Girrakool Loop Track (Brisbane Water NP)

Girrakool Loop Track (Brisbane Water NP)
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The Girrakool Loop Track is a very short walk that passes an Aboriginal engraving site, the picturesque Piles Creek and a couple of lookouts. Last time I was here, I completed the longer Piles Creek Loop – and suggested in my blog post that the much shorter Girrakool Loop Track wasn’t really worth doing. Pehaps I was wrong… I’ve only got time for a quick visit today on way north today, so I’m doing the very short Girrakool Loop walk. After descending a short distance from the carpark on the well-formed track, I reach the marked Aboriginal engraving site.

The small engraving site has one figure, which is fairly easy to make out (it was a very overcast day, so the photo is nor great).

The track then drops between two large boulders, as it continues descending to the bottom of the valley.

An informal side-track goes down to Piles Creek, which is surrounded by ferns.

The rough track goes up a small (unname.... Continue Reading at Hiking The World

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