Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Widjabal (NSW)
LocationUpper Richmond River from north of Kyogle south to near Casino, east to Dunoon; not to Coraki; an inland rain forest tribe. The coastal Widje horde or hordes of the Badjalang, who lived near Coraki, seem to have no direct relationship, but the inland hordes, called Watji, may have belonged to this tribe and not the Badjalang.
Co-ordinates153°0'E x 28°40'S
Area600 sq. m. (1,600 sq. km.)
ReferencesEdwards in Curr, 1887; Mathews, 1898 (Gr. 6468); Thomas, 1900; Hargrave, 1903; Tindale, 1938 MS, 1940.
Alternative NamesNoowidal, Nowgyjul, Waibra, Ettrick tribe, Watji, Watchee.
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