Tamar River

The Tamar River, officially kanamaluka / River Tamar, is a 70-kilometre estuary located in northern , Australia. Despite being called a river, the waterway is a brackish and tidal estuary over its entire length.

Notable Places in the Area

is in Low Head, , about 7 kilometres north of on the east side of the mouth of the Tamar River. is situated 1½ km north of Tamar River. Photo: DiverDave, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a suburb of , on a peninsula at the mouth of the Tamar River, 5 kilometres north-west of the town centre.

and Low Head are historic townships in . Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tamar River

-41.0684° or 41° 4' 6.3" south
146.7853° or 146° 47' 6.9" east
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Tamar River
  • Chinese: 塔馬爾河
  • Chinese: 塔马尔河
  • Chuvash: Теймар
  • Egyptian Arabic: نهر تامار
  • French: Tamar
  • Georgian: ტამარი
  • German: Tamar River
  • Ido: Tamar
  • Irish: Abhainn Tamar
  • Polish: Tamar
  • Russian: Теймар
  • Swedish: Tamar River
  • Ukrainian: Тамар
  • Welsh: Afon Tamar
  • Penrabbel
  • River Tamar

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