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KHA AGM 2017 - Agenda

Kosciuszko Huts Association Inc.

46th Annual General Meeting

Saturday 20 May 2017

Adventist Alpine Village

Tinworth Drive, Jindabyne

Commencement Time 13:30

AGENDA

1. Welcome, attendance and apologies

2. Minutes of the 2016 Annual General Meeting

3. Business arising from the 2016 AGM minutes

4. Reports

  • President
  • Treasurer
  • Hut Maintenance Officers
  1. HMO North: David Mitchell
  2. HMO Geehi: Jim Roche/Bob Guy
  3. HMO South: Bob Salijivic
  4. HMO Namadgi: Simon Buckpitt
  5. HMO Snowy: Marion Plum
  • Park Representatives
  1. KNP North: Megan Bowden
  2. KNP South: Andrew Miller
  3. KNP Geehi: TBA
  4. Namadgi: TBA

5. Awards

6. Other Business

7. Election of Office Bearers

8. General Discussion and Information Session

9. Next meeting.

10. Drinks at Meeting Room


Peter Woolley Collection The Rucksack Club walk 1947

Peter Woolley sent some amazing photos from a walk in 1947 by his aunt and uncle who were members of the Sydney Rucksack Club.

Report on Frank & Jack's workparty February 2017

frank and jacks front tclement 2017

Trevor Clement sent in this report on their recent workparty at Frank & Jack's Hut in Namadgi National Park

Frank and Jack’s hut in Namadgi is only 2.7kms from the Yankee Hat car park and, as such, received a great number of visitors. The hut is in reasonable condition although there are a number of maintenance issues identified at a joint KHA and ACT PCS site visit in late 2016. As the new KHA caretaker I developed a plan to address the maintenance issues in a phased approach.

 

 

 


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Aust. Alpine Club: Article on the Kiandra to Kosci. crossing

The Australian Alpine Club have posted some interesting heritage articles on their website including:

Two Tin Huts & a Heroic Snowy Mountain Crossing [takes you to the AAC's webpage]

These mention articles for the Australian Ski Yearbook which KHA has in it's collection.

You can peruse them at the following links:

Australian Ski Yearbook Articles

Australian Ski Yearbook - ACT, Victoria and Tasmanian Articles


Nordic Ski Club - Far Bald Mt 2009

Story compiled by George Copeland. all photos Nordic Ski Club Participants: Craig Austin, Kenn Clacher, John Croker, James Cryer, Chris Read More

Building for the Heroic Age - Main Range Recreation 1890-1960

David Scott has produced another excellent document covering the recreational history of the Main Range. Click this link to download Read More
Max and Bert Oldfields History

Max and Bert Oldfields History

Extract from Max & Bert Oldfield's Hut Conservation Study prepared for the Kosciusko Huts Association by Matthew Higgins and David Scott, Read More
Hotel Kosciuszko

Hotel Kosciuszko

The Hotel Kosciuszko burnt in 1953, leaving Sponar's Inn - the original staff quarters - standing. Read More
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