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Katoomba, NSW. Explorers’ Tree Follow Up…

Blue Mountains Library Clarifies… Impressed by the common sense approach of John Low, the Local Studies Librarian at Blue Mountains City Library in an article on the Explorers’ Tree. He concludes with: What are we to make of the considerable variation in detail that … Continue reading

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Katoomba, NSW. The Saga of the Explorer’s Tree continues…

Australia’s Original Blarney Stone (Tree)!  Fact or Fiction? Does it matter? Seemed such a simple story but it isn’t. Apparently, it is questionable whether the tree was ever marked in 1813 by the explorer’s Blaxland, Lawson and Wentworth. Quite innocently, just looking … Continue reading

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