Bogangar

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Bogangar
New South Wales
Bogangar is located in New South Wales
Bogangar
Bogangar
Coordinates 28°19′54″S 153°33′35″E / 28.3318°S 153.5596°E / -28.3318; 153.5596Coordinates: 28°19′54″S 153°33′35″E / 28.3318°S 153.5596°E / -28.3318; 153.5596

Bogangar is a suburb of Tweed Heads in New South Wales which includes Cudgen Lake and adjoins the locality of Cabarita Beach on the east.[1]

In the 2016 Census, Bogangar had a population of 3,060.[2]

Bogangar takes its name from the Bandjalang-Yugambeh dialect chain word `bobingah' meaning a highland.[3]

Local Government Authority: Tweed Shire

Federal Electorate: Division of Richmond

References[edit]

  1. ^ Geographical Names Board of NSW file GNB3810, 4780
  2. ^ "2016 Census QuickStats: Bogangar". www.censusdata.abs.gov.au. Retrieved 2017-11-08. 
  3. ^ J Evans, Science of Man 21.3.1903