Grid Reference -35.36231, 148.79239 (GDA)
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Elevation (ASL) 1350m
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Construction Tree
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Public access to site Yes
In use since 1941 -
The 2011 photo and information was supplied by John Evans in November 2022. A platform/cabin was built into the top of this ancient Snow Gum.
The tree burnt in the ferocious 2003 bushfires.

Here is a link to John's Blog page about his walk to Brindabella Mountain in June 2011.

Please click on thumbnails for enlargements
Location map supplied by John Evans

An article in The Canberra Times of 13th December 1941 states: In preparation for possible bush fire outbreaks in the A.C.T., the Bush Fire Council has established three new look-outs since last summer.
They are at Mt. Brindabella, Black Spring Mountain, and Pierce's Creek.
For the full article, please click here.

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