MIA Sub-State (S2)

Capital:

Wagga Wagga 46,735
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wagga_Wagga

Others:

Adelong 884
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adelong,_New_South_Wales

Balranald 1,159
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Balranald

Bedgerebong

Bevandale

Booligal 221
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Booligal

Breadalbane
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Breadalbane,_New_South_Wales

Canberra particularly Tuggeranong 87,119
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tuggeranong

Canowindra 1,499
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canowindra

Carcoar 218
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carcoar,_New_South_Wales

Condobolin 2,847
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Condobolin

Cowra 12,147
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cowra

Darlington Point 1,026
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Darlington_Point

Euabalong West 70
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euabalong_West,_New_South_Wales

Fairholme

Forbes 6,954
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forbes,_New_South_Wales

Gooloogong 852
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gooloogong,_New_South_Wales

Griffith 17,616
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Griffith,_New_South_Wales

Gundagai 1,926
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gundagai

Gunebang

Hay 2,636
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hay,_New_South_Wales

Hillston 1,054
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hillston,_New_South_Wales

Jemalong

Jugiong 232
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jugiong,_New_South_Wales

Lake Cargelligo 1,146
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Cargelligo,_New_South_Wales

Leeton 6,733
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leeton,_New_South_Wales

Narrandera 3,871
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Narrandera

Oberon

Oxley 159
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxley,_New_South_Wales

Parkes 9,826

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parkes,_New_South_Wales

Paytens Bridge

Reids Flat 50
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reids_Flat,_New_South_Wales

Tharwa 109
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tharwa,_Australian_Capital_Territory

Tomanbil

Tumut 6,086
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tumut

Wantabadgery 225
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wantabadgery,_New_South_Wales

Waroo

Yass 5,591
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yass,_New_South_Wales

Yanco 572
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yanco

Young 7,141
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Young,_New_South_Wales

State:

Menindee S1,S2,S3,S4,S5

Hospital: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wagga_Wagga_Base_Hospital

University:

Charles Sturt University

http://www.csu.edu.au/

Airport: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wagga_Wagga_Airport

TOR:

Darling River catchment (north)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Darling_River

Great Dividing Range (east)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Dividing_Range

Blue Mountains (east)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blue_Mountains_%28New_South_Wales%29

Snowy Mountains (east)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snowy_Mountains

Murray River catchment (south)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murray_River

Waterboard:
 

Lachlan R
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lachlan_River

Murrumbidgee R
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Murrumbidgee_River

and their tributaries, including:

  • Abercrombie River
  • Belubula River
  • Big Badja Swamp
  • Black Swamp
  • Boorowa River
  • Coopers Swamp
  • Cotter River
  • Crookwell Rivers
  • Fivebough Swamp
  • Great Cumbung Swamp
  • Gudgenby River
  • Lachlan River
  • Lake George
  • Lowbidgee Floodplain
  • Micalong Swamp
  • Mid-Murrumbidgee Wetlands
  • Molonglo River
  • Naas River
  • Queanbeyan River
  • Tuckerbil Swamp
  • Tomneys Plain
  • Tumut River
  • Yaouk Swamp
  • Yass River

State Pin
http://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359092413966/

Beauty:

Jenolan Caves 
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094085139/

Cowra, Wiradjuri Country
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094710681/

Murrumbidgee River, Wagga Wagga
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094982461/

Yanga National Park
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359095259083/

Solar power at dusk, Narrandera
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359095280331/

Prince Alfred Bridge across the Murrumbidgee River at Gundagai
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359095489564/

Hay plains
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359097785890/

Hay plains
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359097785673/

Hay plains
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359097785849/

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Thanks for checking this sub-State out.

This sub-State is prepared on the a-political concept that if you are interested in 'place' in Australia, the most important aspect that defines 'place', is the 'flow of water'. The Senate is interested in 'place'.

This sub-State defines its boundaries at the top of the ridge, where water flows one way rather than the other. This leads to a very interesting 'place'.

We are seeking a debate with people who live in this proposed new sub-State. We know we've got the sub-State pretty well correct; after all, it's just geography. But if you live in this sub-State you can tell us a lot of interesting things.

- Do these boundaries define a place that is unique; different to every other State in Australia? We think that that is probably quite likely.

- Is it a great place, worthy of recognition?

- Upon formation, what should be the name of this sub-State? Who would be the Chief Officer? Who would be the Senator who represents this sub-State?

- Many other interesting things!

We think that this is a great new concept of Statehood based on real concepts that define life in this particular sub-State. What do you think?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Aboriginal Australia:

  • Wiradjuri
  • Yitha Yitha
  • Madi Madi
  • Dadi Dadi
  • Nari Nari

NOTE1: Likely indicators only; for original Aboriginal Australia Map © 1991 & restrictions on its copy & use, see Aboriginal Australia Map

NOTE2: The red line is part of the original Aboriginal Australia Map © 1991. The black line is added by Bloggerme for discussion only. It shows the likely State boundary based on the flow of water only. As "the ridge" (See FOWTOR) naturally impacts on the development of the language, social or nation groups of the Indigenous people of Australia, the proposed border is often identical to the group boundary shown on the Aboriginal Australia Map. This is as was expected. Variations are social/historical & result in a particular language, social or nation group being represented in two adjoining States.

Pin http://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359092413963/

 


Other regional projections - CSIRO part of Murray Basin region

The CSIRO has regions for projecting the impact of Climate Change. See https://www.climatechangeinaustralia.gov.au/en/climate-projections/futur... This sub-state, MIA Sub-State (S2), is one of the clear projections in a CSIRO cluster called "Murray Basin region". CSIRO's Murray Basin region coincides with BloggerMe's S2,S3,S4,S5.

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"...Jamie Pittock, Research Fellow at The Australian National University, asks why the Upper Murrumbidgee – Canberra’s local waterway – has been so overlooked by government planners."

Jamie Pittock: The Conversation 30 April 2012, 2.27pm AEST

Read more: https://theconversation.com/aqua-nullius-the-upper-murrumbidgee-river-5828

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