Summary: An Aboriginal rock art site with five red hand stencils, in a tributary of Camp Fire Creek in the lower Blue Mountains.

Along a tributary of Camp Fire Creek is a tall and rounded shelter, which contains a number of Aboriginal hand stencils in red ochre.

There are at least five hand stencils in close proximity, including a hand and forearm.

1X3A1070 LR Camp Fire Creek Red Stencils1X3A1070 LR yre Camp Fire Creek Red Stencils

Some of the stencils are very faded; the image pairs below show the stencils with and without image enhancement.

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