We are now devoting our energies to safeguarding the magnificent Great Dividing Range
against myriad challenges including coal-seam gas mining and deforestation.
Curr was not untypical of the pastoralists who took up land in Port Phillip north of the Great Dividing Range
in the early 1840s, except that he had been born in Van Diemen's Land and was acting on behalf of his father, an overbearing man prominent in the early politics of Melbourne (of whom we hear much in this volume).
Estuary perch are a popular native species in coastal estuaries so they are an ideal candidate for developing new fisheries in Victoria s freshwater lakes and rivers south of the Great Dividing Range
Wolgan Valley is on Australia's Great Dividing Range
between two national parks, and borders the Blue Mountains World Heritage Area forming the centrepiece for unique experiences and insights into Australia's wildlife, history and cultural heritage.
Up the Hume highway, past blackened verges that serve as a grim reminder of the terrible bushfires that killed 173 people in February, the open country eventually gives way to hillier terrain leading to the Great Dividing Range
and the ski resort of Mount Buller, an impressive backdrop to events at Mansfield District Racing Club's biggest day of the year.
Since the heyday of the Great Artesian Basin [a vast aquifer running from the Great Dividing Range
to Lake Eyre] when you could drill a bore and hey presto, there was water, Australians have held something of a "magic pudding" attitude to underground resources,' says Matt Kendall, General Manager of the National Water Commission's water science group.
The Wolgan Valley Resort & Spa is located on the Great Dividing Range
adjacent to the Blue Mountains World Heritage Area.
The Wolgan Valley, on Australia's Great Dividing Range
, forms the centrepiece for unique experiences and insights into Australia's wildlife, history and cultural heritage.
Robert Oatley Vineyards is focused on the family's seven individual vineyards totaling 1,200 acres which are nestled in the hills of the Mudgee wine region on the west side of the Great Dividing Range
which divides it from the Hunter Valley.
vigilax at the Warwick site is the first record that the species has fully established at a southern Queensland inland town, about 160 km from the nearest coastal salt marshes, and on the western foothills of the Great Dividing Range
The Great Dividing Range
, which separates the eastern coast of Australia from the rest of the country, has been the traditional habitat for most of Australia's koalas, but it is now threatened by urban and agricultural sprawl.
Nature unfolds the magic of Australia's eastern seaboard - the rolling blue waters of the Pacific lapping stark white beaches, while rainforests, cane fields and banana plantations evaporate into the haze of the Great Dividing Range