Summary: Faint charcoal art in a low shelter above Ellem Gully, in McPherson State Forest

A previously unrecorded site, a low shelter above Ellem Gully has some remnants of charcoal Aboriginal art.

The small charcoal markings may, or may not, be natural.

Two more faint motifs seem to represent fish.

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Aboriginal Sites by 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.
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.