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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
23rd October 2014
Reference:   57350
Placename:   Tea Gardens
Designation:   Town
Status:   Assigned 30th May 2003
Previous Name:   Tea Gardens (Coweambah)
GNB File:   GNB3767,4780/64
LGA:   Great Lakes
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -32 40 07
Approx. AGD66 Long:   152 09 30
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -32 40 01
Approx. GDA94 Long:   152 09 34
Topographic Map:   Port Stephens
1:100000 Map:   Port Stephens 9332
Parish:   Coweambah
County:   Gloucester
Description:   A town in Tea Gardens address locality, near the mouth of Myall River, about 2km NW of Hawks Nest.
Origin:   Name derived from attempt by A.A. Company to start a tea-growing industry in the Hunter region. (INformation form Compass NO. 2 February, 1973)
History:   Part of A A Company Grant.
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