Numbugga (36°39′S 149°42′E / 36.650°S 149.700°E / -36.650; 149.700), New South Wales, Australia, is a locality about 15 km from the town of Bega, in Bega Valley Shire, consisting of mainly farmland, rural residential dwellings and National Parks. At the 2016 census, Numbugga had a population of 125 people.[1]


Numbugga was settled around the same times as the nearby towns of Bega and Bemboka. The present route of the Snowy Mountains Highway follows the old route, except for a few deviations that are now roads in their own right, such as Coopers Gully Road and Garfield Road. The area used to have three schools until the mid-1970s. A hall used to stand close to the location of the current Numbugga Bushfire Brigade shed. The Numbugga Bushfire Brigade is part of the NSW RFS

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Notes and references

  1. ^ a b Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Numbugga". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 13 June 2018. Edit this at Wikidata
  2. ^ "Bega District Profile". NSW Electoral Commission. Retrieved 19 February 2011.
  3. ^ "Division of Eden-Monaro (NSW)". Australian Electoral Commission. Retrieved 19 February 2011.