Dja Dja Wurrung

Dja Dja Wurrung, also known as the Jaara people and Loddon River tribe, is a native Aboriginal tribe which occupied the watersheds of the Loddon and Avoca Rivers in the Bendigo region of central Victoria, Australia. They were part of the Kulin alliance of tribes. There were 16 clans, which adhered to a patrilineal system. Like the other Kulin peoples there were two moieties: Bunjil the eagle and Waa the crow.

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Franklinford, Victoria - History - Loddon Aboriginal Protectorate Station
... Mount Franklin was the territory of the Gunangara Gundidj clan of the Dja Dja Wurrung ... The site was chosen with the support of The Dja Dja Wurrung as well as Crown Lands Commissioner Frederick Powlett ... at Franklinford, and the area was known to the Dja Dja Wurrung as Larne-ne-barramul or the habitat of the emu ...
Dja Dja Wurrung - Structure, Borders and Land Use - Diplomacy
... When foreign people passed through or were invited onto Dja Dja Wurrung lands, the ceremony of Tanderrum - freedom of the bush - would be performed ...
Edward Stone Parker - Assistant Protector
... choice for a reserve in September 1840 was a site, known as Neereman by the Dja Dja Wurrung, on Bet Bet Creek a tributary of the Loddon River ... Station at Franklinford, and was known to the Dja Dja Wurrung as Lalgambook ... treat the high incidence of disease, a teacher to educate Dja Dja wurrung children, and employed several free and assigned labourers ...