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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
23rd November 2014
Reference:   10209
Placename:   Bulahdelah
Designation:   Town
Status:   Assigned 30th May 2003
Previous Names:   Village of Bullah Delah
(Old Postal Name - Myall River)
GNB File:   GNB3767,240,4780/64
LGA:   Great Lakes
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -32 24 50
Approx. AGD66 Long:   152 12 24
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -32 24 44
Approx. GDA94 Long:   152 12 28
Topographic Map:   Bulahdelah
1:100000 Map:   Bulahdelah 9333
Parish:   Bulahdelah
County:   Gloucester
Description:   Situated on the left bank of Myall River at the confluence of Crawford and Myall Rivers. On the Pacific Hwy in Bulahdelah address locality, about 39 km S of Nabiac at the foot of the Alum Mountain.
Meaning:   Said to be Kattang for 'meeting of waters'. (Not verified). (Appleton; 1992). Also: 'meeting of waters', 'big (creek, rocks) or 'good camping place' (McCarthy; 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
History:   Originally assigned Town of Bulahdelah.
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