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New South Wales
The Wobbly Boot Hotel at Boggabilla
|Population||626 (2011 census)|
|LGA(s)||Moree Plains Shire|
|State electorate(s)||Northern Tablelands|
Boggabilla is a small town in the far north of inland New South Wales, Australia in Moree Plains Shire. At the 2011 census, the town had a population of 626, of which 58% identified as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent.
The name Boggabilla comes from Gamilaraay bagaaybila, literally "full of creeks". The same "creek" element is found in the name of Boggabri.
Boggabilla used to have a railway service, but this has been cut back to North Star, New South Wales where the last silo is located. There is also an airport and shuttle services to Sydney from Moree located 110 km south of Boggabilla. Daily bus services run both north and south.
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