Moonie River at Nindigully
|States||Queensland, New South Wales|
|Regions||Southern Downs, Orana|
|Part of||Barwon River catchment,
|Source||Braemar State Forest,|
|- location||near Tara, Queensland|
|- elevation||347 m (1,138 ft)|
|Mouth||confluence with the Barwon River|
|- location||near Mogi Mogi, New South Wales|
|- elevation||149 m (489 ft)|
|Length||542 km (337 mi)|
|Basin||14,812 km2 (5,719 sq mi)|
|- average||6 m3/s (212 cu ft/s)|
Course and features
The rivers rises south west of Dalby, near Braemar State Forest, south-east of Tara in Queensland, and flows generally to the south-west, joined by thirteen minor tributaries, before reaching its confluence with the Barwon River, near the village of Mogi Mogi in New South Wales; descending 198 metres (650 ft) over its 542-kilometre (337 mi) course. The catchment area has no major towns and is extremely flat. The Moonie River is impounded by Thallon Weir, with a capacity of 185 megalitres (6.5×106 cu ft).
- "Map of Moonie River". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 10 February 2013.
- "Water resources - Overview - Queensland - Surface Water Management Area: Moonie River (Qld)". Australian Natural Resources Atlas. Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts. Retrieved 19 May 2009.