Tree or shrub to 17m tall. Leaves alternating up the stems, 2.5-12.5cm long, 2-20mm wide, flat, becoming hairless, with a hooked point. Fragrant flowers. Flowers yellow to cream or white, tubular, with five lobes, solitary at the bases of the leaves, or in few-flowered stalked/stalkless clusters of up to 4 flowers at the bases of the leaves, clusters also apparently at the ends of the stems.
Description and photos (as Pittosporum phyllireoides) in G.M. Cunningham, WE Mulham, PL Milthorpe and J H Leigh (1981 and later printings) Plants of Western New South Wales pages 343-344