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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
26th November 2014
Reference:   3625
Placename:   Bega River
Designation:   River
Status:   Assigned 22nd February 1974
Previous Names:   Buckajo River
Bemboka River
LGA:   Bega Valley
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -36 42 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   149 52 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -36 41 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   149 52 04
Topographic Map:   Bega
1:100000 Map:   Bega 8824
Parish:   Bega
County:   Auckland
Description:   This name applies to the watercourse below the confluence of Bemboka River and Tantawanglo Creek. From this confluence the watercourse flows generally E for about 8km, then NNE for about 10km, before flowing around the N side of the town of Bega. The watercourse then flows SE for about 5km and then generally E for 14km to the sea, at Mogareeka Inlet.
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