Little Coliban River

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Little Coliban
Country Australia
State Victoria
Regions Riverina bioregion (IBRA), Central Highlands
Local government area Macedon Ranges
Part of Victorian north–central catchment,
Murray-Darling basin
Landmark Lake Eppalock
Source Great Dividing Range
 - location below Goodfellows Hill, near Tylden
 - elevation 574 m (1,883 ft)
 - coordinates 37°19′56″S 144°24′45″E / 37.33222°S 144.41250°E / -37.33222; 144.41250
Mouth confluence with the Coliban River
 - location Upper Coliban Reservoir
 - elevation 501 m (1,644 ft)
 - coordinates 37°17′27″S 144°23′55″E / 37.29083°S 144.39861°E / -37.29083; 144.39861Coordinates: 37°17′27″S 144°23′55″E / 37.29083°S 144.39861°E / -37.29083; 144.39861
Length 12 km (7 mi)
Reservoir Upper Coliban Reservoir
Little Coliban River is located in Victoria
Little Coliban River
Location of the Coliban River mouth in Victoria

The Little Coliban River, a minor inland perennial river of the north–central catchment, part of the Murray-Darling basin, is located in the lower Riverina bioregion and Central Highlands region of the Australian state of Victoria. The headwaters of the Little Coliban River rise on the northern slopes of the Great Dividing Range and descend to flow north into the Coliban River within the impounded Upper Coliban Reservoir.

Location and features[edit]

The river rises below Goodfellows Hill near Tylden in the Great Dividing Range and flows generally north, before reaching its confluence with the Coliban River within the Upper Coliban Reservoir. The river descends 73 metres (240 ft) over its 12-kilometre (7.5 mi) course.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Little Coliban River". Gazetteer of Australia online. Geoscience Australia, Australian Government.
  2. ^ "Little Coliban River (entry 617628)". VICNAMES. Government of Victoria. Retrieved 20 October 2014.
  3. ^ a b "Map of Little Coliban River, VIC". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 20 October 2014.

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