Macleay River

Macleay River is situated on the Mid North Coast in the Northern Rivers district of New South Wales. It is a wave dominated barrier estuary with an open, trained entrance.

Estuary characteristics

Entrance
location
Latitude (ºS) -30.87
Longitude (ºE) 153.03
Catchment area (km2) 11287.0
Estuary area (km2) 31.6
Estuary volume (ML) 70235.2
Average depth (m) 2.6
Macleay River