Turnstone Archaeology is a Queensland consultancy providing
archaeological and heritage services for large and small projects.
We are committed to best practice heritage process, and work towards
a mutual best outcome for all stakeholders. Turnstone has achieved a
reputation for quality with government departments, Aboriginal
communities, mining companies and private developers.
works across Queensland, undertaking site surveys and assessments,
excavations, heritage management, mitigation strategies, legislative
processes, Duty of Care compliance, reporting, heritage workshops
and ethno-botanical studies.
offers clients honest and accurate assessments and successful
Its director, Michael Strong, has been a professional
archaeologist since 1995.
provides professional development and training programs in cultural
heritage, and advice to people about cultural heritage matters.
has developed a predictive modelling program called ‘Predictive
Landscape and Cultural Environments’ (PLACE) that can assist
Aboriginal communities in the identification of their cultural
landscapes, and aid in the identification of constraints during
early planning of developments, such as highways, roads, dams, mines
and other major infrastructure.