Geehi River

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Geehi River
Swampy Plain River, Rocky Plain Creek[1]
Perennial river[1]
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Regions Australian Alps (IBRA), Snowy Mountains
Local government area Tumbarumba Shire
Part of Murray catchment, Murray-Darling basin
 - left Valentine Creek, Three Rocks Creek, Kosciuszko Creek
Source Strumbo Range, Snowy Mountains
 - location below Mount Jagungal
 - elevation 1,890 m (6,201 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Swampy Plain River
 - location near Mount Youngal
 - elevation 1,130 m (3,707 ft)
Length 47 km (29 mi)
National park Kosciuszko NP
Reservoirs Geehi Reservoir

The Geehi River, a perennial river of the Murray catchment of the Murray-Darling basin, is located in the Snowy Mountains region of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features[edit]

The Geehi River rises below Mount Jagungal, part of Strumbo Range within the Kosciuszko National Park, and flows generally southwest before reaching its confluence with the Swampy Plain River, below Mount Youngal, near the locality of Geehi. The river descends 1,450 metres (4,760 ft) over its 47 kilometres (29 mi) course.[2]

The Alpine Way crosses the Geehi River near its confluence with the Swampy Plain River.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c "Geehi River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 4 June 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Map of Geehi River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 3 June 2013. 

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Coordinates: 36°17′S 148°18′E / 36.283°S 148.300°E / -36.283; 148.300