There are six main types of Aboriginal weapons that aboriginal people used. These are spears, spear throwers, clubs, shields, boomerangs, and sorcery. Many aboriginal weapons are for hunting as well as warfare. A boomerang or spear-thrower used for hunting game could also be used in fighting. Shields and clubs were for warfare.
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During the period of 1905-1969, the Australian government authorities and police were given the power to transfer Aboriginal children to foster care, forcibly removing them from their families. The children who were taken were assimilated to Anglo-Australian culture. It is estimated that about 100,000 children in total, or just about every third Aboriginal person at that time, was forcibly removed from their families.