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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
19th December 2018
Reference:   31844
Placename:   Kyeamba
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 5th July 1996
GNB File:   GNB3814
LGA:   Wagga Wagga
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -35 27 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   147 36 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -35 26 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   147 36 04
Topographic Map:   Kyeamba
1:100000 Map:   Tarcutta 8427
Parish:   Kyeamba
County:   Wynyard
Description:   A locality about 7km S of Flint Hill and about 5 km N by W of Burngoogie Trig Station. Boundaries within the Wagga Wagga Council area shown on map GNB3814.
Meaning:   Kyeamba is said to be Aboriginal for 'Forehead Band' (Wiradthuri lang) Also: 'forehead band'. (McCarthy; 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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