Rocky River (New South Wales) facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsRocky River
Thunderbolts Way crossing Rocky River at Uralla
|Other name(s)||Gwydir River|
|State||New South Wales|
|Region||IBRA: New England Tablelands|
|Main source||Kentucky Creek
Rocky River, west of Uralla
977 m (3,205 ft)
|River mouth||confluence with Boorolong Creek to form Gwydir River
south of Yarrowyck
754 m (2,474 ft)
|Length||34 km (21 mi)|
|River system||Gwydir River, Murray–Darling basin|
Sourced from the western slopes of the Great Dividing Range, the river rises at First Creek Falls on Kentucky Creek, at Rocky River, west of Uralla, and flows generally to the north and north-west, before reaching its confluence with the Boorolong Creek to form Gwydir River, south of Yarrowyck; descending 223 metres (732 ft) over its 34 kilometres (21 mi) course.
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