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Please review our 5 page brochure, produced by the Taroona Community Association, and be bushfire ready in 2022.

Taroona Coastal Discovery Trail

4. A rare forest


Naomi Lawrence (botanist and local resident) is interviewed by Taroona High students Ollie Mackay and Emily Duncombe.

The 'blackwood forest' is an unusual and isolated stand of coastal blackwoods, Acacia melanoxylon. No other stand exists like it along the Derwent's foreshore.


     Next stop...a coastal garden