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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
23rd August 2014
Reference:   25885
Placename:   Junee
Designation:   Town
Status:   Assigned 28th August 1970
Previous Name:   Jewnee
LGA:   Junee
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -34 52 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   147 35 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -34 51 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   147 35 04
Topographic Map:   Junee
1:100000 Map:   Junee 8428
Parish:   South Junee
County:   Clarendon
Description:   Town about 48 km south west of Cootamundra. Population 3980 (1961 census)
Meaning:   For: 'speak to me' or 'green frog'. (McCarthy; 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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