Fossil Walk a potential hit

Publication: Milton Ulladulla Times

Date: 18 Mar, 2009 10:23 AM

Author: KATRINA CONDIE

Photographer: KATRINA CONDIE ***IMAGE rhs – 465441

Fossil walk a potential hit465441LOOK closely at the rocks around Ulladulla Harbour and you may find remnants of the dinosaur age.As part of the Sydney Basin, which was once a river delta, local rock shelves and cliff faces are littered with fossils from about 250 million years ago.Shoalhaven City councillor Amanda Findley’s passion for rocks was the inspiration behind her idea to showcase the district’s geological heritage. Cr Findley said the rock platform and cliffs around Ulladulla Harbour were home to thousands of fossils just waiting to be discovered.

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