Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Tjuroro (WA)
LocationOn Ashburton River southeast from Kooline to Ashburton Downs and Turee Creek junction; north and south only to the headwaters of local creeks on Kenneth and Capricorn Ranges north only to the beginning of the higher land overlooking Hardey River. Their name is said to mean 'lowlanders' in contradistinction to 'uplanders,' the Kurama.
Co-ordinates117°0'E x 23°20'S
Area2,200 sq. m. (5,700 sq. km.)
References'Yabaroo,' 1899; Brown, 1912, 1913; Radcliffe-Brown, 1930; Connelly, 1932; Tindale, 1940, 1953 MS, 1966 MS; Brandenstein, 1965 MS; A.I.A.S. report, 1966.
Alternative NamesTjororo (valid variant), Tjururu (another version), Tjururo, Churoro, Choororo, Chooraroo, Djururo.
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