Summary: Weathered and damaged by mountain bikes, the lower half of a man is just above the Rocky Ponds Firetrail.

On the edge of a large rock platform, which is crossed by the Rocky Ponds Trail, is an Aboriginal engraving of a man Or, the bottom half of a man. His feet, legs and penis are fairly distinct – but his uppe body and head have been weathered away.

AWAT0140 LR Rocky Ponds Trail Man

Unfortunately there is no signage or barrier around the Aboriginal engraving, so bike riders inadvertently ride across this figure, which is just above the firetrail near the top of the rock platform.

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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.