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Theodore Grinding Grooves
The Theodore Aboriginal artefact grinding grooves demonstrate an important aspect of past Aboriginal lifestyles and technologies. Here local elder Wally Bell explains the significance of the site and unveils a sign to educate the public.
The site has exposed sandstone rock with grooves and scattered stone artefacts. There are two shapes of grooves here at Theodore. The round grooves were used for food processing and the oval-shaped for making and sharpening tools.
A short walk from Christmas Street Theodore
Time to get there:
Time to get there: 10 minutes from Namadgi National Park Visitors Centre
30 minutes from the Canberra Region Visitors Centre
Access Canberra 13 22 81