Summary: An interesting waterhole to the south-west of Mount Murray Anderson, with multiple overlapping Aboriginal engravings and axe-grinding grooves.

Near a series of Aboriginal engraving sites described by W.D. Campbell is another interesting site, hidden in a small shute. This Aboriginal engraving site has been described as a depicting a man and shields, as well as a kangaroo.

AWAT8349 LR Mount Murray Anderson West - WaterholeAWAT8349 LR highlighted 1 Mount Murray Anderson West - Waterhole

Many of the carvings overlap; some of the shields and boomerangs are obvious, but the man is hard to make out.

Although you would generally expect axe grinding grooves (AGG) next to the waterhole, there are some quite deep grinding grooves a short distance further up, away from the water.

AWAT8352 LR Mount Murray Anderson West - Waterhole
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Aboriginal Sites by National Park

Red Hands Cave, Glenbrook (Blue Mountains)
The Blue Mountains National Park (and surrounding areas along the Great Western Highway) is thought to have over a thousand indigenous heritage sites, although much of the park has not been comprehensively surveyed. The Aboriginal rock sites in the Blue Mountains include grinding grooves, stensils, drawing and rock carvings.
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.
The Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area protects over 3,000 known Aboriginal heritage sites, and many more which are yet to be recorded. This area includes the Blue Mountains National Park, Gardens of Stone, Wollemi National Park and Yengo National Park.