Sandy Creek (Richmond Valley)

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Sandy Creek
Perennial stream[1]
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Regions NSW North Coast (IBRA), Northern Rivers
LGA Richmond Valley
Part of Richmond River catchment
 - location near Busbys Flat
Mouth confluence with the Richmond River
 - location Bungawalbin
 - coordinates 29°1′53″S 153°15′47″E / 29.03139°S 153.26306°E / -29.03139; 153.26306Coordinates: 29°1′53″S 153°15′47″E / 29.03139°S 153.26306°E / -29.03139; 153.26306
Length 55 km (34 mi)
Sandy Creek (Richmond Valley) is located in New South Wales
Sandy Creek (Richmond Valley)
Location of the Sandy Creek mouth in New South Wales

The Sandy Creek, a perennial stream[1] of the Richmond River catchment, is located in Northern Rivers region in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

Location and features[edit]

Sandy Creek rises about 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) north of the village of Busbys Flat. The river flows generally east, north, east, and then south before reaching its confluence with the Richomnd River near Bungawalbin, south of Coraki. The river flows for approximately 55 kilometres (34 mi) over its course.[1]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d "Sandy Creek". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 2 October 2013. 

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