Annual forb to 30cm tall or prostrate. Leaves basal and alternating up the stems, 1-9cm long, 2-15mm wide, flat, sticky, covered in short hairs and a few longer ones, margins entire or toothed, tips pointed. Flowers yellow, tubular, the tube split to the base, with 5 lobes, solitary on stalks arising from the bases of the leaves.
Description in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales page 633
PlantNET description with line drawings and photo of dried plants: http://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/NSWfl.pl?page=nswfl&lvl=sp&name=Goodenia~havilandii