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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
17th October 2018
Reference:   71001
Placename:   Bermagui River
Designation:   River
Status:   Assigned 20th May 1988
LGA:   Bega Valley
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -36 25 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 01 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -36 24 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 01 04
Topographic Map:   Bermagui
1:100000 Map:   Narooma 8925
Parish:   Bermagui
County:   Dampier
Description:   A tidal river, about 6km long, formed by the confluence of Coolagolite Creek and Nutleys Creek, and flowing eastwards to join the sea at Bermagui.
Origin:   Aboriginal: canoe or better, canoe with paddles. On an early plan appears as Permageua. (Reed 1967)
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