Gamilaraay Word of the Week ǀ Week 31 Staying with our theme of place names, here's one you might have seen on a few street posts around the region, its original meaning and a way its been adapted into contemporary language. Yarrol - Yarrol Road, Yarral Avenue Yarral - coins Yarral - stones or gravel
Gamilaraay Word of the Week ǀ Week 27 Continuing with our little series of local place names. Timbumburi - lots of sheep Dhimba - sheep
Baraay - lots of Goonoo Goonoo Station was established with the arrival of the Australian Agricultural Company which took up the South side of the Peel River when Tamworth first began to be established around 1840s. The main production at the time was merino sheep.