Nikenbah, Queensland

Nikenbah is a town and locality in the Fraser Coast Region, Queensland, Australia.[1][2]

History

The town was originally named Aalberg by Danish settlers. However, by 1883, it had acquired the name Nikenbah, which is a corruption of Aboriginal words (Kabi language), nguruin meaning emu and ba meaning place.[1]

References

  1. ^ a b "Nikenbah - town in Fraser Coast Region (entry 24245)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 29 December 2017.
  2. ^ "Nikenbah - locality in Fraser Coast Region (entry 46663)". Queensland Place Names. Queensland Government. Retrieved 29 December 2017.

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