Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Njulnjul (WA)
LocationDampier Peninsula on western side, from Cape Borda south to Sandy Point, extending across peninsula to Carlyle Head and Goodenough Bay; formerly they held more territory on the King Sound side; this was usurped by the Nimanburu.
Co-ordinates122°50'E x 16°50'S
Area500 sq. m. (1,300 sq. km.)
ReferencesBischofs, 1908; Bates, 1914; Elkin, 1933; Kaberry, 1937, 1939; Nekes, 1937, 1939; Petri, 1939; Tindale, 1940, 1953 MS; Worms, 1940, 1951, 1952; Capell, 1956, 1958; Coates, 1966.
Alternative NamesNjolnjol (variant), Nyolnyol, Nyulnyul, Nyul-nyul.
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

Collection AA346 Board for Anthropological Research

Collection AA689 Joseph Benjamin Birdsell