Georges River - Introduction
Where is the Georges River Catchment located?
The Georges River catchment covers approximately 960 square kilometres and about 800,000 people live in the catchment. The Georges River rises south of Appin near Campbelltown and flows downstream for 96 kilometres to enter Botany Bay at Sans Souci. A substantial part of the catchment is bushland contained in Heathcote National Park, the Holsworthy Army Base and on private and Crown land.
The upper catchment includes the upper reaches of the Woronora River and Dam and the Upper Georges River, O'Hares Creek and Prospect Reservoir. The lower catchment includes the urban areas of Campbelltown, Liverpool, Bankstown, Sutherland, Kogarah, Kurnell, Botany and areas around Botany Bay
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