Contact usBookmark this pagePrint pageResize downResize up

Extract

If you have any information about this feature which does not appear on the extract below, please contact the Geographical Names Board's Secretariat with your comments and suggestions.

GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
18th September 2014
Reference:   20444
Placename:   Ginninderra Creek
Designation:   Creek
Status:   Assigned 17th April 1970
Previous Names:   Ginninderry Creek
Ginninginninderry Creek
Gingininderra Creek
GNB File:   GNB4114
LGA:   Yass Valley
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -35 13 01
Approx. AGD66 Long:   149 03 09
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -35 12 55
Approx. GDA94 Long:   149 03 13
Topographic Map:   Hall
1:100000 Map:   Canberra 8727
Parish:   Wallaroo
County:   Murray
Description:   A partly perennial stream rising in Australian Capital Territory about 2 km south of Oak Hill. It flows generally SW for about 10 km into Lake Ginninderra then flowing generally west for about 15 kilometres crossing the state boundary about 8 kilometres WSW of Hall, to its confluence with the Murrumbidgee River about 5.5 kilometres ENE of Pig Hill.
Meaning:   Unknown. Research by the Dept. of the Interior (in connection with Lake Ginninderra in Canberra) and Peter Orlovich.
Origin:   Unknown
History:   Variant spellings date from 1831.George T. Palmer, in his application of 21-Sep-1832 wrote At G.Palmer's Station at the head of Ginninderra Creek in the vicinity of Limestone Plains......
back to top