Kambure (WA)

LocationCoasts of Admiralty Gulf except in the vicinity of Osborne Islands; east to Monger Creek in Napier Broome Bay; south only to southern rim of valley of King Edward River; a horde on Sir Graham Moore Island, whose people were chiefly marine food gatherers.
Co-ordinates126°15'E x 14°15'S
Area1,700 sq. m. (7,000 sq. km.)
ReferencesStuart, 1923; Love, 1931 MS; Capell, 1940, 1965; Tindale, 1940, 1953 MS; Hernandez, 1941; Mann, 1954; Lucich, 1966 MS.
Alternative NamesKambera, Kamberange (members of the tribe), Kanbre, Gambre, Barurungari (means 'upland' or 'plateau people'; term used also for other tribes), Kambumiri (name of West Bay and area of World War II Truscott Airfield), Purungari (lit. 'coast people'; applied by Worora).