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Aboriginal pathways in southeast Queensland and the Richmond River / J.G. Steele
Bib ID 836971
Format BookBook
Steele, J. G. (John Gladstone), 1935-
Description St. Lucia, Qld. : University of Queensland Press, 1984, c1983 
xix, 366 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 27 cm. 
ISBN 0702219436

Geographical features and associated legends, local place names, tribal/linguistic/clan boundaries, bora rings, rock engraving, burial caves for the area from Fraser Island (Q) south to Evans Head (NSW), inland to the Great Dividing Range; briefly discusses & mentions cannibalism, rainmaking; draws heavily from early chroniclers; covers the Bundjalung, Wiyabal, Galibal, Walungmira, Gidabal, Ngandowal, Minyungbal, Nyungbal, Ngaraangbal, Yugumbir, Yuggera, Turrbal, Jinibara, Garumngar, Kabi, Waka, Baiambora, Jandai, Gowar, Ngugi, Bujiebara, Dungidau, Dallambara, Nalbo, Undanbi, Dulingbara, Badjala, Ngulungbara, Dowarbara, Dundubara, Dungibara; Catalogue of artefacts from this area at the time of contact held by museums.


Includes indexes.

Bibliography: p. 324-338.

Subjects Australian Aboriginal antiquities. Queensland. Coastal regions.  |  Australian Aboriginal antiquities. New South Wales. Coastal regions.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Queensland -- Antiquities.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Antiquities.  |  Bundjalung / Banjalang people (E12) (NSW SH56-02)  |  Death - Mortuary customs.  |  Ceremonies - Rain making.  |  Nunukul / Noonuccal language (E21) (Qld SG56-15)  |  Dungidjau people (E20) (Qld SG56-14)  |  Buyibara language (E24) (Qld SG56-10)  |  Language - Vocabulary - Place names.  |  Colonisation.  |  Art - Rock art - Engraving.  |  Ngugi people (E26) (Qld SG56-15)  |  Buyibara people (E24) (Qld SG56-10)  |  Dalla language (E25) (Qld SG56-10)  |  Nunukul / Noonuccal people (E21) (Qld SG56-15)  |  Goinbal people (E19) (Qld SG56-15)  |  Yugambeh / Yugumbir language (E17) (Qld SG56-15)  |  Jagara / Yuggera language (E23) (Qld SG56-14)  |  Dalla people (E25) (Qld SG56-10)  |  Sites - Ceremonial grounds.  |  Gubbi Gubbi / Kabi Kabi / Gabi Gabi people (E29) (Qld SG56-06)  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial grounds.  |  Githabul language (E14) (NSW SH56-02)  |  Widjabal / Wiyabal language (E16) (NSW SH56-03)  |  Gubbi Gubbi / Kabi Kabi / Gabi Gabi language (E29) (Qld SG56-06)  |  Yugambeh / Yugumbir people (E17) (Qld SG56-15)  |  Galibal people (E15) (NSW SH56-03)  |  Galibal language (E15) (NSW SH56-03)  |  Waka Waka / Wakka Wakka language (E28) (Qld SG56-10)  |  Ceremonies - Initiation.  |  Yugambal language (E11) (NSW SH56-06)  |  Butchulla / Batjala / Badtjala people (E30) (Qld SG56-06)  |  Minjungbal / Minyangbal language (E18) (NSW SH56-03)  |  Widjabal / Wiyabal people (E16) (NSW SH56-03)  |  Githabul people (E14) (NSW SH56-02)  |  Yugambal people (E11) (NSW SH56-06)  |  Jagara / Yuggera people (E23) (Qld SG56-14)  |  Sites - Dreaming tracks.  |  Bundjalung / Banjalang language (E12) (NSW SH56-02)  |  Geography - Territories and boundaries.  |  Minjungbal / Minyangbal people (E18) (NSW SH56-03)  |  Cannibalism.  |  Cultural heritage - Protection - Museums and keeping places.  |  Stories and motifs.  |  Waka Waka / Wakka Wakka people (E28) (Qld SG56-10)  |  Dungidjau language (E20) (Qld SG56-14)  |  Guwar language (E26) (Qld SG56-15)  |  Duungidjawu language E20.  |  Gumbaynggirr language E7.  |  Butchulla / Batjala / Badtjala language (E30) (Qld SG56-06)  |  Guwar language E26.  |  Goinbal language (E19) (Qld SG56-15)  |  Bundjalung language E12.  |  Butchulla language E30.  |  Turrbal language E86.  |  Jandai language E19.  |  Yuggera language E23.  |  Undanbi language E94.  |  Yugambeh language E17.  |  Queensland -- Antiquities.  |  New South Wales -- Antiquities.  |  Richmond River (NSW N Coast SH56-03, SH56-02)  |  K'Gari / Fraser Island (SE Qld SG56-03)  |  Evans Head (NSW N Coast SH56-07)


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