Summary: Aboriginal engraving of a small man, on rock platform above Resolute Track (West Head).

On a small rock outcrop next to the Resolute Track is a small Aboriginal engraving of a man. It’s quite weathered and needs good lighting to make out what it is.

AWAT9820 LR Resolute Track Small Man

There are sweeping views over Pittwater and Barrenjoey Head from this elevated position.

AWAT7117 LR Resolute Track Small Man

Resolute Track Small Man - Site Summary

Aboriginal Sites by National Park

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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.
Yengo National Park was an important spiritual and cultural place for the Darkinjung and Wonnarua People for thousands of years, and 640 Aboriginal cultural sites are recorded in the park and nearby areas.
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