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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
13th November 2018
Reference:   79165
Placename:   Berowra Creek
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 12th April 1996
GNB File:   GNB3707
LGA:   Hornsby
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 31 36
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 08 10
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 31 30
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 08 14
Topographic Map:   Hornsby
1:100000 Map:   Sydney 9130
Parish:   North Colah
County:   Cumberland
Description:   A suburb located near the 30 km long watercourse. Boundaries within the Hornsby Council area shown on map GNB3707/A. The suburb name was left out of the original final gazette notice, it appeared in an errata dated 12 April 1996.
Meaning:   'place of many winds' (Information from There Must be A River, P134 - L. Ollif)
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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