15 49.0138 8.38624 1 1 5000 1 https://www.lukeobrien.com.au 300 true
pencil pine
pencil pines in tasmanias walls of jerusalem national park

Dixons Kingdom

Dixons Kingdom is the heart and soul of the Walls of Jerusalem National Park in central Tasmania. Surrounded by dolerite peaks, and containing a large stand of ancient Pencil Pines the area contains all that is special about the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area. Access to Dixons Kingdom The area is accessible by foot only,...Read More

Tasmanian Bushfires

Summer 2015-16 is going to long be remembered for a series of major Tasmanian bushfires which thankfully have had very little impact on life and property, but have nonetheless been utter disasters – if for no other reason than what they potentially signify for what’s to come in a drier and warmer 21st century as...Read More

Walls of Jerusalem National Park

This month’s featured photos are from the Walls of Jerusalem National Park, part of Tasmania’s spectacular World Heritage Area.   We spent 2 nights in the park recently, and while the lack of scoparia flowers was disappointing, the rugged alpine terrain, misty mountains and ancient groves of pencil pine were very rewarding. The pencil pine...Read More