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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
21st November 2018
Reference:   4337
Placename:   Berowra Creek
Designation:   Creek
Status:   Assigned 5th August 1977
Previous Names:   Thornleigh Gully (Gn)
Fish Pond Creek (R)
LGA:   Hornsby
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -33 37 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   151 07 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -33 36 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   151 07 04
Topographic Map:   Hornsby
1:100000 Map:   Sydney 9130
Parish:   North Colah
County:   Cumberland
Description:   A watercourse about 30km long. Rising near Pennant T.S. and generally NNE into the Hawkesbury River about 7km W of Brooklyn.
Meaning:   'place of many winds' P 134 (Information from There Must be A River - L. Ollif)
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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