Nadgee River facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsNadgee River
|State||New South Wales|
|Region||South East Corner (IBRA), South Coast|
|Local government area||Bega Valley|
|Main source||Mount Nadgee
319 m (1,047 ft)
|River mouth||Tasman Sea, South Pacific Ocean
Black Head, Cape Howe
|Length||21 km (13 mi)|
|Basin size||58.8 km2 (22.7 sq mi)|
Course and features
Nadgee River rises on the southern slopes of Mount Nadgee within the Nadgee Nature Reserve in remote country near the boundary between New South Wales and Victoria; located about 6 kilometres (3.7 mi) northwest by west of Mount Victoria. The river flows generally east, joined by two minor tributaries before reaching its mouth with the Tasman Sea of the South Pacific Ocean, west northwest of Black Head, north of Cape Howe. The river descends 319 metres (1,047 ft) over its 21 kilometres (13 mi) course.
The catchment area of the river is 58.8 square kilometres (22.7 sq mi) with a volume of 89.6 megalitres (3.16×106 cu ft) over a surface area of 0.3 square kilometres (0.12 sq mi), at an average depth of 0.5 metres (1 ft 8 in).
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