Wikipedia:WikiProject Riverina

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Welcome to the Riverina WikiProject, a collaboration area and group of editors dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of the Riverina region of New South Wales, Australia.

(For more information on WikiProjects, please see Wikipedia:WikiProject and the Guide to WikiProjects).

Also visit the Australian Wikipedians' noticeboard for collaboration on Australian articles in general.


General goals
  • To coordinate and improve articles related to Riverina region in New South Wales, Australia;
  • To foster collaboration between wikipedians interested in the area;
  • To establish appropriate linkages with the Wikipedia Australia project and portal;
  • To ascertain and identify the Riverina component of other Wikipedia projects.

Standards and notability[edit]


  • To cover all topics related to the Riverina region


The parent WikiProject of this project is: WikiProject Australian places (see also: Category:WikiProject Australia).

Article alerts[edit]

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Similar WikiProjects[edit]

Wikipedia:WikiProject Victoria


Open tasks[edit]

edit·history·watch·refresh Stock post message.svg To-do list for Wikipedia:WikiProject Riverina:

Here are some tasks awaiting attention:

Stub tags and categories[edit]

The primary categories for organising articles about the Riverina is Category:Riverina.


Main article: Riverina
Categories: Category:Riverina, Category:Towns in the Riverina
100% finished

Of all towns/communities within Riverina area, 100% exist as an article complete with info box. All articles have been appropriately categorised and listed. All articles are tagged with Commons box. Of the 248 articles approximately 60% have a single or multiple images included.

Parks and protected areas
Main article: Protected areas of New South Wales
57% finished

Of x articles, y exist and z are detailed.

Category: Category:Tourist attractions in New South Wales
65% finished

Of x articles, y exist, and z of them are detailed.

Government: LGAs, State and Federal electorates
Main article: Government of New South Wales (not in scope but leads to others); Local Government Areas of New South Wales; New South Wales Legislative Assembly electoral districts; Divisions of the Australian House of Representatives#New South Wales
Categories: Category:Local Government Areas of New South Wales, Category:Local Government Areas of the Riverina, New South Wales, Category:Electoral districts of New South Wales
State electorates 100% finished - others still need more work

Of x articles, y exist and z is detailed.


Main article: Rivers of New South Wales
50% finished

Of x articles, y exist and z are detailed.
All existing articles have an appropriate category and list.


Main article: List of Australian highways
50% finished

Of x articles, y exist and z are detailed.
All existing articles have an appropriate category and list.



Main Article: ??? Category: Category:Education in New South Wales

?% finished


Template Result Usage

Plus inclusion in Category:Riverina stubs

Stub articles relating to Riverina NSW
{{WPRiverinaNotice}} Template:WPRiverinaNotice Talk pages of articles related to Riverina NSW
{{User WikiProject Riverina}}
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User pages of members of the WikiProject


Main tool page:
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.

External watchlist[edit]