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21st May 2019
Reference:   37381
Placename:   Merriwa River
Designation:   River
Status:   Assigned 9th August 1968
Previous Names:   Smiths Rivulet
Merriwa Creek
Middle Creek
Harrys Creek
LGA:   Upper Hunter
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -32 06 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 22 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -32 05 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 22 04
1:100000 Map:   Merriwa 8933
Parish:   Howard
County:   Brisbane
Description:   A perennial stream rising on the south slopes of The Great Dividing Range about 6.5 km east by north of Oxleys Peak. It flows generally southward for about 70 km into the Goulburn River about 4 km north north east of Mt. Kerrabee.
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