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Hundred of Berinka

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Name Hundred of Berinka
Type Designation Hundred
Place Id 20495
Place Type Administrative Area
Status Assigned
Date Registered
Location (Datum GDA94)  
Latitude: -13° 40' S (Decimal degrees -13.675)
Longitude: 130° 26' E (Decimal degrees 130.44)
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Locality / Suburb  
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Local Government Area  
History/Origin This Hundred was named after the Aboriginal tribe in the Daly River area, the Berinka or, as more recently spelt, the "Brinkin" people. The Hundred of Berinka is one of the two Hundreds in the County of Malmesbury - the other being the Hundred of Hawkshaw, being gazetted in July 1885 and both extended in October 1913 in the Daly River District.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
11/10/1913 CG67
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