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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
15th November 2018
Reference:   81579
Placename:   Wianamatta
Designation:   Creek
Status:   Dualassigned 28th March 2003
Geographical Name:   South Creek
GNB File:   GNB4768
LGA:   Hawkesbury
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 49 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 46 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 48 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 46 04
Topographic Map:   Prospect
1:100000 Map:   Penrith 9030
Parish:   St Matthew
County:   Cumberland
Description:   A watercourse rising about 4 km NE of Narellan and 7 km west of Minto. It flows generally north for about 70 km until its confluence with the Hawkesbury River, near Windsor. This feature is dual named.
Origin:   This name is a dual name and is also the indigenous name for this water course. From the Dharug lanuage meaning 'Mother Place'. (Wiana meaning mother and Matta meaning place).
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