Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Kunggari (QLD)
LocationUpper Nebine and Mungallala creeks from Bonna Vonna and Ballon north to Morven and Mungallala. Extended eastward and partly absorbed the Mandandanji in early historic times. They are not to be confused with the Kuungkari of Barcoo River.
Co-ordinates147°5'E x 27°15'S
Area8,200 sq. m. (21,300 sq. km.)
ReferencesRidley, 1861, 1873, 1875; Barlow, 1873; Curr, 1886; Mathews, 1900 (Gr. 6524, 6559); Cameron, 1904; Crowthers in Howitt, 1904; Lalor in Howitt, 1904; Naseby in Howitt, 1904; Radcliffe-Brown, 1931; Kelly, 1935; Tindale, 1940; Elkin, 1945; Winterbotham, 1956 MS; Breen, 1969 MS.
Alternative NamesUnggari, Kungeri, Kungri, Ungorri, Gungari, Gunggari, Goon-garree, Coongurri, Unggri [sic], Unghi, Congaro, Kogurre, Kogai (language name; note that northern hordes of the Mandandanji also use this term), Ngaragari (Koamu term for language between Bollon and Nebine Creek).
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

Collection AA346 Board for Anthropological Research

Collection AA689 Joseph Benjamin Birdsell