Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Mungo Lady

Find of the oldest cremated human remains in the world. Contrary to the name it seems that here rests a male, who was cremated...

Twin Falls in Cape York

Picturesque waterfall with several steps. Several meters high. Location, GPS coordinates: 11.3828 S 142.4132 E Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and Oceania, Australia, Queensland, Cape York, on Eliot...

Wurdi Youang stone arrangament

Here some 100 stones are arranged in an egg-shaped form about 50 meters across. It is possible that it is arranged astronomically. Nearby Aboriginal...

Brewarrina fish traps

Impressive and complex system of stone settings serving as a trap for fish. It is possible that these structures have existed here for some...

Donkey Creek Wandjina paintings

Rock shelter with very interesting Wandjina paintings of high artistic value. Location, GPS coordinates: 15.9571 S 126.3722 E Categories: Petroglyphs and rock art, Prehistoric cave and rock paintings,...

Walga Rock art

Cave with extensive cliff art galleries, including a drawing of an European sailing ship (contact art), most likely from the late 19th century. Such...

Ubirr (Obiri)

Some of the best galleries of Aboriginal X-ray style drawings, some are up to 40,000 years old. Three galleries are accessible to visitors. Location, GPS...

Red Hands Cave

This cave contains numerous 1,600 – 500 years old hand prints and stencils. There are numerous sites with such hand stencils in Australia. Location, GPS...

Nourlangie Rock (Nawurlandja)

Impressive cliff with numerous ancient shelters. Some, such as Anbangbang and Nangawulurr contain impressive paintings of mythological nature. Location, GPS coordinates: 12.8619 S 132.8123 E Categories: Petroglyphs and...

Ngamadjidj shelter (Cave of Ghosts)

Ancient shelter with ghostly white drawings created with clay. White color is associated with death and the spirit world. Location, GPS coordinates: 36.9261 S 142.3852 E Categories: Petroglyphs...