Summary: Aboriginal engravings of a kangaroo, head of a kangaroo and shield on scattered rock surfaces; they are part of a series of ten sites documented by Ian Sim near the Milyerra Trail

Scattered across a few rock surface is Sim Group 167, Series 7. A leaping kangaroo is very weathered, and hard to make out. It has a “flat head, pointed triangular face, no eyes, 1 ear, thin neck,. broad flat backed body, straight belly, pair of conical forelegs at slightly different angles but sloped slightly backward, straight hind leg forward, with foot slightly more forward, no genital sac, tail curved upward, landing on
its hind feet in a leap with its head downward and inward, body parallel with the ground.

AWAT0534 LR Milyerra Trail - Wallaby and Shield

Nearby is the head of a kangaroo, and a shield.

Milyerra Trail – Wallaby and Shield - 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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