S-3 Snowy Mountains Sub-region (S3)


Canberra 358,222

Canberra 15K key elements


Cooma 6,587

Cabramurra 60

Khancoban 281

Super-region: Snowy River protection O,S3, T


Menindee S1,S2,S3,S4,S5

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


Canberra University

Airport: http://www.canberraairport.com.au/


Great Dividing Range

Snowy Mountains



The purpose of the Sub-State S3 is to monitor and control water into the 3 river systems. This includes

  • Alpine Ck
  • Blowering Reservoir
  • Collector Creek
  • Dog Plain Creek
  • Duncan Ck
  • Gang Gang Ck
  • Gungoandra Ck
  • Eucumbene River
  • Ingalara Ck
  • Lachlan River (Upper)
  • Lake Burrenjuck (Murrumbidgee R)
  • Lake George
  • Lake Eucumbene
  • Lake Jindabyne
  • Michelago Creek
  • Murrumbidgee R (Upper)
  • Reedy Creek
  • Snowry Ck
  • Tabletop Ck
  • Tantangara Reservoir
  • Tumut River

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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:

  • Gundungurra
  • Ngunawal
  • Ngarigo


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.

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Regionalism - Aged Care Planning Region ACT 2018


Regionalism - Aged Care Planning Region 2018 - Northern suburbs


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, Snowy Mountains Sub-State (S3), 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.

Nuclear weapons

Centre ground zero CGZ - Canberra - 475 kilotons (431 kilotonnes)



NB: population 10km around Canberra CBD  LEGEND


Population taken out by nuclear weapon = 206,540

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Bush, Snowy Mountains

Kosciuszko National Park

Biking at Lake Jindabyne

Lake Jindabyne, gateway to the Snowy River

Off road through the Snowy Mountains

On road through the Snowy Mountains

Moonbah Lake Hut, Jindabyne

Thredbo, Snowy Mountains

Thredbo, Snowy Mountains

Thredbo, Snowy Mountains

Queanbeyan River between Googong Dam & Molonglo River

Murrumbidgee River near Rules Point; Kosciuszko National Park

Molonglo, near Canberra

Peeling paperbark, walking near Canberra

Beautiful sunlight over the Brindabellas at dusk

Sunset, over Canberra

Sunset over the Brindabellas from Jerrabomberra

Smoke on the horizon, sunset over the Brindabellas

National Library of Australia, Canberra

Out the back of Ngunnawal, Canberra

Australian War Memorial & 2 parliament houses, Canberra

Fun kayak, sunrise, Canberra

Canberra at night

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