A hooked wooden stick used by Aboriginal peoples of Australia for hurling a spear or dart.
A traditional spear-throwing device used by indigenous peoples of Australia.
A town in South Australia, Australia located on the Nullabor Plain about 150 miles north of Adelaide.
Other Word Forms
Origin of woomera
- Dharuk wamara
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From the local Aboriginal name for a spear-thrower
- From Dharug.