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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
23rd October 2014
Reference:   82977
Placename:   Barangaroo
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 5th October 2007
GNB File:   GNB3718,982
LGA:   Sydney
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 51 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 12 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 50 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 12 04
Topographic Map:   Parramatta River
1:100000 Map:   Sydney 9130
Parish:   St Philip
County:   Cumberland
Description:   An address locality within the City of Sydney. Boundaries shown on map marked GNB3718
Origin:   "Barangaroo" is in honour of an important indigenous woman from Sydney's early history who was a powerful and colourful figure in the colonisation of Australia. Barangaroo was also the wife of Bennelong, after whom Bennelong Point is named.
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