Cultural Heritage Assessment of Gold Coast Light Rail Stage 3A

The alignment for Stage 3A is proposed within a highly developed area but is also in proximity to the Jebbribillum Bora Ground, and the Bora Memorial Rock, which holds high archaeological, cultural, historic and aesthetic value to the traditional owners of the Gold Coast.

Cultural workshop with Scentre Group

Traditional fire making techniques, boomerang and spear throwing, string making and didgeridoo playing … what a great way to start to the week!

Stone artefacts found, Mount Tamborine

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…