I guess it would be easier to find a scrubber in the mallee than to get on the track of a man who is hiding himself here.
To-day I noticed a tree in the mallee very like a Currajong tree.
So he did not drop until he gained the ridge, and found the pines merely the outer ranks of a regular phalanx of mallee scrub.
A good husband is the mallee cock, and looks after the family interests.
Nothing could add to the sterility and the monotony of these mallee scrubs.
The next bird is one of our well-known cage pets—the beautiful Ringneck—the mallee Parrot.
The valley I now traversed became somewhat scrubby with mallee and triodia.
The blistering sand showered in our faces, and the brittle twigs of the mallee cut us severely.
The beds were comfortable, and I managed to keep up a fire of mallee roots all night, for it was bitterly cold.
On the second evening, in passing through a mallee scrub, we came on a small tract of “kopi country” (powdered gypsum).