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Bowning
Country Australia
State New South Wales
Region South Eastern Highlands (IBRA), South West Slopes, Riverina
LGA Yass Valley
Town Bowning
Physical characteristics
Main source Great Dividing Range
near Goondah
River mouth confluence with Yass River
west of Yass
Length 15 km (9.3 mi)
Basin features
River system Murrumbidgee sub-catchment,
Murray–Darling basin

The Bowning 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 Bowning Creek (technically a river) rises north of Bowning, on the south western slopes of the Great Dividing Range, and flows generally south by west before reaching its confluence with the Yass River west of Yass.

The creek is crossed by the Hume Highway south of Bowning.

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