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It is simply amazing when Australian people say we have no history like other countries. These fish traps are a clear display of 'old school' technology and the ability the Aborigines had of feeding themselves. A visit to Brewarrina must include swinging past the weir...More
My visit was brief unfortunately as I was pushed for time. What I saw certainly looked interesting I’m unsure if the local Aboriginal people offer tours but it would be a wonderful addition to this attraction.
Really worth a visit. The oldest man made structures on earth at 40,000 years old. Good description of what they are and how they worked. Lots of reeds cover them when we were there, better viewing when reeds not there. Some remnants still visible.
We were ably taken around the fish traps by Bradley, who helped us to better understand the incredible history of the Aboriginal people in this area, and their ingenuity in constructing the fish traps. The artifacts in the little museum were worth seeing too, and...More
Did the tour with Bradley. What a thoughtful and considerate young man. He completely engaged us as Australians that this was all Australians history. His stories of the 8 tribes and now us as new tribes is what makes this site so valuable. He focused...More
Birdlife photographers paradise. So many species "fishing". There were signs explaining how the traps worked.There is a modern part to allow the fish past the weir. The grass was long but the path is well trodden so was easy going. Really nice part of the...More
Very disappointed in the condition of the banks of the river alongside the fish traps. Absolutely covered in nigooraburr, a terrible weed. This made it difficult to get close to traps. Also lots of broken glass strewn about. The traps themselves looked interesting but there...More