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Bookartoo (Parachilna)

Bookartoo (Parachilna) is in South Australia. Extensive ochre mining occurred at this site during the late Holocene, as well as at Wilgie Mia, Western Australia, and the Campbell Ranges, Northern Territory (Hiscock, 1996; Mulvaney & Kamminga, 1999).

Mining and quarrying

Sources & Further reading

  1. Josephine Flood, Archaeology of the Dreamtime, J. B. Publishing
  2. Phillip J. Habgood & Natilie R. Franklin, The revolution that didn't arrive: A review of Pleistocene Sahul, Journal of Human Evolution, 55, 2008
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