Saturday, August 8, 2020

Kermandie Queen

The stoutest eucalyptus - a mountain ash (Eucalyptus regnans F.Muell.). Circumference 21.65 m, height 60 m. Suffered burns during the fire in January 2019. Location,...

Styx Valley Alpine Ash

The largest alpine ash (Eucalyptus delegatensis R.T.Baker) with a code name SX19A. Volume 286 m³, diameter 5.41 m, height 72.0 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 42.7895 S...

Gothmog

The largest Australian oak (Eucalyptus obliqua L'Hér.). Volume 337 m³. 53 m high, diameter 5.37 m, girth - 17 m. The tree has many...

Arve Big Tree

Second largest eucalypt and the largest mountain ash (Eucalyptus regnans F.Muell.) in the world. Volume 360.1 m³, height 87 m, diameter 5.44 m. After...

Port Arthur

Former convict settlement for hardest British and Irish criminals, built in 1853-1855. This site is renowned also as a haunted place. Location, GPS coordinates: 43.1484 S...

Eaglehawk Neck tesselated pavement

Extreme, visually impressive example of tesselated pavement which looks like an exact pavement of large bricks. Location, GPS coordinates: 43.0081 S 147.9342 E Categories: Rock formations Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is...

Rullah Longatyle (Strong Girl)

The largest eucalypt and largest Tasmanian blue gum (Eucalyptus globulus Labill.) in the world. Volume 368 m3. Height 82.3 m, diameter 5.54 m (circumference...

Huon pine growth of Mount Read

Growth of genetically identical Huon pines (Lagarostrobos franklinii (Hook.f.) Quinn), stand of trees is 10,500 years old although none of the individual trees is...

Mount Cripps Giant (Australian Oak)

The largest Australian oak (Eucalyptus obliqua L'Hér.). Girth 21.08 m, height 60.9 m, volume 341 m3. Tree has large hollows and may collapse soon. Location,...

Sir Vim – (White Knight) the tallest manna gum

Several coincidences have spared the highest known white gum of the world - Sir Vim - from felling. It is one of giant trees...