Summary: A small Aboriginal engraving site in thick scrub, which includes a fsh and an emu in an unusual pose.

This group of Aboriginal engravings is on a small rock in dense scrub above the Waratah Track. The figures include a fish, and an emu “posed with its head forward and and its leg sloped backward in an unusual manner for the emu apparently indicating that it is walking”.

AWAT2089 LR 1 Waratah Trail Emu
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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.