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Top contributors

michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014! 3.3K

BettyDonWoodUltra Reporter - BettyDonWood has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - BettyDonWood joined us in 2014! 2.4K

AaronClausenMultiple Significant Sightings - AaronClausen has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - AaronClausen has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - AaronClausen joined us in 2014! 1.7K

MikeMultiple Significant Sightings - Mike has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Mike has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Mike joined us in 2014! 1.2K

galah681Significant Sighting - galah681 has made a recognised, significant sighting!Ultra Reporter - galah681 has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - galah681 joined us in 2014! 1.1K

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Latest significant sightings

RobSpeirsMultiple Significant Sightings - RobSpeirs has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr! reported Pea Cullen tenax at Aranda Snowgums

RobSpeirsMultiple Significant Sightings - RobSpeirs has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr! reported Monitor/Gecko Varanus rosenbergi at Clear Range, NSW

RobSpeirsMultiple Significant Sightings - RobSpeirs has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr! reported Snake Ramphotyphlops nigrescens at Kinleyside

KenTMultiple Significant Sightings - KenT has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - KenT has reported over 500 sightings! reported Fungus Panellus pusillus at Namadgi National Park

KenTMultiple Significant Sightings - KenT has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - KenT has reported over 500 sightings! reported Fungus Xylobolus illudens at Namadgi National Park

KenTMultiple Significant Sightings - KenT has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - KenT has reported over 500 sightings! reported Fungus Collybia eucalyptorum at Namadgi National Park

Ryu CallawayMultiple Significant Sightings - Ryu Callaway has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Ryu Callaway has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Ryu Callaway joined us in 2014! reported Fungus Hypholoma fasciculare at Tidbinbilla

MichaelMulvaneyMultiple Significant Sightings - MichaelMulvaney has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - MichaelMulvaney has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - MichaelMulvaney joined us in 2014! reported Other Shrub Maireana microphylla at Beard, ACT

MattMMultiple Significant Sightings - MattM has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Bulk Reporter - MattM has reported over 100 sightings! reported Orchid Cyrtostylis reniformis at Jerrabomberra, NSW

NickWilsonSignificant Sighting - NickWilson has made a recognised, significant sighting! reported Pea Bossiaea grayi at Bullen Range

Recently identified

julielindnerMultiple Significant Sightings - julielindner has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Founding Explorer - julielindner joined us in 2014! confirmed Other Shrub Cryptandra amara at Wanniassa Hill

julielindnerMultiple Significant Sightings - julielindner has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Founding Explorer - julielindner joined us in 2014! confirmed Other Shrub Cryptandra sp. Floriferous (W.R.Barker 4131) W.R.Barker at Wanniassa Hill

Ryu CallawayMultiple Significant Sightings - Ryu Callaway has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Ryu Callaway has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Ryu Callaway joined us in 2014! confirmed Water bird Cygnus atratus at Acton, ACT

Ryu CallawayMultiple Significant Sightings - Ryu Callaway has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Ryu Callaway has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Ryu Callaway joined us in 2014! confirmed Water bird Fulica atra at Acton, ACT

MichaelMulvaneyMultiple Significant Sightings - MichaelMulvaney has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - MichaelMulvaney has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - MichaelMulvaney joined us in 2014! confirmed Ferns and Clubmosses Cheilanthes distans at Tharwa, ACT

MichaelMulvaneyMultiple Significant Sightings - MichaelMulvaney has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - MichaelMulvaney has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - MichaelMulvaney joined us in 2014! confirmed Other Shrub Nandina domestica at Acton, ACT

MikeMultiple Significant Sightings - Mike has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Mike has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Mike joined us in 2014! suggested Other Shrub Nandina domestica at Acton, ACT

JoshMulvaneySignificant Sighting - JoshMulvaney has made a recognised, significant sighting!Founding Explorer - JoshMulvaney joined us in 2014! suggested Kangaroo / Wallaby Macropus robustus at Goorooyarroo

MikeMultiple Significant Sightings - Mike has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Mike has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Mike joined us in 2014! suggested Water bird Cygnus atratus at Acton, ACT

MikeMultiple Significant Sightings - Mike has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Mike has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Mike joined us in 2014! suggested Water bird Fulica atra at Acton, ACT

Latest discussion

6 min ago
Mike I didn't take a close look but it looked liked like it from a few meters away so if you are happy I agree with you

Wattle Tree Acacia boormanii (Snowy River Wattle)
Yesterday
I don't think I have seen so many and such a tight clustering of Drosera plants before. Betty.

Other Wildflower Drosera sp.
MikeMultiple Significant Sightings - Mike has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - Mike has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - Mike joined us in 2014! wrote:
Yesterday
Location may not be accurate.

Other Wildflower Drosera sp.
michaelbMultiple Significant Sightings - michaelb has made multiple, recognised, significant sightings and is a true NatureMapr!Ultra Reporter - michaelb has reported over 500 sightings!Founding Explorer - michaelb joined us in 2014! wrote:
Yesterday
I have put the sighting in Nerang Pool at Commonwealth Park.

Water bird Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing)
Yesterday
Just confirming the glitch which allowed this photo to be uploaded has now been resolved. The erroneous GPS location stored within this image was...

Water bird Vanellus miles (Masked Lapwing)

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