The beautiful flora and fauna of Leard State Forest

The beauty of Leard State Forest. This is just some of what will be destroyed if the open-cut coal mines go ahead.

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What you’re looking at:

  • Double-barred Finches taking advantage of a cool  summer breeze
  • Eucalypt in flower
  • Grey Teal Ducks at the local Elfin Crossing at Maules Creek
  • Wedge-tailed Eagles in the late afternoon
  • Wild Orange
  • White-winged Triller
  • Goanna
  • Marsupial munching on Native grass
  • Female Rufous Whistler
  • Peaceful Dove

These wonderful photographs come to us via Maules Creek local Ros Druce.