Robinson River (Western Australia)

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Robinson River
Physical characteristics
 - elevation152 metres (499 ft)[1]
 - location
Stokes Bay
 - elevation
sea level
Length107 kilometres (66 mi)
Basin size3,329 square kilometres (1,285 sq mi)[2]

The Robinson River is a river in the Kimberley of Western Australia.

The headwaters of the river rise below the Van Emmerick Range and then flow in a westerly direction through Moondoma Yards, Holmans Crossing and Oombagooma then discharging into the Indian Ocean via Stokes Bay approximately 50 kilometres (31 mi) North of Derby.

There are six tributaries to the Robinson River including; Keightly River, Mondooma Creek, Pardaboora River, Tarraji River and Townshend River.


  1. ^ "Bonzle Digital Atlas – Map of Robinson River". 2009. Retrieved 2 April 2009.
  2. ^ "Modelled seabed response to possible climate change scenarios over the next 50 years in the Australian Northwest" (PDF). CSIRO. 1 March 2008. Retrieved 16 January 2014.

Coordinates: 16°49′14″S 123°57′03″E / 16.82056°S 123.95083°E / -16.82056; 123.95083