Kerripit River

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Kerripit River
Rawdon Stream[1]
Perennial river
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Regions New England Tablelands (IBRA), NSW North Coast, Upper Hunter, Mid North Coast
Local government area Mid-Coast Council
Part of Manning River catchment
 - right Tindag Creek, Pipeclay Gully
Source Barrington Tops, Great Dividing Range
 - location below Careys Peak, Barrington Tops National Park
 - elevation 1,450 m (4,757 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Barrington River
 - location north northwest of Berrico
 - elevation 212 m (696 ft)
Length 35 km (22 mi)
National park Barrington Tops

Kerripit River, a perennial river of the Manning River catchment, is located in the Upper Hunter district of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features[edit]

Kerripit River rises below Careys Peak in the Barrington Tops within the Great Dividing Range, in the Barrington Tops National Park, and flows generally northeast before reaching its confluence with the Barrington River, north northwest of the village of Berrico. The river descends 1,240 metres (4,070 ft) over its 35 kilometres (22 mi) course.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Kerripit River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 16 March 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Map of Kerripit River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 16 March 2013. 

Coordinates: 32°00′S 151°42′E / 32.000°S 151.700°E / -32.000; 151.700