KOSCIUSZKO HUTS ASSOCIATION

photo of dunsmir hut
photo of dunsmir hut

Located at McFarlanes Saddle, beside the Moroka Road, on the way to Lake Tarli Karn. Shown on the Rooftop map "Dargo Wonnangatta" at GR 4860 58510.

Photo: Rooftop Maps

History

Photo: Gary Duncan, April 2004.

photo of dunsmir hutBuilt by Bob and Gavin Dunsmuir in about 1962 to support their grazing lease. It was built in a single day, and once had Gilder's hut nearby, but the latter was burnt in the 1998 Caledonia fires.

Construction

Simple skillion over bush poles, with iron roof and walls.

Caretakers - None.

References

  • Stephenson P332.
  • Andrew Oppenheim - pers comm.
  • No reference in Hueneke, Butler or Magnussen.

Profile updated 26 April 2004