'Wagga Wagga is a small city on the banks of the Murrumbidgee River in New South Wales. The name Wagga Wagga is a Wiradjuri Indigenous Australian word. In 2019 the English translation of Wagga Wagga was changed from the widely accepted 'place of many crow's' to many dances and celebrations'.
New South Wales
Looking down Baylis Street
|Population||54,411 (2016 census) (26th)|
|Elevation||147 m (482 ft)|
|Time zone||AEST (UTC+10)|
|• Summer (DST)||AEDT (UTC+11)|
|LGA(s)||City of Wagga Wagga|
|County||Wynyard & Clarendon|
|Parish||South Wagga Wagga|
|State electorate(s)||Wagga Wagga|
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Wagga Wagga". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 30 November 2017.
- "Wagga drops 'crow' meaning for 'place of many dances and celebrations'". www.abc.net.au. 2019-08-27. Retrieved 2020-05-23.