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Diamond Tree

Karri tree (Dimond tree lookout) southwest Australia

Diamond Tree is located in Manjimup southwest of WA and is still used during summer months to spot fires. Several of these enormous trees are used for this purpose very effectively. The watchmen often spot fires in the bush before the spotter planes do! Tourists are welcome to climb the trees to a certain height where they can admire the glorious view from a small platform built near the top of the tree... more



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