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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
23rd October 2014
Reference:   44862
Placename:   Pambula
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 29th January 1999
Previous Name:   Panbula
GNB File:   GNB3735,186
LGA:   Bega Valley
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -36 56 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   149 53 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -36 55 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   149 53 04
Topographic Map:   Pambula
1:100000 Map:   Bega 8824
Parish:   Pambula
County:   Auckland
Description:   A town near the mouth of Pambula River on the south coast of New South Wales about 16 km north of Eden. It is about 2.5 km inland and north of the river. Boundaries within Bega Valley Council area shown on map GNB3735.
Meaning:   For: two waters. (McCarthy. 1963).
Origin:   Aboriginal.
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