Warnes River

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Warnes River
Perennial stream[1]
Country Australia
State New South Wales
IBRA New England Tablelands
District Northern Tablelands
Local government area Walcha
Part of Macleay River catchment
Source Mount Werrikimbe, Great Dividing Range
 - location near Red Hill
 - elevation 1,010 m (3,314 ft)
Mouth confluence with the Yarrowitch River
 - location near Yarrowitch
 - elevation 437 m (1,434 ft)
Length 23 km (14 mi)
National park Oxley Wild Rivers NP

Warnes River, a perennial stream of the Macleay River catchment, is located in the Northern Tablelands district of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features[edit]

Warnes River rises below Mount Werrikimbe, on the eastern slopes of the Great Dividing Range south of Red Hill, and flows generally west northwest then north within Oxley Wild Rivers National Park before reaching its confluence with the Yarrowitch River, northeast of Yarrowitch; descending 577 metres (1,893 ft) over its 23 kilometres (14 mi) course.[2]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Warnes River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 5 March 2013. 
  2. ^ a b "Map of Warnes River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 5 March 2013. 

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Coordinates: 31°14′S 152°05′E / 31.233°S 152.083°E / -31.233; 152.083