KOSCIUSZKO HUTS ASSOCIATION

mount willis fire tower quarters

Location on the Alpine Walking Track at Mt Wills Map is the Mt Wills version, GR 421258 at elevation 1757m.

Photo: David Sisson, 1999

History

This hut was built in about 1969 to service the staff at the fire spotting tower. It used to be locked but has been open to all since 2004.

Construction

Steel frame, compressed panel board and gable iron roof. The hut has a large living room complete with stove and sink. There are also two bunk rooms, with accommodation for four in each.

Caretakers - Fire Service.

References

  • Hueneke Pp167, 171, 241
  • Butler Pp231 - 233
  • David Sisson - pers comm.

Profile updated 21 January 2006