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Adjungbilly
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Region South Eastern Highlands (IBRA), Riverina, South West Slopes
LGAs Snowy Valleys, Cootamundra-Gundagai
Town Adjungbilly
Physical characteristics
Main source Adjungbilly Swamp
near Tumorrama
888 m (2,913 ft)
River mouth confluence with Tumut River
near Darbalara
225 m (738 ft)
Length 46 km (29 mi)
Basin features
River system Murrumbidgee catchment,
Murray–Darling basin
Tributaries
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    Sandy Creek (Adjungbilly)

The Adjungbilly Creek, a mostly–perennial river that is part of the Murrumbidgee catchment within the Murray–Darling basin, is located in the South West Slopes and Riverina regions of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features

The Adjungbilly Creek (technically a river) rises in the Adjungbilly Swamp, near Tumorrama, on the western slopes of the Australian Alps, and flows generally northwest in a highly meandering course before reaching its confluence with the Tumut River, near Darbalara, approximately 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) above its junction with the Murrumbidgee River. The creek descends 664 metres (2,178 ft) over its 46-kilometre (29 mi) course.

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