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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
19th November 2018
Reference:   39352
Placename:   Morning Bay
Designation:   Suburb
Status:   Assigned 20th January 2012
Previous Name:   Towlers Bay
GNB File:   GNB4094,2550
LGA:   Pittwater
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 37 43
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 17 02
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 37 37
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 17 06
Topographic Map:   Mona Vale
1:100000 Map:   Sydney 9130
Parish:   Broken Bay
County:   Cumberland
Description:   A suburb overlooking the bay Morning Bay and situated immediately to the west of Woody Point. This area transferred from Warringah LGA to Pittwater LGA on 16-MAR-92 Boundaries shown on map GNB4094-1
Origin:   The locality is named after the original name of the bay. (See also origin for the bay itself)
History:   The bay itself was originally named `Morning Bay`. But for some time it was known as `Towlers Bay`. `Morning Bay` was chosen as the locality name to avoid confusion with `Taylors Point`.
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