Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Pontunj (QLD)
LocationFrom Cape Weymouth south to coast north of Night Island; at Lockhart River and Lloyd Bay.
Co-ordinates143°20'E x 12°55'S
Area300 sq. m. (800 sq. km.)
ReferencesThomson, 1934; McConnel, 1939-1940; Tindale, 1940 and MS.
Alternative NamesJangkonju (language name), Yankonya, Yankonyu.
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