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.