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Wollemi | PERAHU Rock Art Documentary Series

Wollemi National Park is one of the most rugged and wild parks of New South Wales, Australia. Since 2001, a team of archaeologists, Aboriginal community...

Djulirri | PERAHU Rock Art Documentary Series

Ronald Lamilami is a senior Maung language traditional owner of part of Arnhem Land’s Wellington Range, NT, Australia. Djulirri is the most significant rock art...

Made in Malarrak | PERAHU Rock Art Documentary Series

Ronald Lamilami is a senior Maung language tradional owner of part of Arnhem Land’s Wellington Range, NT, Australia. In May 2009 he and his sons...

Red Deer Cave – 14,000-year-old thighbone | Interview with Prof. Paul Taçon on ABC News at Noon

14,000-year-old thighbone renews mystery over identity of ‘Red Deer Cave people’. An ancient thighbone from southwest China provides more evidence prehistoric humans walked mainland Eurasia...

Pleistocene cave art from Sulawesi, Indonesia

Archaeologists have long been puzzled by the appearance in Europe ∼40–35 thousand years (kyr) ago of a rich corpus of sophisticated artworks, including parietal art...

Cave art in the tropics

In this Nature Video, we explore a cave in Indonesia that’s home to some of the oldest paintings in the world. The hand stencils and...

Griffith University’s Laureate

Professor Paul Taçon, ARC Australian Laureate Fellow and Chair in Rock Art Research and Professor of Anthropology and Archaeology in the School of Humanities at...

Malarrak, Wellington Range, Northern Territory

The Malarrak complex is located within the Wellington Range, the northern most outlier of the Arnhem Land Plateau in the far north of the Northern...

Djulirri, Wellington Range, Northern Territory

Djulirri is located in the Wellington Range of Australia’s Northern Territory, south of Goulburn Island in Arnhem Land. Western Arnhem Land and the adjacent Kakadu...

Wollemi National Park

Like all of Australia, Wollemi National Park, within the Greater Blue Mountains World Heritage Area of New South Wales, has long been a dynamic place...