Summary: A "fishing scene" near the Wallaroo Track, which includes a woman, fish and boomerang.

Near the Wallaroo Track is a site that has been described (by McCarthy) as “a fishing scene with a fish huge in comparison with the woman, whose husband’s weapons are shown“.

AWAT4676 LR Wallaroo Track engraving

Wallaroo Track engraving - Site Summary

Aboriginal Sites by National Park

There are about 300 recorded Aboriginal heritage sites in Wollemi National Park, with the rugged and remote environment meaning many sites are yet to be "discovered" and recorde.
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.
Many sites Aboriginal engraving sites across the inner suburbs of Sydney have been destroyed or are very weatheredl. The sites which remain are isolated from their natural environment.
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.
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.
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.
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A quick trip to Wallaroo Hill | Hiking the World · October 19, 2021 at 7:47 pm

[…] last time searching the area for rock art, this small figure with outstretched hands (part of the Wallaroo Track Engraving site) is the only one around “Wallaroo […]

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