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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
15th November 2018
Reference:   83987
Placename:   Wategora Reserve
Designation:   Reserve
Status:   Assigned 8th November 2013
GNB File:   GNB5664
LGA:   Parramatta
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 52 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 00 41
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 51 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 00 45
Topographic Map:   Parramatta River
1:100000 Map:   Sydney 9130
Parish:   Liberty Plains
County:   Cumberland
Description:   A reserve approx. 17.3 hectares in area located on the western side of Duck River between Wellington Road and Everley Road (excluding Melita Stadium complex) in the suburb of South Granville.
Origin:   Named after the Wategora tribe, also translated as Wadi(g)ora, who inhabited the local area along Duck River. The Wategora were also known as the Duck River Tribe who lived around and above the tidal limit. Source: Kass, T 1996, Parramatta: A past revealed, p. 5
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