Wembawemba (NSW)

LocationOn Loddon River from Kerang, Vic., north to Swan Hill; on Avoca River south to near Quambatook; northeastward to Booroorban and Moulamein, N.S.W.; near Barham; at Lake Boga and Boort, Vic. Stone lists five hordes centered at Towaninnie, Meelool Station, Lake Boga, Gonn, and Bael Bael. The horde at Gonn on the Murray River had a name Dietjenbaluk (Deitchenballuk) which Stone says meant 'always shifting' while the Melool horde had a name indicating they were a quarrelsome group.
Co-ordinates144°0'E x 35°20'S
Area3,200 sq. m. (8,300 sq. km.)
ReferencesGodfrey in Smyth, 1878; Munro in Smyth, 1878; Smyth, 1878; Curr, 1887; Fawcett in Curr, 1887; Moulamein Magistrates in Curr, 1887; Mathews, 1898 (Gr. 6468), 1902 (Gr. 6487), 1903 (Gr. 6489); Howitt, 1904; Stone, 1911; Tindale, 1938 MS, 1940; Berndt, 1947; Hercus, 1966, 1970.
Alternative Names(['wemba] = ['wamba] == ['womba] = no), Wamba-wamba (valid alternative), Wamba, Womba, Weumba, Waamba, Waimbiwaimbi, Gourrmjanyuk (horde at Lake Boga), Gorrmjanyuk.