Nelson Lagoon

Nelson Lagoon is situated in the Southern Rivers district of New South Wales. It is a wave dominated barrier estuary with an open entrance.

Estuary characteristics

Entrance
location
Latitude (ºS) -36.69
Longitude (ºE) 149.99
Catchment area (km2) 27.0
Estuary area (km2) 1.3
Estuary volume (ML) 1077.8
Average depth (m) 0.9
Nelson Lagoon