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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
22nd November 2018
Reference:   3307
Placename:   Bawley Point
Designation:   Village
Status:   Assigned 22nd December 1967
GNB File:   GNB3653
LGA:   Shoalhaven
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -35 30 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 23 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -35 29 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 23 04
Topographic Map:   Kioloa
1:100000 Map:   Batemans Bay 8926
Parish:   Termeil
County:   St Vincent
Description:   A small village about 5 km SE from Termeil on the road from Termeil to Kioloa.
Meaning:   Bawley is believed to be derived from an Aboriginal word meaning Brown snake. (500 Names and Places of Shoalhaven. Ed. Alan Clark, Pub Shoalhaven Tourism Board 1990)
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