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The Palms National Park, QLD, Australia

Here a few photos taken at The Palms NP. It is located near Cooyar, QLD, about 200 km North-west of Brisbane. Small in size, it protects a remnant stand of piccabeen palms growing in a permanent soak in a gully fed by a number of natural springs in subtropical rainforest conditions, about 200 km from the coast.

The Palms NP visitor information sign

Note how the stand of piccabeen palms is surrounded by country dominated by eucalypt-dominated open forest

Piccabeen palms

The Palms NP is home to 3 different species of bats

Since we do not have a permit, photos from National Parks in QLD are not available for sale.