Illegal act cuts history in trees felled by Lake Burrumbeet

By Melanie Whelan
Updated June 20 2016 - 9:30pm, first published 9:29pm
SCENE: Stranded remnants of a historic red gum by Lake Burrumbeet. An investigation has begun into illegal tree felling. Picture: Luka Kauzlaric
SCENE: Stranded remnants of a historic red gum by Lake Burrumbeet. An investigation has begun into illegal tree felling. Picture: Luka Kauzlaric

HISTORIC trees offering an insight into Aboriginal history in the region have been hacked.