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When was it discovered?

In September 1994 David Noble, an officer with the NSW National Parks & Wildlife Service, discovered some trees he didn’t quite recognise. In a deep, narrow canyon of the rugged Wollemi National Park, he discovered what we now call Wollemia nobilis or the Wollemi Pine.

Find out more in this clip by ABC Catalyst:
Horstman M et al (19/5/2005) Wollemi Pine. ABC Catalyst.