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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
23rd October 2014
Reference:   42033
Placename:   Nerrigundah
Designation:   Locality
Status:   Assigned 12th February 1999
Previous Name:   Gulf Diggings
GNB File:   GNB3762
LGA:   Eurobodalla
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -36 07 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   149 54 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -36 06 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   149 54 04
Topographic Map:   Nerrigundah
1:100000 Map:   Cobargo 8825
Parish:   Nerrigundah
County:   Dampier
Description:   A village on Gulph Creek about 13 km WSW of Bodalla. Boundaries within the Eurobodalla Council area shown on map GNB3762.
Meaning:   Camp where edible berries grow. (McCarthy F.D., "New South Wales Aboriginal Place Names and Euphonious Words, with their Meanings", Australian Museum, 1971) (Reed A.W., "Aboriginal Place Names" Reed New Holland, 1967)
Origin:   Aboriginal.
History:   (Tyrell J., "Australian Aboriginal Place Names" Simmons Ltd., 1933) Letter (Harry Bate 23 Feb 2013)
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