Telegherry River

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Telegherry River
Right Hand Branch Karuah River[1]
Perennial river
Telegherry River near 4 corners.JPG
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Regions NSW North Coast (IBRA), Mid North Coast, Upper Hunter
Local government area Great Lakes
Part of Great Lakes[2]
Source Williams Range, Great Dividing Range
 - location below The Mountaineer, southwest of Gloucester
 - elevation 929 m (3,048 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Karuah River
 - location north of Dungog
 - elevation 157 m (515 ft)
Length 28 km (17 mi)

Telegherry River, a perennial river of the Great Lakes[2] system, is located in the Mid North Coast and Upper Hunter regions of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features[edit]

Telegherry River rises on the southeastern slopes of the Williams Range within the Great Dividing Range, below The Mountaineer, southwest of Gloucester, and flows generally south southeast and east, before reaching its confluence with the Karuah River north of Dungog. The river descends 771 metres (2,530 ft) over its 28 kilometres (17 mi) course.[3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Telegherry River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Lakes". Great Lakes Tourism. Great Lakes Council. Retrieved 17 March 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "Map of Telegherry River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 19 March 2013. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 32°11′S 151°44′E / 32.183°S 151.733°E / -32.183; 151.733