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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
19th October 2018
Reference:   31443
Placename:   Konorigan
Designation:   Village
Status:   Variant
Geographical Name:   Koonorigan
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -28 40 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   153 15 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -28 39 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   153 15 04
1:100000 Map:   Lismore 9540
Meaning:   Said to refer to many springs there. The word is unlikely to mean burnt cedar which would be a descriptive meaning only. (Richmond Tweed Regional Library & Richmond River Historical Society. 1983).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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