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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
22nd November 2018
Reference:   78276
Placename:   Billilingra
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 12th July 1996
GNB File:   GNB3753
LGA:   Cooma-Monaro
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -36 01 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   149 07 30
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -36 00 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   149 07 34
Topographic Map:   Murrumbucca
1:100000 Map:   Cooma 8725
Parish:   York
County:   Beresford
Description:   A locality 6 km south of Bredbo, 10 km due east of the locality of Shannons Flat. The Murrumbidgee River flows through the area. Boundaries within the Cooma-Monaro Council area shown on map GNB3753.
Meaning:   Aboriginal: Place where billil grows. (Place Names of NSW, Reed, 1969)
Origin:   Aboriginal.
History:   The railway statio was built on an estate of this name.
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