A 2500 year old pseudo shell midden on Longreach Bay, Rottnest Island, Western Australia.
Australian Archaeological Association
On several occasions during the past decade, Perth-based and occasional visiting Quaternary researchers have examined possible prehistoric human occupation sites on Rottnest Island, 20 km west of Fremantle, WA. The following describes findings from recent investigations of possible prehistoric midden material from a site on Longreach Bay, Rottnest Island.
Bindon, P. Dortch, C. & Kendrick, G. 1978. A 2500 year old pseudo shell midden on Longreach Bay, Rottnest Island, Western Australia. 'Australian Archaeology', no.8, 162-171.