Spinifex may refer to:

  • Spinifex (genus), a genus of grass which is indigenous to the coastal areas of Australasia and Indonesia
  • Triodia (plant genus), a hummock grass of arid Australia, covering twenty percent of the Australian continent (although not technically Spinifex, it is commonly referred to as such)
    • Spinifex resin
  • Spinifex people, or Pila Nguru, an Australian tribe named after the grass
  • Spinifex, a texture in certain ultramafic lavas such as komatiite
  • Spinifex Pigeon (Geophaps plumifera), a bird found in Australia
  • Spinifex Ridge, a mine in Australia
  • Spinifexbird (Eremiornis carteri), a bird found in Australia

Other articles related to "spinifex":

Rose Zwi - Works
... Donker, 1984) The Umbrella Tree (Penguin, 1990) Safe Houses (Spinifex, 1993) Last Walk in Naryshkin Park (Spinifex Press, 1997) Speak the Truth, Laughing nine stories and a ...
Spinifex Resin - Uses
... hunting and working implements benefited from the use of spinifex gum, or resin ... Spinifex resin was a crucial ingredient in spear-making, as the head was often fastened onto the shaft using this resin ... The traditional Aboriginal axe also made strong use of spinifex resin ...
Spinifex People - Further Reading
... Pila Nguru art and song from the Spinifex people ... Pila Nguru an ethnography of the Spinifex People in the context of native title ... Pila Nguru The Spinifex People ...
Spinifex Longifolius
... Spinifex longifolius, commonly known as Beach Spinifex, is a perennial grass that grows along the northern and eastern rim of the Indian Ocean ...
Merlinda Bobis - Works
... (Melbourne Spinifex, 1998) ISBN 1-875559-76-0 Short stories White Turtle ... Melbourne Spinifex, 1999) ISBN 1-875559-89-2 review The Kissing (Aunt Lute, 2001) ISBN 1-879960-60-5 review Novels Banana Heart Summer (Murdoch Books, 2005) ISBN 1-74045-590-8 ...