New South Wales North Coast

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New South Wales North Coast
New South Wales

View east over the NSW North Coast towards the Tasman Sea overlooking the Bellinger River valley.

The interim Australian bioregions,
with New South Wales North Coast in red.
Area 39,966 km2 (15,431.0 sq mi)
Localities around New South Wales North Coast:
New England Tablelands South East Queensland Tasman Sea
Brigalow Belt South New South Wales North Coast Tasman Sea
South Eastern Highlands Sydney Basin Tasman Sea

New South Wales North Coast or NSW North Coast, an interim Australian bioregion, is located in New South Wales, [1] [2] comprising 3,996,591 hectares (9,875,790 acres). [3]



In the IBRA system it has the code of (NNC), and it has nineteen sub-regions:

IBRA regions and subregions: IBRA7
IBRA subregionIBRA
ha acres
Washpool NNC01 59,377146,720
Cataract NNC02 121,338299,830
Dalmorton NNC03 316,458781,980
Chaelundi NNC04 188,279465,250
Yuraygir NNC05 45,815113,210
Coffs Coast and Escarpment NNC06 308,115761,370
Macleay Hastings NNC07 729,1701,801,800
Carrai Plateau NNC08 20,10050,000
Macleay Gorges NNC09 153,349378,930
Upper Manning NNC10 83,181205,540
Comboyne Plateau NNC11 123,315304,720
Mummel Escarpment NNC12 400,916990,690
Barrington NNC13 110,903274,050
Tomalla NNC14 227,615562,450
Ellerston NNC15 113,183279,680
Upper Hunter NNC16 232,750575,100
Karuah Manning NNC17 602,4231,488,620
Rocky River Gorge NNC18 86,829214,560
Guy Fawkes NNC19 73,477181,570


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