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What is named after Lachlan Macquarie?

There are numerous places named after Lachlan Macquarie, an early governor of New South Wales. Port MacquarieMacquarie RiverLachlan River Lake MacquarieMacquarie IslandMount MacquarieMacquarie PassMany more places named after Governor Lachlan Macquarie can be found by clicking on the related link… Full Answer

Why did Cook name Australia Australia?

He did not. He named the part he found "New South Wales". The name "Australia" was used occasionally before Cook's time, and popularised by Matthew Flinders from 1814, was recommended by the governor of New South Wales (Lachlan Macquarie) in… Full Answer

Name four austalian citiesor towns tat start with the letter B?

Brisbane is a city in Australia. Ballina, Balranald, Banana, Bangalow, Baradine, Barcaldine, Bargo, Barham, Barraba, Barrow Creek, Batlow, Bega, Bellingen, Bermagui, Berridale, Berrigan, Berrima, Berry, Bilpin, Binalong, Bingara, Binnaway, Blackheath, Blaxland, Blayney, Boggabilla, Boggabri, Bomaderry, Bombala, Bonalbo, Boorowa, Bowenfels, Bowraville… Full Answer