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Cloppenburg Park

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Name Cloppenburg Park
Type Designation Urban Park
Place Id 24425
Place Type Park or Cemetery
Status Registered
Date Registered 26 February 2013
Location (Datum GDA94)  
Latitude: -12° 26' S (Decimal degrees -12.43843)
Longitude: 130° 45' E (Decimal degrees 130.75221)
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Locality / Suburb  
  Wagait Beach
Local Government Area  
  Wagait Shire Council
History/Origin Named after George Cloppenburg, who was granted lease over Section 5, an area of 320 acres of land, at what is now known as Wagait Beach. He cleared, fenced and farmed the land, subsequently purchasing it in 1884 and was known for being a pioneer of the property.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
26/02/2013 Date added to the Register
06/03/2013 NTG G10
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