Sandon River, an open mature wave dominated, barrier estuary,[2] is located in the Northern Rivers region of New South Wales, Australia.

Course and features

Sandon River rises of the eastern slopes of the Summervale Range, west of and flows generally northeast before reaching its mouth at the Coral Sea of the South Pacific Ocean below ; descending 37 metres (121 ft) over its 16 kilometres (9.9 mi) course.[1]

See also


  1. ^ a b "Map of Sandon River, NSW". Bonzle Digital Atlas of Australia. Retrieved 8 March 2013.
  2. ^ Roy, P. S; Williams, R. J; Jones, A. R; Yassini, I; et al. (2001). "Structure and Function of South-east Australian Estuaries". Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science. 53: 351–384. doi:10.1006/ecss.2001.0796.

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Coordinates: 29°43′S 153°15′E / 29.717°S 153.250°E / -29.717; 153.250