Mount Imlay National Park
|Mount Imlay National Park|
Mount Imlay, 886 metres above sea level
|Nearest town or city||Eden|
|Established||21 July 1972|
|Area||48 km2 (19 sq mi)|
|Managing authorities||NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service|
Mount Imlay is a national park in New South Wales (Australia), 387 km south of Sydney, named after the Imlay brothers, who were early pioneers to the district. It is accessed from the Princes Highway, south of Eden, New South Wales.
The vegetation is mostly eucalyptus forest. The Imlay Mallee and Imlay Boronia are rare plants growing near the mountain's summit. However, there is a two hectare rainforest remnant surviving in a fire free gully. It consists mostly of Black Olive Berry trees. The park contains large populations of wombats and superb lyrebirds.
Mount Imlay Photos
the critically endangered Imlay Mallee
White Ash & sandstone below the high ridge at Mount Imlay
the rare Imlay Boronia near the mountain's summit
Gully Rainforest at Mount Imlay with the Black Olive Berry
- * The main street of Eden, New South Wales is named Imlay Street.
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