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 (wo͝ol′ən-gŏng′, -gông′)
A city of southeast Australia on the Tasman Sea south-southwest of Sydney. It is an iron and steel center.


(Placename) a city in E Australia, in E New South Wales on the Pacific: an early centre of dairy farming; now a coal-mining and heavy industrial centre. Pop: 228 846 (2001)


(ˈwʊl ənˌgɔŋ, -ˌgɒŋ)

a seaport in E New South Wales, in E Australia. 238,000.
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It was decided in a ceremony witnessed by Australian High Commissioner designate, Margaret Adamson, in which a Document of Understanding (DoU) was signed between the HEC and University of Melbourne, Macquarie University, University of Wollongong and RMIT University,
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