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Boorabbin National Park, Great Eastern Hwy, Boorabbin via Yellowdine, WA, Australia

Photographs None
List Register of the National Estate (Non-statutory archive)
Class Natural
Legal Status Registered (21/03/1978)
Place ID 9789
Place File No 5/04/161/0031
Statement of Significance
Diverse vegetation. Scenically attractive wildflowers in spring, some of which are restricted to this region. Important for the large undisturbed areas of sand heath which support many examples of West Australia flora.

(The Commission is in the process of developing and/or upgrading official statements for places listed prior to 1991. The above data was mainly provided by the nominator and has not yet been revised by the Commission.)
Official Values Not Available
Description
Undulating country of wide plains. Heath and woodlands common. Heath rich in species, including the restricted ERIOSTEMON PACHYPHYLLUS and ERIOSTEMON COCCINEUS and are dominated by myrtle, banksia and legume species.
History Not Available
Condition and Integrity
Good.
Location
About 30,000ha, comprising a rectangular area 10km wide and 30km long, centred on the Great Eastern Highway, between Koorarawalyee and Boorabbin, excluding the Road Reserve of the Great Eastern Highway.
Bibliography Not Available

Report Produced  Fri Jul 11 21:01:10 2014