Barringun, Queensland facts for kids
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The name Barringun derives from an early settlement (possibly a pastoral station) on the Warrego River, which can be seen on an 1887 map as being just south of the New South Wales border. It is possibly an Aboriginal word meaning fish die in the water.
Barringun has a heritage-listed site: East Bank, Warrego River at the border with New South Wales: Zero Obelisk
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