|Location||Along the Avoca River and Tyrrell Creek; north to Sea Lake; south to Charlton; east to Gonn, west of Kerang; southwest to Lake Buloke; north to beyond Towaninnie; several hordes. Howitt (1884) indicates their language was related to that of the Jaara (his Jajowrong).|
|Co-ordinates||143°10'E x 35°55'S|
|Area||1,700 sq. m. (4,400 sq. km.)|
|References||Robinson, 1844; Eyre, 1845; Howitt, 1884, 1904; McCarthy in Curr, 1887; Mathews, 1898 (Gr. 6468); Stone, 1911; Tindale, MS.|
|Alternative Names||Jambajamba (['jamba] = no), Yamba, Yam-bayamba, Yuppila, Yupa-galk-wournditch ('people of the native box [Bursaria spinosa] country'), Yow-ew-nil-lurn, Towanninny (a place name, now Towaninnie), Mallenjerrick ('people of the mallee').|
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.