Walking along the track that links the carpark to the Chasm, you are following a
creek where spring-fed pools attract a great variety of wildlife, especially
It is thanks to the water that the gully floor of Standley Chasm is lush with plants that
range from delicate ferns to tall gums; including many other species such as the
cycad palm that have survived here from a long-gone era that was much wetter.
The Holly Grevillea is also a wonderful flowering shrub and can be found growing
in along the gully walk.
Standley Chasm is located in a private flora and fauna reserve owned by the
Iwupataka Land Trust. All native plants and animals are protected. Do not pat