Wanjiwalku (NSW)

LocationFrom near Milparinka to White Cliffs; west nearly to Mount Arrowsmith; east to near Tongo Lake; at Yancannia and east of Lake Bancannia. Both this group and the Maljangapa, adjoining tribe to the west, speak one language (Wanjiwalku) but are separate tribes. The Maljangapa came east to Yancannia when the first settlers appeared there. They practiced only circumcision as a rite of initiation.
Co-ordinates142°40'E x 30°25'S
Area8,000 sq. m. (20,800 sq. km.)
ReferencesBonney, 1884; Crozier in Curr, 1886; Morton in Curr, 1886; Newland, 1889, 1926; Mathews, 1898 (Gr. 6464); Howitt, 1904; Tindale, 1938 MS, 1940.
Alternative NamesWeyneubulkoo, Wonipalku, Wanyabalku, Wonjimalku, Pono, Pernowie, Pernowrie, Kongait, Tongaranka.