Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Bandjin (QLD)
LocationHinchinbrook Island and Lucinda Point on the adjoining mainland. Those on Lucinda Point are usually called Biaigiri, and once may have been a separate tribal unit. Plate 41 is relevant.
Co-ordinates146°15'E x 18°20'S
Area200 sq. m. (500 sq. km.)
ReferencesArmstrong and Murray in Curr, 1886; Roth, 1910; Tindale, 1940, 1963 MS; Capell, 1963; J. Doolan, 1964 MS; Dixon, 1966.
Alternative NamesBijai (language name), Biaigiri, Bandyin, Banjin, Bundjin, Bandji (incorrect), Uradig, Kunyin.
This information is reproduced from NB Tindale's Aboriginal Tribes of Australia (1974). Please be aware that much of the data relating to Aboriginal language group distribution and definition has undergone revision since 1974. Please note also that this catalogue represents Tindale's attempt to depict Aboriginal tribal distribution at the time of European contact.

Collection AA338 Norman Barnett Tindale