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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
2nd October 2014
Reference:   1932
Placename:   Balarang
Designation:   Urban Place
Status:   Assigned 12th January 1996
GNB File:   GNB2535,1599
LGA:   Shellharbour
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -34 33 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 50 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -34 32 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 50 04
Topographic Map:   Albion Park
1:100000 Map:   Kiama 9028
Parish:   Terragong
County:   Camden
Description:   A neighbourhood about 3.5 km WNW of Shellharbour. Name shown on map marked GNB2535/D.
Meaning:   For: 'place of swamp oak'. (McCarthy; 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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