The arid nature of the Pullen Pullen landscape has prevented large bushfires sweeping through and frequently burning the spinifex. This is thought to have helped the night parrot survive.
GALLERY: Pullen Pullen Reserve, QLD
AG STAFF|September 1, 2016
The 56,000 hectare Pullen Pullen reserve in western Queensland was established as a sanctuary in 2016. Containing the only known population of the endangered night parrots in the world, the reserves exact location remains unknown to the public as a precautionary measure.
Read more about how the Pullen Pullen reserve in AG editor John Pickrell’s feature from AG#134, out now.