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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
13th December 2018
Reference:   2419
Placename:   Mount Banda Banda
Designation:   Mountain
Status:   Assigned 22nd November 1968
LGA:   Hastings
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -31 10 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   152 26 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -31 09 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   152 26 04
Topographic Map:   Banda Banda
1:100000 Map:   Cowarral 9335
Parish:   Dudley
County:   Dudley
Description:   A prominent mountain about 4.8 km west by north of Marowin Mt and about 4.2km east by north of Rocky Peak Trig Station.
Origin:   Aboriginal: split, broken open. An 800ft precipice near the top of Mount Banda Banda was responsible for this name. (Reed 1967)
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