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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
13th December 2018
Reference:   31519
Placename:   Koonyum Range
Designation:   Range
Status:   Assigned 19th February 1971
LGA:   Byron
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -28 33 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   153 24 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -28 32 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   153 24 04
Topographic Map:   Huonbrook
1:100000 Map:   Lismore 9540
Parish:   Toolond
County:   Rous
Description:   A range extending generally SE from Jerusalem Mountain for about 14 Kilometres. It forms the N watershed of the headwaters of Wilsons Creek.
Meaning:   Possibly derived from Gidabal 'gunyin' for anus. (Rich.Twd.Reg.Lib., 1984).
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