New South Wales
Regions Sydney Basin (IBRA), Central Tablelands
Municipality City of Lithgow
Part of Hawkesbury-Nepean catchment
 - left Running Stream Creek
Source Mount Boonbourwa, Great Dividing Range
 - location Wollemi National Park
 - elevation 621 m (2,037 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Capertee River
 - location east of Glen Davis
 - elevation 323 m (1,060 ft)
Length 25 km (16 mi)
National park Wollemi NP

The Coorongooba Creek, a perennial stream of the Hawkesbury-Nepean catchment, is located in the Central Tablelands region of New South Wales, Australia.


The Coorongooba Creek (officially designated as a river[1]) rises west of Mount Boonbourwa in the Great Dividing Range, in remote country east of Kandos and north-east of Glen Alice. The river flows generally south, joined by one minor tributary, before reaching its confluence with the Capertee River, 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) east of Glen Davis. The river descends 299 metres (981 ft) over its 25-kilometre (16 mi) course; and is entirely contained within the Wollemi National Park.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Coorongooba Creek". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 24 December 2013. 
  2. ^ "Place Name Search: Coorongooba Creek". Geoscience Australia. Commonwealth of Australia. 2010. Retrieved 24 December 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Map of Coorongooba Creek". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Digital Atlas Pty Limited. 2013. Retrieved 24 December 2013. 

Coordinates: 33°47′S 150°29′E / 33.783°S 150.483°E / -33.783; 150.483