Kokowara (QLD)

LocationNormanby River from Lakefield south to Laura and Laura River. The proper name probably has not been determined; Kokowara means 'rough speech.' This term has been applied also to the Laia tribe. Not to be confused with the Wakara tribe on the Mitchell River.
Co-ordinates144°35'E x 15°5'S
Area1,800 sq. m. (7,300 sq. km.)
ReferencesParry-Okeden, 1897; Dutton, 1901; Roth, 1910; McConnel, 1931; Hale and Tindale, 1933; Sharp, 1939; Tindale, 1940; Trezise, 1969.
Alternative NamesKookawarra, Coo-oo-warra, Gugu-Warra; Laura-Deighton tribe.