Bylong River facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsBylong River
|Other name(s)||Bylong Creek|
|State||New South Wales|
|Region||NSW North Coast (IBRA), Central Tablelands, Hunter|
|Local government area||Mid-Western Regional|
|Main source||Wollemi National Park, Great Dividing Range
748 m (2,454 ft)
|River mouth||confluence with the Goulburn River
north of Bylong
218 m (715 ft)
|Length||48 km (30 mi)|
|River system||Hunter River catchment|
|National park||Wollemi NP|
Bylong River rises in the central tablelands of the Capertee Valley, within Wollemi National Park, on the north-western slopes of the Great Dividing Range, below Goat Mountain, and flows generally north-east, joined by seven tributaries, including the Growee River, before reaching its confluence with the Goulburn River, north of the village of Bylong. The river descends 530 metres (1,740 ft) over its 48 kilometres (30 mi) course.
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