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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
16th November 2018
Reference:   7305
Placename:   Bombo
Designation:   Village
Status:   Assigned 7th September 1973
LGA:   Kiama
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -34 39 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 51 30
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -34 38 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 51 34
Topographic Map:   Kiama
1:100000 Map:   Kiama 9028
Parish:   Kiama
County:   Camden
Description:   A village about 2 km N of Kiama and about 7 km E by N of Jamberoo.
Meaning:   Also: thunder. (McCarthy; 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal: from Thumbon, the name of a renowned headman and warrior born in this district. (Reed 1967)
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