Bogangar is a suburb of Tweed Heads in New South Wales which includes Cudgen Lake and adjoins the locality of Cabarita Beach on the east.[2] In the 2016 Census, Bogangar had a population of 3,060.[1]

Tweed Heads, New South Wales
Coordinates28.3318°S 153.5596°E / -28.3318; 153.5596
Population3,060 (2016 census)[1]
LGA(s)Tweed Shire
State electorate(s)Electoral district of Tweed
Federal Division(s)Division of Richmond

Bogangar takes its name from the Bandjalang-Yugambeh dialect chain word `bobingah' meaning a highland.[3]

Local Government Authority: Tweed Shire

Federal Electorate: Division of Richmond


  1. Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Bogangar (SSC)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 14 October 2018.
  2. Geographical Names Board of NSW file GNB3810, 4780
  3. J Evans, Science of Man 21.3.1903
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