KOSCIUSZKO HUTS ASSOCIATION

Charlie Robertson, Charlie Carter

and 'snake man' Charlie Finn,

From the Valentine Hut logbook, Jay Thomson Sept 2005

When Fatso was young, she was teased for her size,

The Men from Snowy River

First appearing in the Bulletin on the 26th April 1890, and possibly his best known work, was A. B. (Banjo) Paterson's famous poem The Man from Snowy River. This was his 27th published poem, and is one that has stirred the minds and souls of many Australians.

This poem is believed to be written by Ted Rogers of "The Basin", Paupong.

 

It was July the twenty fourth in nineteen twenty two,

From the Valentine Hut Logbook.

One fine wintry morning two lovers set out,