Boorowa River crossed by the Jubilee Bridge at Boorowa
|Name origin: Aboriginal Wiradjuri for kangaroo; fish hawks|
|State||New South Wales|
|Region||IBRA: South Eastern Highlands|
|Districts||Southern Tablelands, Central West|
|Municipalities||Yass Valley, Boorowa, Upper Lachlan|
|Part of||Murray–Darling basin|
|- left||Breakfast Creek (New South Wales)|
|- right||Pudman Creek|
|- location||north of Yass|
|- elevation||619 m (2,031 ft)|
|- location||south–east of Cowra|
|- elevation||301 m (988 ft)|
|Length||134 km (83 mi)|
|Wikimedia Commons: Boorowa River|
The Boorowa River is in New South Wales, Australia. It is a perennial stream. The river is part of the Lachlan catchment. The catchment is in the Murray-Darling basin. The river rises about 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) north of Yass. It flows north. The river has two minor tributaries. It reaches its confluence with the Lachlan River about 18 kilometres (11 mi) south–east of Cowra. The river drops 318 metres (1,043 ft) over its course of 134 kilometres (83 mi).
References[change | change source]
- "Boorowa". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. 12 May 1995. Retrieved 7 November 2014.
- "Map of Boorowa River". Bonzle.com. Retrieved 7 November 2014.
- "Boorowa River". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. 24 July 1970. Retrieved 7 November 2014.
Other websites[change | change source]
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Boorowa River.|
- "Lachlan River catchment" (map). Office of Environment and Heritage. Government of New South Wales.