Kybeyan River

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Country Australia
State New South Wales
Regions South Eastern Highlands (IBRA), Monaro
Municipality Cooma-Monaro
Part of Murrumbidgee catchment,
Murray–Darling basin
Source Great Dividing Range
 - location south-east of Kybeyan
 - elevation 1,060 m (3,478 ft)
 - coordinates 36°24′21″S 149°28′47″E / 36.40583°S 149.47972°E / -36.40583; 149.47972
Mouth Numeralla River
 - location near Warrens Corner
 - elevation 745 m (2,444 ft)
 - coordinates 36°13′13″S 149°21′25″E / 36.22028°S 149.35694°E / -36.22028; 149.35694Coordinates: 36°13′13″S 149°21′25″E / 36.22028°S 149.35694°E / -36.22028; 149.35694
Length 36 km (22 mi)
Location of the Kybeyan River mouth
in New South Wales

The Kybeyan River, a watercourse that is part of the Murrumbidgee catchment within the Murray–Darling basin, is located in the Monaro region of New South Wales, Australia.

The river rises on the western slopes of the Great Dividing Range, near Greenland Swamp, and flows generally north and north-west, joined by three tributaries before reaching its confluence with the Numeralla River, near Warrens Corner; descending 317 metres (1,040 ft) over its 36-kilometre (22 mi) course.[1][2]

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  1. ^ a b "Kybeyan River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 7 February 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Map of Kybeyan River". Retrieved 7 February 2013.