Jabree has prepared a submission to the Queensland Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships (DATSIP), on behalf of the Gold Coast Native Title Group, to inform its review of Queensland’s Cultural Heritage Duty of Care Guideline
Cultural heritage is our community’s intellectual property, and as a community we are all responsible for the integrity of cultural work that is occurring.
Field surveys confirm areas of high Aboriginal cultural heritage sensitivity.
This Rock Shelter Complex is an extremely rare find regionally and holds high scientific, cultural and aesthetic value for the Gold Coast Traditional Owner community.
Surface artefacts and a significant shell midden site identified as part of Gold Coast City Council’s boat ramp upgrade project.
Aboriginal cultural material recovered from the site suggests the area was once a knapping (stone working) site by our ancestors.