ANTARCTIC BEECH FOREST

BOTANICAL - Winner

ANTARCTIC BEECH, NOTHOFAGUS MOOREI

New England National Park was registered as a World Heritage Area in 1986 due to the universal significance of its biological and landscape values. The park’s genetic diversity and natural cycles remain unaltered, which has allowed the survival and evolution of rainforest species over geological time.

New England National Park, New South Wales

Canon 5D Mk II, Canon EF17-40 f/4L USM, 1/5, f/11, ISO 500, tripod, circular polarised filter

by Drew Hopper, New South Wales