Wando River (Victoria)

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Wando
River[1]
Country Australia
State Victoria
Regions Victorian Midlands (IBRA), Western District
Local government area Glenelg Shire
Part of Glenelg Hopkins catchment
Source
 - location north of Coleraine
 - elevation 146 m (479 ft)
 - coordinates 37°26′30″S 141°33′38″E / 37.44167°S 141.56056°E / -37.44167; 141.56056
Mouth confluence with the Macpherson Creek
 - location Wando, north of Casterton
 - elevation 59 m (194 ft)
 - coordinates 37°30′18″S 141°25′6″E / 37.50500°S 141.41833°E / -37.50500; 141.41833Coordinates: 37°30′18″S 141°25′6″E / 37.50500°S 141.41833°E / -37.50500; 141.41833
Length 34 km (21 mi)
Wando River (Victoria) is located in Victoria
Wando River (Victoria)
Location of the Wando River mouth
in Victoria
[2]

The Wando River, a perennial river of the Glenelg Hopkins catchment, is located in the Western District of Victoria, Australia.

Location and features[edit]

The Wando River rises north of Coleraine and flows generally west, then south before reaching its confluence with the Macpherson Creek, a tributary of the Glenelg River, near the locale of Wando, north of Casterton. The river descends 190 metres (620 ft) over its 34-kilometre (21 mi) course.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wando River: 8266". Vicnames. Retrieved 21 June 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Map of Wando River, VIC". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 21 June 2014.