Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Jiegera (NSW)
LocationLower Clarence River from Grafton to the sea; northern boundary not clearly established. Radcliffe-Brown mentions this tribe under the name of 'Youngai,' ['Ju:ngai], under which name it also appears in the AIAS list of 1969.
Co-ordinates153°10'E x 29°35'S
Area500 sq. m. (1,300 sq. km.)
ReferencesBruce in Curr, 1887; Radcliffe-Brown, 1929, 1930; Smythe, 1948; Ryan, 1964.
Alternative NamesYiegera, Jeigir, Yegera, Youngai, Jungai.
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