An Aboriginal stick used to throw a spear more forcibly.
- His sketches often portrayed the ‘natives’ fishing and throwing spears with woomeras.
- The men on the left are holding shields, spears and woomeras while the man on the right has a huge wooden sword as well as a shield.
- Long, long time ago, two little nephews asked their old uncle to take them out and camp on the river so that he could teach them how to make their spears and woomeras and their boomerangs.
Early 19th century: from Dharuk wamara.
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