Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Ngurlu (WA)
LocationMenzies to Malcolm; northwest to Mount Ida; east to Lake Raeside and Yerilla; at Lake Ballard. Their southern boundary lies at the change from their predominantly mulga country to the mallee Eucalypt country of the Maduwongga. After 1890 they were overwhelmed by a westward movement of Waljen and Nangatadjara tribes.
Co-ordinates120°50'E x 29°20'S
Area5,000 sq. m. (13,000 sq. km.)
ReferencesTindale, 1940, 1966 MS.
Alternative NamesJata (valid alternative), Jata, Njata, Nata, Ngulutjara, Nguludjara, Kuru (valid variant), Kurutjara.
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