Category Archives: Trees

Aboriginal scarred tree 4

Last Sunday we walked over to the very beautiful paddock know as the Lower Wilderness. We went to check on a water trough that had recently been overflowing. My brother had adjusted the float while we were away. It was … Continue reading

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Men with chainsaws 3

Halfway between Gundy and Scone… Never give a boofhead a chainsaw. Unfortunately, it happens a lot…

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Aboriginal scarred trees 3

We found these two Aboriginal scarred trees yesterday. Living and growing White Box trees. Big and old. The first tree is fantastic. The overgrowth of the bark is very deep over the scar.  When I put my hand into the … Continue reading

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Aboriginal scarred tree 2

This was the first Aboriginal scarred tree we found. It is next to the gravel public road on Warra Warra, directly opposite the gate between two of our properties. We have passed it many hundreds of times without really seeing … Continue reading

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Cottonwoods

Well clear of the power lines now, thanks to this week’s pruning. By the way, we only ever plant native trees.

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Men with chainsaws

Every year men with chainsaws and big bits of gear come and trim the trees near the power lines. This year Ellie thought she was up for a job on their crew, happy to be showered with leaves and light … Continue reading

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Mistletoe ‘chandeliers’

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