The estimated age of one scarred tree suggests the tree was used by someone on the Gold Coast in the late 1800s or early 1900s.
A tailored cultural heritage management strategy for the Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 2 Project
Aboriginal cultural material recovered from the site suggests the area was once a knapping (stone working) site by our ancestors.
In May 2012 fieldwork was undertaken at the Tamborine Village Roundabout which is approximately 2.5km southwest of the bora ground at Waldron Road, Tamborine. While much of the site had been disturbed by road works, 11 stone artefacts were found including silcrete flakes and cores. In one pit a charcoal sample was found at the…