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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
15th November 2018
Reference:   41632
Placename:   Narromine
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 1st March 1996
Previous Name:   Village of Narromine
GNB File:   GNB3794
LGA:   Narromine
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -32 14 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   148 14 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -32 13 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   148 14 04
Topographic Map:   Narromine
1:100000 Map:   Narromine 8533
Parish:   Wentworth
County:   Narromine
Description:   A town about 7 km W by S of Eurombedah Trig. Station and 4500 km SSE of Myall Plain. On the Macquarie River. Boundaries within the Narromine Council area shown on map GNB3794.
Meaning:   Probably comes from Wiradhuri term for 'honey person'. (Appleton; 1992 Also: place for honey; bony man. (McCarthy. 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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