Sunday, September 22, 2019

Natural wonders

Wonders which have been created mainly by nature.

Alpine Ash in Florentine Valley

The highest alpine ash (Eucalyptus delegatensis R.T.Baker). Height 87.9 m, girth 9.6 m, volume 161 m3. Name in forestry databases - TT 79. Location,...

Darejo – Errinundra Gum of Result Creek

Largest tree in species (Eucalyptus denticulata I.O.Cook & Ladiges), circumference 14.4 m, height 62 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 37.2470 S 148.7933 E Categories: Trees Values: Biology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and...

Blackbutt “Benaroon”

The stoutest blackbutt (Eucalyptus pilularis Sm.). 60 m high, girth 15.1 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 31.6882 S 152.6823 E Categories: Trees Values: Biology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and Oceania, Australia, New...

Historic Herbig Tree

River red gum (Eucalyptus camaldulensis Dehnh.) of unusual cone form, circumference 15.28 m, height just 14.0 m. The enormous hollow in the tree was...

Maleny small-leaved fig

Very stout small-leaved fig (Ficus obliqua), circumference 16.55 m, height 49 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 26.7775 S 152.8776 E Categories: Trees Values: Biology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and Oceania, Australia, Queensland,...

Old Bottle Butt

The stoutest known red bloodwood (Corymbia gummifera), circumference 17.5 m (16.3 m?), height 52 m. Location, GPS coordinates: 31.5276 S 152.7437 E Categories: Trees Values: Biology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Australia and...

Reynolds Falls

Beautiful waterfall on Vale River. Waterfall is in a narrow gorge and falls with a single, more than 50 m tall plunge from a...

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,...

Whitelaw Tree

The largest and also the stoutest shining gum (Eucalyptus nitens H.Deane & Maiden). 57.5 m high, girth 14.9 m, volume 200 m³. Location, GPS coordinates: 37.7558...

Moreton Bay Fig in Bellingen

Giant fig tree - Moreton Bay Fig (Ficus macrophylla Desf. ex Pers.) with a girth of 18 m, 50 m high. In fact these...