Little River (Dubbo)

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Little River
Country Australia
State New South Wales
IBRA South Eastern Highlands
Districts Central West, Orana
Municipalities Cabonne, Dubbo, Wellington
Part of Macquarie catchment, Murray–Darling basin
Source Curumbeyenya Range
 - location between Molong and Parkes
 - elevation 633 m (2,077 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Macquarie River
 - location west of Geurie
 - elevation 270 m (886 ft)
Length 122 km (76 mi)

Little River (Dubbo), a watercourse[1] of the Macquarie catchment within the Murray-Darling basin, is located in the central western and Orana districts of New South Wales, Australia.

The river rises in Curumbeyenya Range within Goobang National Park, west of Molong and flows generally north north-east, joined by three minor tributaries, before reaching its confluence with the Macquarie River west of Geurie; descending 363 metres (1,191 ft) over its 122 kilometres (76 mi) course.

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  1. ^ a b "Little River (Dubbo LGA)". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 10 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Map of Little River, NSW". Retrieved 10 February 2013. 

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Coordinates: 32°24′21″S 148°42′01″E / 32.40583°S 148.70028°E / -32.40583; 148.70028