Summary: An isolated rock shelter west of Box Tree Clearing Trail has about 15 Aboriginal hand stencils in red ochre along the rear wall.

As you approach this small shelter near the end of a ridge, it doesn’t appear a likely candidate for Aboriginal rock art. The overhang is relatively small, and consists of a fairly low and isolated outcrop of rock.

However, along the back wall are approximately 15 hand stencils, all in red ochre. A group of them are clustered together.

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The rest are scattered around the wall of the shelter.

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