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Name Birdum
Type Designation Locality
Place Id 22323
Place Type Administrative Area
Status Registered
Date Registered 3 April 2007
Location (Datum GDA94)  
Latitude: -16° 13' S (Decimal degrees -16.232)
Longitude: 133° 12' E (Decimal degrees 133.201)
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Locality / Suburb  
  (None Found)
Local Government Area  
  Roper Gulf Shire Council
History/Origin This locality is named after the feature stream which flows north through the locality. Birdum Creek is believed to have been named during the construction of the Overland Telegraph (OT) Line in the early 1870s.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
03/04/2007 Date of Registration
04/04/2007 NTG 14 Notice of Naming
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