National Register of Big Trees : Tree Register :

NRB Trees
NRB Trees
NRB Trees


Pine - Murray : Callitris preissii  subsp. preissii
[Click to Enlarge]

Additional Information

View Interesting Information
View Website Link
Common Name :
Pine - Murray
Scientific Name :
Callitris preissii subsp. preissii
Circumference :
2.64 metres (103 inches)
Height :
14.00 metres (45 feet)
Crown :

17.00 metres (55 feet)

Points :


State :
Town :
Yamba S.A.
Access :

Roadside tree
Location :
East side Sturt Hgwy 24 kms east Yamba
Coordinates :

34 36 30.21 S 141 07 49.89 E
Click to view in maps

Nominator :
Ian Bevege
Year Measured :
Age :
Type :

Comments :

[see PDF file for age estimate]
You can see the slow growth from the timber cross section; Yamba is on the left, a sample of the same species from Euston NSW on the right. Both are from low dead branches and must be hundreds of years old. I estimate the Yamba tree at circa 400 years.

Over-mature tree with crown damage. Crown units healthy. in mallee cleared for wheat farming.

Scroll left to right for more photos.... Click on a photo to enlarge it

NRB Trees