Big River (Brodribb River, Victoria) facts for kids
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|Region||South East Corner (IBRA), East Gippsland|
|Local government area||Shire of East Gippsland|
|Main source||Bee Tree Hill
Errinundra National Park
309 m (1,014 ft)
|River mouth||confluence with the Brodribb River
207 m (679 ft)
|Length||10 km (6.2 mi)|
|River system||Snowy River catchment|
|National park||Errinundra NP|
Course and features
The Big River rises below Big Tree Hill within the Errinundra National Park, and flows generally westerly, joined by the Saint Patricks River, before reaching its confluence with the Brodribb River, in remote country southwest of the locality of Malinns in the Shire of East Gippsland. The river descends 101 metres (331 ft) over its 10-kilometre (6.2 mi) course.
The catchment area of the river is administered by the East Gippsland Catchment Management Authority.
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