The Yinhawangka people traditionally lived around an area in the Pilbara to the south-east of Onslow. The Yinhawangka people have also been known as Innawonga. Yinhawangka country includes areas of the Angelo, Ashburton and Hardey River catchments, the Kunderong Range and the Mount Vernon, Rocklea and Turee Creek stations.
The role of the Yinhawangka Aboriginal Corporation is to:
- Act as an agent for the Yinhawangka People in respect of their rights and obligations under various land use agreements
- Undertake community activities on behalf of Yinhawangka People
- Provide support to all beneficiaries of the Yinhawangka Trust