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The Brisbane River in southeast Queensland starts below Mount Stanley at an elevation of 213m and ends near Hamilton .
The Brisbane River drops around 215m over its 309km length.
The Brisbane River flows through Lake Wivenhoe (65m).
22 creeks and rivers flow into the Brisbane River. The five longest tributaries are: Lockyer Creek, Cooyar Creek, Emu Creek, Bremer River and Stanley River - click here for a full list of all 22 tributaries of the Brisbane River.
The Brisbane River is highlighted in yellow on the map below.
Bonzle users have caught and/or seen golden perch and sooty grunter at Brisbane River (Note: some species of fish may not be available at all times of the year. Always check State/Territory fishing regulations for size, bag/possession limits and licensing/permit requirements. Some native fish are protected and may not be taken). Is this list accurate? Have you caught or seen other species of fish at Brisbane River? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
Bonzle users sighted or observed the following birds at Brisbane River: australian owlet-nightjar (Aegotheles cristatus) and brown goshawk (Accipiter fasciatus). Is this list accurate? Are you a keen bird watcher? Have you been bird watching at Brisbane River? What species of birds have you seen? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here. For a comprehensive flexibound field guide to Australia's birds try Birds of Australia: Eighth Edition.
Bonzle users have said that the facilities at Brisbane River include a boat ramp. Do you know of other facilities available at Brisbane River? Is this list accurate? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
Do you know what recreational activities are available at Brisbane River? Contribute your knowledge by clicking here.
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