KOSCIUSZKO HUTS ASSOCIATION

Photo of Albina Hut photo Paul Shea of Kalymaro Ski Club
Photo of Albina Hut photo Paul Shea of Kalymaro Ski Club
Located orginally above Lake Albina, and to the north of Mt Townsend. 

Photo © Paul Shea mid 1960s June Queens Birthday long weekend.

Paul was on a ski trip led by Leon Smith

"Due to a white out southerly blizzard we got stuck out there past the weekend and returned to much ribbing of the "Oh? Yeah?.....snowed in?" variety. We spent the enforced stay re-puttying the windows."

Kosciuszko 1:100 000 Mapsheet

Albina Hut was built in 1951, and removed due to environmental concerns in 1983. After the destruction of the original building, a survival hut was erected.

John Anderson recalls the value of this second shelter here


KHA Reference number is 2411.

Last updated 3rd October, 2019