trip: Sunday 29 November 2010
the Egyptian Hieroglyphs
11am at Staples Lookout, Woy Woy Road
Take the Gosford turn off from the Freeway onto the Pacific Highway,
and follow the signs to Gosford and Woy Woy.
the outside lane. At the first set of traffic lights at Karion, go
straight through and almost immediately there is a second set of
traffic lights with a sign Woy Woy. Turn right at the lights onto Woy
winds around along the ridge for some 10 Km. Staples Lookout is on
the Left. Be wary of possible speed cameras though.
When we are
all assembled we shall go back along the road to a large car park,
from where we shall take a short walk to where the hieroglyphs are.
are sites of Aboriginal Carvings. They offer dowsing opportunities
have forms at the Jubilee celebration for those who can offer a ride
and those who do not have transport.
forget your lunch, drinks & dowsing tools.
Society of NSW - November 2009 21 Is it genuine? decide for yourself
need to bring your pendulum, rod, a picnic lunch and the following
questions to dowse:
for you to dowse:
were the hieroglyphs engraved?
the purpose of the inscription?
carvings made by Egyptians prior to European settlements in Australia?
By an other
Was it a
prank ? What emotions are attach to the site? Has the sea level
changed since the carvings were made, was it higher
On the flat
rock above the hieroglyphs there are several sarved circles. Do they
represent a star or planetary system as has been suggested. If so, in
carvings were made by Egyptians: Are there other early Egyptian
artefacts or hieroglyphs in Australia? How many expeditions from
Egypt reached Australia prior to European settlement?
in Australia did they arrive? What was the fate of the party that
carved these hieroglyphs ?
Francois Capmeil (02) 9398 8132