Dora Creek facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsDora Creek
Dora Creek, view from behind Avondale College
|Native name||Doree Doree|
|Other name(s)||Dory River|
|State||New South Wales|
|Region||Sydney Basin (IBRA), Central Coast, Hunter|
|Local government area||Lake Macquarie|
|Main source||Watagan Mountains
40 m (130 ft)
|River mouth||Lake Macquarie
0 m (0 ft)
|Length||22.5 km (14.0 mi)|
Course and features
Dora Creek River rises below Watagan Mountains west of Martinsville, and flows generally southeast by south, joined by two minor tributaries, before reaching its river mouth within Lake Macquarie, near the town of Dora Creek. The river descends 40 metres (130 ft) over its 22.5 kilometres (14.0 mi) course.
The F3 Freeway crosses the creek, west of Morisset.
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