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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
22nd November 2018
Reference:   74907
Placename:   Wareemba
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 16th April 1993
GNB File:   GNB3715,3555
LGA:   Canada Bay
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 51 33
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 07 51
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 51 27
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 07 55
Topographic Map:   Parramatta River
1:100000 Map:   Sydney 9130
Parish:   Concord
County:   Cumberland
Description:   A suburb located by the eastern foreshore of Hen and Chicken Bay. It is bounded bt Abbotsford in the north and Five Dock in the south. Boundaries within Canada Bay City Council area shown on map GNB3555.
Origin:   It is the original name for Drummoyne peninsula by Aboriginal people meaning place where sweet(fresh) water meets salt water.
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