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Naming proposal

Swamps and Waterfalls within Lithgow LGA

GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES ACT 1966

PURSUANT to the provisions of Section 8 of the Geographical Names Act 1966, the Geographical Names Board hereby notifies that it proposes to assign the names:

Sunnyside Swamp for a swamp, located at the headwaters of the Wolgan River extending northward for approximately 1km between Campbells Road and Sunnyside Ridge Road, in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Narrow Swamp for a swamp on a tributary of the Wolgan River extending northward for approximately 1.5km in the locality of Lidsdale.

Lambs Creek Swamp for a swamp, located on Lambs Creek situated approximately 600m south east of Wolgan Road extending east for approximately 1km in the locality of Lidsdale.

Angus Place Swamp for a swamp, located on Kangaroo Creek situated approximately 500m east of Wolgan Road extending eastwards for approximately 2km in the locality of Lidsdale.

Kangaroo Creek Swamp for a swamp, located in the vicinity of Red Hill Road and Glowworm Tunnel Road, on a tributary of Carne Creek extending northward for approximately 4kms in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Wolgan Falls for a waterfall, located on the Wolgan River whose waters fall from a cliff line 30 to 35 metres above the base of the falls, in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Murrays Swamp for a swamp, located in the vicinity of Red Hill Road and Glowworm Tunnel Road, on a tributary of Carne Creek extending northward for approximately 4kms in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Junction Swamp for a swamp, located on the Wolgan River extending north-easterly for approximately 1km in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Tri Star Swamp for a swamp, located on a tributary of the Wolgan River. The centre of the swamp is located approximately 1.4km west of Sunnyside Ridge Road, in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Twin Gully Swamp for a swamp, located on a tributary of the Wolgan River, located approximately 2.2km northeast of the Sunnyside Ridge Road and Birds Rock Trail in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Trail Six Swamp for a swamp, located approximately 1.2km north of the intersection of Sunnyside Ridge Road and Firetrail Six in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Gang Gang Swamp for a swamp, located approximately 1.4km north east of the intersection of Old Bells Line of Road and Gang Gang Road in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Broad Swamp for a swamp, located between North Ridge Road and Camp Road, 3.5km north east of Bungleboori Camping Ground, in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Ida Falls for a waterfall, located on Ida Falls Creek located approximately 900m south of Top Points Railway Station in the locality of Clarence.

Marrangaroo Creek Swamp for a swamp, located approximately 1.5km north west of the junction of State Mine Gully Road and Glowworm Tunnel Road, in the locality of Marrangaroo.

Paddys Creek Swamp for a swamp, located approximately 1.7km northeast of the intersection of State Mine Gully Road and Glowworm Tunnel Road in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Happy Valley Swamp for a swamp, located approximately 900ms north of the Old Bells Line of Road and approximately 500m south of Bungleboori Creek in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Pagoda Swamp for a swamp, located 1km south of Waratah Ridge Road in the locality of Newnes Plateau.

Railway Swamp for a swamp, located approximately 2km east of the intersection of Petra Avenue and Donald Road in the locality of Dargan.

The position and extent for this feature is recorded and shown within the Geographical Names Register of New South Wales.

The proposal can be viewed and submissions lodged on the Geographical Names Board website at www.gnb.nsw.gov.au from Friday 13 July to Monday 13 August 2018. Alternatively, email submissions may be lodged with the Secretary, Geographical Names Board, at ss-gnb@finance.nsw.gov.au or written submissions mailed to 346 Panorama Ave, Bathurst, NSW 2795.

In accordance with Section 9 of the Geographical Names Act 1966, all submissions lodged may be subject to a Government Information (Public Access) application and may be viewed by a third party to assist the Board in considering this proposal.

 

Geographical Names Board
PO Box 143
BATHURST NSW 2795
Narelle Underwood
Chair

 

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