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Kuthanta (?–?)

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Kuthanta (?–?) lived on the Norman River near Kimberley (or Karumba) Telegraph Station, far north Queensland. He was a member of the Wild Australia Show that toured south-eastern Australia in 1892–93. His English name was Norman.

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'Kuthanta (?–?)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 21 October 2021.

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Alternative Names
  • Coothundah
  • Jowaljow
  • Norman

Queensland, Australia


Queensland, Australia

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