Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
ABOUT
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W X  Y Z 
TRIBAL MAP
SA MUSEUM ARCHIVES
Jirjoront (QLD)
LocationAbout mouth of Coleman River and the three widely separated mouths of the Mitchell River, extending along the coast between them and inland to about the limits of tidal waters.
Co-ordinates141°45'E x 15°20'S
Area500 sq. m. (1,300 sq. km.)
ReferencesParry-Okeden, 1897; Roth, 1910; Thomson, 1933; Sharp, 1939, 1952, 1958; Métraux, 1956; Australian Encyclopedia, 1958; Simmons, Graydon and Gajdusek, 1958; Tindale, 1963 MS.
Alternative NamesYir Yoront, Yir-yiront, Kokomindjan (valid alternative with the accentuation as given above), KokoMindjin, Kokominjan, KokoMandjoen, Koko-manjoen, KokoMinjen, Koka-mungin.
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