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Nedey Court

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Name Nedey
Type Designation Court
Place Id 24620
Place Type Road
Status Registered
Date Registered 4 June 2014
Locality / Suburb  
Local Government Area  
  Palmerston City Council
History/Origin Named after Polly Nedey, a Malak Malak woman born in the1890s. Her name is the place name for Mount Litchfield, Daly River (Stone Curlew Dreaming). She was a close associate and friend of Alyandabu (Kungarakany, mother of McGuinness family). After the death of Garnwaduk in 1941, Polly Nedey with her family moved onto Marakai Station and married Alec Nunmarung (Marakai Alec) who was one of the last of the Limilngan group of the Mary River.

Register & Gazettal information

Date Gazettal Comment
04/06/2014 Date added to the Register
11/06/2014 NTG G23
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