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Meaning & History
Means "paperbark tree" in the Bibbulmun language group spoken by the Noongar.Colin Thomas Johnson (1938-2019), better known by his pen name Mudrooroo, was a novelist, poet, essayist and playwright. He has been described as one of the most enigmatic literary figures of Australia and his many works are centred on Australian Aboriginal characters and Aboriginal topics.