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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
19th December 2014
Reference:   75299
Placename:   Yarrowitch
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 1st September 2006
LGA:   Walcha
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -31 16 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 58 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -31 15 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 58 04
Topographic Map:   Yarrowitch
1:100000 Map:   Yarrowitch 9235
Parish:   Yarrowitch
County:   Vernon
Description:   An address locality in the Walcha LGA Names and boundaries in Walcha Council shown on map GNB3816.
Origin:   Probably derived from the English place name Yarrow, though there is an Aboriginal word 'Yarrawee', said to mean 'gum tree growing in water'. (Atchison, 1976).
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