Summary: Faint Aboriginal charcoal drawings, in a small shelter near the industrial area of Mt Ku-ring-gai

Near Gundah Road in the Berowra Valley National Park is a small overhang, not far from the industrial area of Mt Ku-ring-gai, which contains Aboriginal rock art.

AWAT4377 LR Gundah Road Shelter

The figures are drawn in charcoal; they are quite faint and not immediately identifiable as being drawings.

AWAT4374 LR Gundah Road Shelter

Gundah Road Shelter - 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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