Nattai River facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsNattai
An aerial photograph of the Nattai River to form Lake Burragorang, in 2012.
|State||New South Wales|
|Region||Sydney Basin (IBRA), Southern Highlands|
|Main source||Mittagong Range, Great Dividing Range
south of Mittagong
452 m (1,483 ft)
|River mouth||confluence with the Wollondilly River to form Lake Burragorang
116 m (381 ft)
|Length||51 km (32 mi)|
|River system||Hawkesbury-Nepean catchment|
|National park||Nattai National Park|
Course and features
The Nattai River rises on the Mittagong Range within the Great Dividing Range, south of Mittagong, and flows generally north northwest and then north northeast, joined by nine tributaries including the Little River, before reaching its confluence with the Wollondilly River within Lake Burragorang southwest of the locality of Nattai. The river descends 336 metres (1,102 ft) over its 51-kilometre (32 mi) course.
Nattai River Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.