Adjungbilly, New South Wales
New South Wales
Adjungbilly Community Hall
|Elevation||207 m (679 ft)|
Adjungbilly is a rural community in the central east part of the Riverina and on the north-western edge of the Snowy Mountains. It is situated about 29 kilometres south-east of Gobarralong and 35 kilometres north-east of Tumut.
The (first) Tomooroma Post Office opened on 15 May 1896, was renamed Adjungbilly in 1899 and closed in 1974.
The area of Adjungbilly was originally referred to as Nadjongbilla, from the Wiradjuri word nadjong meaning water and billa meaning creek, therefore referring to the area's creek with its permanent water supply.
Notes and references
- Premier Postal History, Post Office List, retrieved 2009-06-11
- "Adjungbilly". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales.
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