Nunnock River

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Nunnock River
Perennial stream[1]
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Regions South Eastern Highlands (IBRA), Monaro
Municipality Bega Valley
Part of Bega River
Source South Coast Range, Great Dividing Range
 - location near Brown Mountain
 - elevation 954 m (3,130 ft)
 - coordinates 36°39′S 149°25′E / 36.650°S 149.417°E / -36.650; 149.417
Mouth confluence with the Bemboka River
 - location near Kallarney, Snowy Mountains Highway
 - elevation 224 m (735 ft)
Length 8.2 km (5 mi)

The Nunnock River, a perennial stream[1] of the Bega River catchment, is located in the Monaro region of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features[edit]

The Nunnock River rises below Bull Mountain in the South Coast Range, that is part of the Great Dividing Range, about 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) east of Brown Mountain; and flows generally southeast and northeast before reaching its confluence with the Bemboka River near the locale of Kallarney, adjacent to the Snowy Mountains Highway, approximately 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) west by north of Bemboka.[1] The river descends 729 metres (2,392 ft) over its 8.2 kilometres (5.1 mi) course.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c "Nunnock River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 14 May 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Map of Nunnock River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 14 May 2013. 

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Coordinates: 36°37′S 149°27′E / 36.617°S 149.450°E / -36.617; 149.450