Friends of Bogong

1990 - 1994

 

Photo by John Witt, Heathy Spur track, John, Jim, 23 October 1993

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February 1990

Track work on the View Point track at Mt Buffalo


11 & 12 March 1990

Removed and rolled up the wire from the stockyard fence at White Rocks, to be picked up later.


5 & 6 May  1990

Revegetation on the track to Johnston’s hut with Warwick Papst. We had a beautiful roast dinner in the hut provided by Warwick.


28 & 29 September 1990

Ski weekend on the Bogong High Plains. Camped above Watchbed Creek and skied to Kelly’s and Fitzgerald’s huts. On Sunday skied to Wilkinson’s and Wallace’s.


27 & 29 October 1990

Removed apple trees and planted plants at the Mountain Creek camping area.


8 & 9 December 1990

Walk to Young’s hut.


10 & 11 March 1991

Placed large rocks on the side of Cope hut track and also at Wallace’s hut track.


11 & 12 May 1991

Aligned a new track near The Hollow to Grassy Knoll on the Eskdale Track, Mt Bogong.


12 & 13 October 1991

Pulled down Brink’s hut in the West Kiewa.


7 & 8 December 1991

Tom Kneen memorial walk up Mt Feathertop.


9 & 10 January 1992

Removed the wire fence from the old cattle yard near Cleve Cole hut on Mt Bogong.


7 & 8 March 1992

Cleared up Eric Johnstone’s old hut site on the Kiewa River, Mt Beauty.


16 & 17 May 1992

Tree planting and fence building on the Kiewa River Mt Beauty.


14 & 15 November 1992

Pulled out British broom bushes near Bogong Village.


5 & 6 December 1992

Walked to Mt Fainter.


30 & 31 January 1993

Track work on Mt Fainter. Camped at Bogong Jack’s hut.


6 - 8 March 1993

Track work on Black Possum spur - washed out.


28 March 1993

Annual General meeting at the Botanic Gardens.


24 & 25 April 1993

Tree planting above Rocky Valley Dam, McKay - Portal and revegetated a mound near Pretty Valley Dam.


2 August 1993

VNPA office - Talk by Warwick Papst on Restoring Indigenous Vegetation on the Bogong High Plains.


23 & 24 October 1993

Track work on Heathy Spur track.


4 & 5 December 1993

Walk to Young’s Hut.


12 & 14 March 1994

Replaced and realigned snow poles on Eskdale Spur, also drainage on the track.


20 March 1994

Annual General Meeting at the Botanic Gardens.


7 & 8 May 1994

Track work on the Niggerhead and Mt Fainter track.


16 & 17 October 1994

Cut a new track up Black Possum Spur to Little Arthur and Mt Arthur track.


3 & 4 December 1994

Walk Mt Bogong - Quartz Ridge.


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