Murunitja (WA)

LocationNorthern margin of Nullarbor Plain from Naretha to about north of Loongana; northward for about 100 miles (160 km.); at Rawlinna and Walawuluna Rockhole. The Miming word for a fat or stout person is ['murun]. The men of this tribe tend to be of the heavy Murrayian physical type.
Co-ordinates126°0'E x 30°15'S
Area11,000 sq. m. (28,600 sq. km.)
ReferencesWilliams in Curr, 1886; Davidson, 1938; Tindale, 1940; Berndt, 1959.
Alternative NamesMooroon, Murnidja, ? Mara, Kogara (means 'east,' hence by extension 'easterners').