Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Warkawarka (VIC)
LocationTyrrell Creek and Lake Tyrrell south to Warracknabeal and Birchip; west to Hopetoun; on Morton Plains,
Co-ordinates142°40'E x 35°40'S
Area2,000 sq. m. (5,200 sq. km.)
ReferencesStanbridge, 1858; Beveridge, 1862, 1884; Smyth, 1878; Curr, 1887; Mathews, 1898 (Gr. 6468); Howitt, 1904; Tindale, 1940.
Alternative NamesWerkawerka, Waikywaiky (['warki] = ['warka] = no), Weki-weki, Wengenmarongeitch, Mirdiragoort, Booroung, Boorong, Wirtu (means 'man'), Wirtoo.
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