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Blabuk Park

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Name Blabuk Park
Type Designation Urban Park
Place Id 24338
Place Type Park or Cemetery
Status Registered
Date Registered 2 August 2012
Location (Datum GDA94)  
Latitude: -23° 41' S (Decimal degrees -23.68718)
Longitude: 133° 51' E (Decimal degrees 133.86282)
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Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Alice Springs Town Council
History/Origin Named after the late Mr Hamilton Downs Johnny Blabuk, who was named as the King of the Nyewente Tribe during the Queen's visit in 1954. He was awarded with a pension for life as a reward for his services as a horse runner for the Harris family.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
02/08/2012 Date added to the Register.
08/08/2012 NTG G32
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