The chief tributaries of the Murray are the Darling and the Murrumbidgee, which is joined by the Lachlan.
The Murray and the Murrumbidgee are permanent streams, but the Darling occasionally ceases to run in part of its course, and for a thousand miles above its junction with the Murray it receives no tributary.
WAGGA-WAGGA, a town of Wynyard county, New South Wales, Australia, on the left bank of the river Murrumbidgee, 309 m.
The Murrumbidgee is here spanned by a steel viaduct, the approaches of which are formed by heavy embankments.
Oxley traced the river until it lost itself in the swamps east of 147° E., then crossing the river he traversed the country between the Lachlan and Murrumbidgee as far as 34° S.