Summary: Great Mackerel Shelter with Art (SWA) 2 has fifteen hand stencils in red ochre, on a cliff above Great Mackerel Beach

Along a series of enormous overhangs are fifteen Aboriginal hand stencils, in two groups.

Ten handprints are located at one end of a large overhang, on a smooth section of sandstone.

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Aboriginal Sites by National Park

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