Ngaro (QLD)

LocationWhitsunday Island; ranging over Cumberland Islands; also to mainland at Cape Conway and on mountains east of Proserpine. Sewn ironbark canoes, called ['winta], were used for journeying between the islands-all reefs between St. Bees and Hayman Islands were known intimately and searched for food.
Co-ordinates149°5'E x 20°30'S
Area200 sq. m. (500 sq. km.)
ReferencesBridgeman and Bucas in Curr, 1887; Tindale, 1938 MS, 1940.
Alternative NamesNgalangi, Googaburra (a horde name), 'Island' tribe.