Koonalda Cave

/kunældə ˈkeɪv/ (say koohnalduh 'kayv)

noun
a cave in south-western SA, below the Nullarbor Plain; evidence of flint-quarrying and human markings dated as 20 000 years BP.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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