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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
1st November 2014
Reference:   22202
Placename:   Gulargambone
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 27th June 1997
Previous Name:   Galargambone
GNB File:   GNB3755,1056
LGA:   Coonamble
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -31 17 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   148 27 13
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -31 16 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   148 27 17
Topographic Map:   Gulargambone
1:100000 Map:   Gulargambone 8535
Parish:   Gulargambone
County:   Gowen
Description:   A town about 15 km N of Armatree and about 24 km SSE of Combarra. Boundaries within the Coonamble Council area shown on map GNB3755.
Meaning:   Derived from Ngiyambaa term 'gilagambuwan' for 'with young galahs'. (Appleton; 1992). Also: 'Gillahgambone' for 'place of Galah parrots'. (McCarthy; 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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