Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Karingbal (QLD)
LocationHeadwaters of Comet River (upper Mackenzie) from below Rolleston south to the Carnarvon Range; west to Consuelo Peak; on the Brown River; east to Expedition Range and Bedourie. It is a tribe quite separate from the Kanolu and Kangulu. Davidson's placings of this and neighboring tribes are based on Kelly's incorrect sketch map that shows Emerald 50 miles out of position with respect to Springsure.
Co-ordinates148°35'E x 24°55'S
Area2,800 sq. m. (7,300 sq. km.)
ReferencesMcIntosh in Curr, 1887; Murray in Curr, 1887; Birt in Cameron, 1904; Kelly, 1935; Tindale, 1940.
Alternative NamesKaringbool, Kaingbul, Karranbal; man = ['gulbura], no = ['kangu].
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

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Collection AA689 Joseph Benjamin Birdsell