Thursday, 10 March 2011

368 AU - Gondwana Rainforests of Australia (1986)

Brief Description

"This site, comprising several protected areas, is situated predominantly along the Great Escarpment on Australia’s east coast. The outstanding geological features displayed around shield volcanic craters and the high number of rare and threatened rainforest species are of international significance for science and conservation."

澳大利亚冈瓦纳雨林

"此处遗产由若干保护区组成,雄踞在澳大利亚东海岸的大陡坡附近。盾状火山口群的地质特点和大量珍稀濒危雨林物种使得该保护区在国际上具有很高的科学价值和保护价值。"

Source UNESCO WH website http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/368

Courtesy of Carole from Australia
368-001 Border Ranges National Park

Courtesy of Crankypants from postcrossing
368-020 Mount Barney National Park

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