Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Mangarai (NT)
LocationMiddle and upper courses of Roper River east of Mataranka and Maranboy; at Mount Emily, Elsey, and Beswick; northeast to Mount Elsie; not farther downstream than about Mount Lindsay.
Co-ordinates133°25'E x 14°45'S
Area4,500 sq. m. (11,700 sq. km.)
ReferencesLowre in Curr, 1886; Mathews, 1900 (Gr. 6491); Spencer, 1914; Tindale, 1925; Radcliffe-Brown, 1930; Capell, 1940, 1942, 1956; Berndt, 1951; Elkin, 1961; Lockwood, Mara
Alternative NamesMungarai, Mungerry, Mangarei, Manggarai, ? Walooka.
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 AA105 Henry Kenneth Fry

Collection AA338 Norman Barnett Tindale