Mount Jerusalem National Park


Mount Jerusalem National Park
Mount Jerusalem National Park
IUCN Category II (National Park)
Coordinates 28°29′04″S 153°21′28″E / 28.48444°S 153.35778°E / -28.48444; 153.35778Coordinates: 28°29′04″S 153°21′28″E / 28.48444°S 153.35778°E / -28.48444; 153.35778
Area 52 km2 (20.1 sq mi)
Established 1995
Managing authorities NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service
Official site http://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au

Mount Jerusalem is a national park in New South Wales, Australia, 635 km north of Sydney. It contains three river systems, Tweed River, Brunswick River and the Richmond River.

Important Bird Area

The park lies within the Nightcap Range Important Bird Area, so identified by BirdLife International because it contains the largest known population of Albert's Lyrebirds, as well as several other significant bird species.[1]

See also

References

  1. ^ "IBA: Nightcap Range". Birdata. Birds Australia. http://www.birdata.com.au/iba.vm. Retrieved 2011-08-30. 

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