Aboriginal culture trails

Brisbane City Council helps to preserve and communicate Aboriginal cultural heritage through initiatives such as bushland culture trails.

Boondall Wetlands

The Aboriginal Art Trail at Boondall Wetlands consists of 18 aluminium sculptures.

The sculptures tell stories of how Aboriginal clans used the land, flora and fauna of the wetlands. You can see the sculptures along several different walking and bicycle tracks through the reserve.

For a map of the Boondall Wetlands Aboriginal Art Trail contact Council.

Find out more about the Boondall Wetlands.

Mt Coot-tha

The Mt Coot-tha Aboriginal Art Trail showcases Aboriginal art in its natural setting. You can see how Aboriginal art is used as a way of mapping the land and passing on cultural information.

The 1.5 kilometre walking trail features eight artworks. This includes the main gallery at the end of the track, which is an Aboriginal map of the whole site.

Interpretation signs are provided at each location.

Find out more about Mt Coot-tha Forest and other natural areas

Peace Park, Nashville

The Aboriginal Bush Culture Trail at Peace Park, Nashville, focuses on the Aboriginal food sources in the area.

The 250 metre circular trail features hand-painted and carved totems depicting plants and animals.

The trail commences off the bikeway, behind Nashville State School at Baskerville Street, Brighton.

You can find the Baskerville Street bikeway in map one of the bikeway maps.
 

01 April 2014