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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
17th November 2018
Reference:   59125
Placename:   Tinonee
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 16th April 1993
GNB File:   GNB3806
LGA:   Greater Taree
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -31 57 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   152 25 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -31 56 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   152 25 04
Topographic Map:   Taree
1:100000 Map:   Wingham 9334
Parish:   Tinonee
County:   Gloucester
Description:   A Town about 6 km SW of Taree, and about 8 km SE by S of Wingham. Boundaries within the Greater Taree Council area shown on map GNB3806.
Meaning:   Said to be a corruption of Aboriginal 'tinobah' for 'shark'. (not ver- ified). (Appleton; 1992).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
History:   Probably Kattang Aboriginal land. (Appletn; 1992).
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