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Locality proposal

Binnaway Address Locality


PURSUANT to the provisions of Section 8 of the Geographical Names Act 1966, the Geographical Names Board hereby notifies that it proposes to amend the localities of Binnaway, Ropers Road, Wattle Springs, Mollyan, Yarragrin, Neilrex, Weetaliba and Box Ridge in the Warrumbungle Local Government Area as shown on map GNB5396-3.

Ropers Road will cease to be an address locality, however, it will be retained in the Geographical Names Register as a Rural Place.

Copies of map GNB5396-3 showing the proposed locality boundary amendments will be on display at:
- the Warrumbungle Shire Council Office, 20-22 John Street, Coonabarabran; and,
- the Binnaway Rural Transaction Office (Newsagent and PO).

The proposal can be viewed and submissions lodged on the Geographical Names Board website at from Thursday 26 September until Saturday 26 October 2019. Alternatively, email submissions may be lodged with the Secretary, Geographical Names Board, at or written submissions mailed to 346 Panorama Ave, Bathurst, NSW 2795. In accordance with Section 9 of the Geographical Names Act 1966, all submissions lodged may be subject to a Government Information (Public Access) application and may be viewed by a third party to assist the Board in considering this proposal.


Geographical Names Board
PO Box 143
Narelle Underwood


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