Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Wadjalang (QLD)
LocationHeadwaters of Bulloo and Langlo rivers from Quilpie north to Northampton Downs, near and east of Blackall, and to Tambo; east to Cheepie, Burrandilla, and Nive Downs; at Ambathalla and Minnie Downs. The vocabularies of Dalhunty and Crombie seem to belong to this tribe. The Wadjalang did not have the male rite of circumcision.
Co-ordinates145°20'E x 25°50'S
Area15,000 sq. m. (39,000 sq. km.)
ReferencesDalhunty and Crombie in Curr, 1887; Tindale, 1940.
Alternative Names['mari] = man, ['al:a] = no.
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