Did You Know?
- Aranda is a warrior man/spirit that is found in stories belonging to Central Australia.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Histories and Cultures:
- Find a map showing the language groups of Aboriginal Australia. How many language groups can you find? How many are in central Australia?
Map of Indigenous language groups
Photographs of Indigenous 'warriors'
Wajarri men and women near the Weld Range in the 1890s.
Warburton Mission, February 1967
Demonstration of spear throwing at Kalgoorlie
A warrior with his spear and woomera (spear thrower) at Laverton
Joe Mallard Collection
Head to the archive and select ‘Technologies’ then scroll down and select ‘Spear’ and click search.