Summary: Four scarred or burial trees near the Euroka Campground in Glenbrook.

There are at least four Aboriginal scarred trees around Euroka Campground, near Glenbrook in the Blue Mountains National Park.

Often the trees have been “scarred” by the removal of bark to make a canoe or coolamon, but the three trees near the Appletree Flat have the appearance of a Burial Tree. This is where the bark of a tree near the deceased’s grave is removed, and the tribe’s totem is carved into the tree.

Another scarred tree is along Bennetts Ridge.

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Aboriginal Sites by National Park

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