Tindale's Catalogue of Australian Aboriginal Tribes
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Madoitja (WA)
LocationEast of Three Rivers and Old Peak Hill to Lakes King and Nabberu. South to Cunyu and the northwestern border of Millrose. Bates shows the tribe as placed north-northeast of the Wadjari. The limits have been approximately defined chiefly by exclusion from areas claimed by other tribes.
Co-ordinates120°0'E x 25°25'S
Area9,000 sq. m. (23,400 sq. km.)
ReferencesBates, 1913; Connelly, 1932; Tindale, 1940, 1966 MS; Berndt, 1959.
Alternative NamesMarduidji, Milamada, ? Wainawonga, Konin (of southern tribes), Waula (means 'northerners,' applied by Pini).
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