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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
11th December 2018
Reference:   9860
Placename:   Brunswick River
Designation:   River
Status:   Assigned 29th January 1971
Previous Name:   Middle or Main Arm of Brunswick Ri
LGA:   Byron
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -28 30 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   153 25 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -28 29 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   153 25 04
Topographic Map:   Burringbar
1:100000 Map:   Murwillumbah 9541
Parish:   Mullumbimby
County:   Rous
Description:   A perennial stream rising about 8 km SSE of Uki. It flows generally ESE for about 25km into the South Pacific Ocean at Brunswick Heads.
Origin:   Aboriginal - this reach was known as Durangbil to the Aborigines. (J.S.Ryan; 1963; p.28).
History:   See entry for `Brunswick Heads`.
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