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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
19th December 2018
Reference:   68255
Placename:   Bundarra
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 26th September 2008
GNB File:   GNB3812,3771,3733
LGA:   Uralla
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -30 10 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 05 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -30 09 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 05 04
Topographic Map:   Bundarra
1:100000 Map:   Bundarra 9137
Parish:   Bundarra
County:   Hardinge
Description:   An address locality. Boundaries and names Uralla Shire Gaz 20.Jul.01 shown map GNB3812. Boundaries and names Gwydir Council area shown on map GNB5030. Boundaries within Guyra Shire Gaz 25 Aug 1995 shown map GNB3771.
Meaning:   Also: from Kamilaroi Aboriginal term for 'kangaroos'. (Appleton; 1992. Also: 'cluster of trees at edge of swamp', 'kangaroo' or 'cold'. (McC- arthy; 1963).
Origin:   BUNDARRA - A native word - bundar-rah means 'the place of many Kangaroos'. P 140. P 395. (Information from Dawn in the Valley W.A. WOODS) RAHS Journal Vol 8 Supplement).
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