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Garamanak Park

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Name Garamanak Park
Type Designation Urban Park
Place Id 23023
Place Type Park or Cemetery
Status Registered
Date Registered 17 December 2007
Location (Datum GDA94)  
Latitude: -12° 21' S (Decimal degrees -12.35905)
Longitude: 130° 53' E (Decimal degrees 130.88773)
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Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Darwin City Council
History/Origin Named in commemoration of Topsy Garamanak, a Larrakia and Wulna elder born in the late 1900s and who died in 1974. An important Larrakia ceremony woman. Matriarch of the Browne, Talbot and Kenyon families.

Previously incorrectly named Garanmanuk Park.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
20/02/2008 NTG 7 Altering of Name
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