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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
17th December 2018
Reference:   60507
Placename:   Tumut River
Designation:   River
Status:   Assigned 28th August 1970
Previous Names:   Doomut
Bewuck
LGA:   Tumut
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -36 07 08
Approx. AGD66 Long:   148 22 32
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -36 07 02
Approx. GDA94 Long:   148 22 36
1:100000 Map:   Tumut 8527
Parish:   Minjary
County:   Wynyard
Description:   A perennial stream rising on Toolong Range west of Mount Jagungal. It flows generally north by west for about 130 km into the Murrumbidgee River about 8 km north east of Gundagai. It flows through Happy Jacks Pondage, Tumut Pond Reservoir, Tumut 2 Pondage, Talbingo Reservoir, Jounama Pondage and Blowering Reservoir and passes the townships of Cabramurra, Talbingo and Tumut.
History:   Shown in Wells, 1848 as `Doomut (or Tumut); native name Bewuck`
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