|Location||Northern side of Roebuck Bay and coast north to Willie Creek, inland for about 15 miles (25 km.). Some informants preferred the term Tjunung. This tribe virtually is extinct.|
|Co-ordinates||122°20'E x 17°50'S|
|Area||400 sq. m. (1,000 sq. km.)|
|References||Bischofs, 1908; Bates, 1914, 1915; Connelly, 1932; Elkin, 1933; Petri, 1939; Capell, 1940; Tindale, 1940, 1953 MS; Worms, 1953 MS; Nekes and Worms, 1953.|
|Alternative Names||Tjugun, Tjukun, Djukun, Tjugan, Djukan, Jukan, Tjunung, Kularrabulu, Jukannganga (i.e., Jukan speech).|
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.