Australia - Tasmanian Wilderness

"In a region that has been subjected to severe glaciation, these parks and reserves, with their steep gorges, covering an area of over 1 million ha, constitute one of the last expanses of temperate rainforest in the world. Remains found in limestone caves attest to the human occupation of the area for more than 20,000 years." Source: UNESCO World Heritage

Postcard 1
A petition postcard to save Tasmanian Wilderness. I found this postcard in Melbourne, Australia.






Postcard 2
Postcard shows the natural landscapes of Tasmania with Cradle Mountain and Dove Lake; St Columba Falls; Mt. Wellington; Mount Field National Park. The Tasmania Wilderness includes Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park, Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park, Hartz Mountains National Park, Mole Creek Karst National Park, Southwest National Park, Walls of Jerusalem National Park, Central Plateau Conservation and Protected Areas, Devils Gullet State Reserve. Thanks to Karen for this great card.





Postcard 3
Lake St. Clair - Tasmania. Thanks to SM who went travelling to Tasmania in December 2009.





Postcard 4
Cradle Mountain and Dove Lake, Tasmania. Thanks to SM.




Postcard 4 - Maxicard Australia Post
Maxicard of Alpine Meadows, Waterfall Valley, Tasmanian Wilderness with matching stamp by Australia Post. Thanks to Gesen of Australia.

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