The available evidence supports Mathews' (1902:58) claim that this is a dialect of Dhurga S53, probably a northern dialect (Eades, 1976:4).
Eades also notes that it is 'impossible to be clear on the situation of dialects' (1976: 3). Besold comments that, while Dharumba (S56) shares pronoun forms and other grammatical features with Dhurga, it is very similar to Dharrawal S59 in terms of lexicon (2012-13:2).
From the Nowra-Jervis Bay area to Wallaga Lake (Eades 1976:5).
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Speaker numbers were measured differently across the censuses and various other sources listed in AUSTLANG. You are encouraged to refer to the sources.
Speaker numbers for ‘NILS 2004’ and ‘2005 estimate’ come from 'Table F.3: Numbers of speakers of Australian Indigenous languages (various surveys)' in 'Appendix F NILS endangerment and absolute number results' in McConvell, Marmion and McNicol 2005, pages 198-230 (PDF, 2.5MB).
Besold, Jutta. 2013. Language recovery of the New South Wales south coast Aboriginal languages. MS 5078.