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Name Pamayu
Type Designation Locality
Place Id 22381
Place Type Administrative Area
Status Registered
Date Registered 3 April 2007
Location (Datum GDA94)  
Latitude: -17° 36' S (Decimal degrees -17.6013)
Longitude: 134° 08' E (Decimal degrees 134.1444)
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Locality / Suburb  
  (None Found)
Local Government Area  
  Barkly Shire Council
History/Origin The Pamayu locality, pronounced "Bama-yu", derives its name from the local Djingili name for the site where the historic Powell Creek Telegraph Station was located.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
03/04/2007 Date of Registration
04/04/2007 NTG 14 Notice of Naming
20/01/2016 NTG G3 Amendment to Locality Boundary
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