Summary: Two eels at a small Aboriginal engraving site which was first documented by Ian Sim in 1969. Nearby are some deep axe grinding gooves.

Ian Sim documented a number of Aboriginal engraving sites around the Corrumbine Creek Firetrail; one of the smaller sites above the firetrail has two eels. One of the eels has a straight body.

AWAT0445 LR Corrumbine Creek Firetrail Two Eels

The second eel is a similar size, but has a curved body.

eel Corrumbine Creek Firetrail Two Eels
Source: Sydney Rock Art

Nearby, on the same rock platform but not recorded by Sim or McCarthy, is a nice set of axe grinding grooves.

Corrumbine Creek Firetrail Two Eels - Site Summary

Aboriginal Sites by National Park

A review of different techniques for photographing Aboriginal rock art. This includdes oblique flash, chain and planar mosaic imaging which combines hundreds of overlapping photos.
Over 40 sites have been recorded within the park; many were located along the river bank and were flooded by the building of the weir in 1938.
There are over 350 Aboriginal engraving and sites recorded in the Central Coast region, many of these in the Brisbane Water National Park.
Over a hundred Aboriginal sites have been recorded in the Hornsby region, with many of these in the Berowra Valley National Park and around the suburb of Berowra.
Located to the north-west of Sydney, just south of the Dharug and Yengo National Parks, Maroota has a high concentration of (known) Aboriginal sites. Many more Aboriginal heritage sites are located in the Marramarra National Park. The original inhabitants of the area were the Darug people.
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