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The Black Stump

Attractions Paringa

Phone:

1300 661 704

Description


Hours: View anytime

This Black Stump is the largest of 11 known black stumps in Australia!

Description

The impressive black stump is a 600 year old river red gum root system that weighs approximately 8 tonne and is 8 metres in diameter. It is housed in the front yard of a residential property, just off the main street of Paringa, it is adorned by many unique Australiana artworks and sculptures.

Take the time to read about the amazing journey of the Black Stump on the information board at the front of the display, grab a couple of photos and google where the other ten stumps are located!

Map & Directions

5 Murtho Road, Paringa SA 5340, Australia