Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Djowei (NT)
LocationEast of Adelaide River (Spencer); an inland tribe, between Awarai and Djerimanga and extending to South Alligator River. Probably originally did not come west of the Mary River; they now range west to the Adelaide River.
Co-ordinates131°40'E x 12°50'S
Area1,700 sq. m. (4,400 sq. km.)
ReferencesSpencer, 1914, 1928; Elkin, Berndt and Berndt, 1951.
Alternative NamesKumertuo.
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