The Wollongong Warriors are a Quidditch team from Wollongong, Australia. Along with the Thundelarra Thunderers, they have dominated the Australian Quidditch League for the best part of the century. Their rivalry with the Thunderers is fierce and legendary among the Australian magical community. The Warriors are the inventors of the Wollongong Shimmy.
Behind the scenes
- Wollongong is a coastal city in the state of New South Wales in Australia. It is misspelled "Woollongong" in the original publication of Quidditch Through the Ages. The spelling was changed to "Wollongong" in the 2017 UK edition.
- The University of Wollongong is host to a Muggle Quidditch team that shares its name with its fictional counterpart.