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Daly River

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Name Daly River
Type Designation Locality
Place Id 21967
Place Type Administrative Area
Status Registered
Date Registered 3 April 2007
Location (Datum GDA94)  
Latitude: -13° 35' S (Decimal degrees -13.5864)
Longitude: 130° 38' E (Decimal degrees 130.6411)
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Locality / Suburb  
  (None Found)
Local Government Area  
  Victoria-Daly Shire Council
History/Origin Daly River derives its name from the feature 'stream' of the same name which in turn was discovered by Colonel Boyle Travers Finniss in 1865 and named by him after Sir Dominick Daly, Governor-General of South Australia.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
03/04/2007 Date added to Register
04/04/2007 NTG 14 Notice of naming
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