Sandy Hollow State (Z)


Newcastle 154,777,_New_South_Wales


Cessnock 50,834

Dungog 8,646

Gloucester 5,094

Great Lakes 35,487

Lake Macquarie199,277

Maitland 69,154

Muswellbrook 16,391

Nelson Bay 5,396,_New_South_Wales

Port Stephens 67,825

Scone 4,624,_New_South_Wales

Singleton 23,000

Upper Hunter 14,043

Zenith Beach

Super state:






Great Dividing Range (west)

Nepean R catchment (south)

Basin Authority:

Hunter Valley Basin Authority (HVBA)

State Pin


Scone, Upper Hunter

Lower Hunter, Awabakal nation

Lower Hunter, walking to Nobby's

AGL Gloucester fracking site Flows into drinking water for 75000

House floats in Dungog

House floats in Dungog

Nobby's Beach, first light of dawn

Burubi Point, Port Stephens

Hunter Boranical Gardens, near Raymond Terrace

Sunset on the Williams River, near the Hexham Bridge

Bulga, town in danger from mining interests

Nelson Bay

Shoal Bay

Boomerang Beach

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Thanks for checking this State out.

This 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 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 State. We know we've got the State pretty well correct; after all, it's just geography. But if you live in this 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 State? Who would be the Premier? Who would be the two Senators who represent this State?

- Would life be enhanced if it was on a fast Ring-Rail that links the Capital City to every other Capital City in Australia? Does it have a decent airport that allows linkage to every other Capital City?

- 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 State. What do you think?












































Aboriginal Australia:

  • Worimi
  • Awabakal
  • Wonnarua
  • Geawegal
  • Wiradjuri

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.



Other regional projections - CSIRO part of East Coast region

The CSIRO has regions for projecting the impact of Climate Change. See This state, Sandy Hollow State (Z), is one of the clear projections in a CSIRO cluster called "East Coast region". CSIRO's East Coast region coincides exactly with BloggerMe's Y,Z,AA,AB,AC,AE

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