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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
22nd October 2018
Reference:   20300
Placename:   Gilgai
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 28th February 1997
GNB File:   GNB3654
LGA:   Inverell
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -29 51 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 07 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -29 50 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 07 04
Topographic Map:   Inverell
1:100000 Map:   Inverell 9138
Parish:   Clive
County:   Gough
Description:   A town about 8 km S of Inverell and about 3 km ESE of Leviathan. Boundaries within the Inverell Council area shown on map GNB3654.
Meaning:   A Wiradhuri and Kamilaroi Aboriginal term for 'waterhole'. (Appleton; 1992).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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