Bull, J. W. (1878) Early Experiences of Colonial Life in South Australia Printed at The Advertiser, Chronicle, and Express Offices, King William and Waymouth Streets, Adelaide
Cooper, B. J. (1979) Eocene to Miocene stratigraphy of the Willunga Embayment. Report of Investigation Geological Survey of South Australia
Schultz, C. (2013) Place Name Summary (PNS) 4.3.3/03, Kanyanyapilla
City of Onkaparinga (n. d.) City of Onkaparinga Native Vegetation Strategy 2010 –14, A Community Plan 2028 initiative
City of Onkaparinga (n. d.) http://www.onkaparingacity.com/history/viewsuburb.asp?content=mclarenvale)
Department for Environment and Heritage (2004) Translocation Proposal: Re-introduction of Mainland SA Tammar Wallaby to Innes National Park, Adelaide, South Australia
Denham, T., Lentfer, C., Stuart, E., Bickford, S. & Barr, C. (2012) Multi-disciplinary investigation of 19th century European settlement of the Willunga Plains, South Australia in Haberle, Simon G. & David, Bruno (2012) Peopled Landscapes (Terra Australis 34) Archaeological and Biogeographic Approaches to Landscapes ANU Press, Canberra
Gara, T. (1998) The Life and times of Mullawirraburka in History in Portraits: Biographies of nineteenth century South Australian Aboriginal people, Aboriginal History Monograph 6, Southwood Press, Sydney, pp. 88-132.
Hodges, F. (2007) Language Planning and Placenaming in Australia Current Issues in Language Planning, Vol. 8, No 3, 383–403
Leigh, W. H. (1839) Reconnoitering voyages and travels with adventures in the new colonies of South Australia, during the years 1836, 1837, 1838 Smith, Elder & Co, London.
National Trust, Willunga Branch (willungahistorynews.wordpress.com/page/2/, January 29, 2013)
Olliver Geological Services (2006) Waldeila Sand Deposit, Geological Investigations
Pomery, L. M. C. & Merrett, L. (1981) History of Richards and James Rowe Pomery Lutheran Publishing House, Adelaide