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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
1st November 2014
Reference:   59855
Placename:   Towamba River
Designation:   River
Status:   Assigned 28th April 1972
Previous Name:   Kiah River
LGA:   Bega Valley
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -36 55 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   149 30 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -36 54 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   149 30 04
Topographic Map:   Coolumbooka
1:100000 Map:   Bombala 8724
Parish:   Kanoonah
County:   Auckland
Description:   A perennial stream rising on the E slopes of the South Coast Range about 9 km N of Coolangubra Mountain. It flows generally SE and NE for about 80 km into Twofold Bay Via Kiah Inlet. It passes Rocky Hall, Burragate, Towamba and Kiah Townships.
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