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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
19th November 2018
Reference:   70523
Placename:   Burren Junction
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 17th March 2006
GNB File:   GNB3817,3792
LGA:   Walgett
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -30 06 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   148 58 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -30 05 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   148 58 04
Topographic Map:   Burren Junction
1:100000 Map:   Pilliga 8637
Parish:   Dewhurst
County:   Jamison
Description:   A village about 5.5 km ESE of Doctors Scrub and about 4 km S by E of Kigwegil. Boundaries within Shire of Narrabri shown on map marked GNB3792 Boundaries within the Walgett Council area shown on map GNB3817.
Meaning:   ABoriginal: Boomerang, or, big creek. (Reed, 1969).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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