KOSCIUSZKO HUTS ASSOCIATION

Located at Mt Hotham, near Swindlers Creek. On the Bogong map at GR139065.

History

Built in 1992 by Media World Features, for the filming of the Silver Brumby films, based around the novels by Elynne Mitchell. The Silver Brumby film starred Russell Crowe.

The hut was saved from the 2003 fires but was in desperate need of renovation. It was completely rebuilt in 2007 with funding from DSE and co-ordinated by VHCHA members.

Construction

Timber slabs and iron roof.

Caretakers - Mt Hotham Resort staff.

References

  • Hueneke Pp113, 243

Profile last updated 6 June 2009.