Towallum River

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Towallum River
Towallum Creek, Back Creek[1]
Perennial river
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Regions New England Tablelands (IBRA), Northern Tablelands
Local government area Clarence Valley
Part of Clarence River catchment
Source Great Dividing Range
 - location near Moleton, northwest of Coramba
 - elevation 480 m (1,575 ft)
Mouth confluence with Kangaroo River
 - location below Koukandowie Mountain
Length 23 km (14 mi)

Towallum River, a perennial river of the Clarence River catchment, is located in the Northern Tablelands region of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features[edit]

Towallum River rises on the slopes of the Great Dividing Range near Moleton, northwest of Coramba, and flows generally north and northwest before reaching its confluence with the Kangaroo River, below Koukandowie Mountain; over its 23 kilometres (14 mi) course.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "Towallum River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 25 March 2013.

Coordinates: 30°03′S 152°54′E / 30.050°S 152.900°E / -30.050; 152.900