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GEOGRAPHICAL NAMES REGISTER EXTRACT
15th July 2020
Reference:   57247
Placename:   Tasman Sea
Designation:   Sea
Status:   Assigned 22nd December 1967
GNB File:   GNB483
Approx. AGD66 Lat:   -35 44 00
Approx. AGD66 Long:   150 20 00
Approx. GDA94 Lat:   -35 43 54
Approx. GDA94 Long:   150 20 04
Topographic Map:   Durras
1:100000 Map:   Batemans Bay 8926
Description:   That portion of the South Pacific Ocean bounded on the north by the 30th parallel, on the west by the east coast of N.S.W., Bass Strait and the east coast of Tasmania, on the east by New Zealand and on the south by a line joining the southern tip of Tasmania with the southern tip of New Zealand.
History:   See Australia Encyclopaedia (act Entries) 1983 Vol 10 Pages 14-15
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