MT. BLACKWOOD


Grid Reference BU 665398
Department DEPI
Work Depot Bacchus Marsh
Region South West
Grading Primary
Elevation (ASL) 736m
Height 45m (tower)
7.5m (cabin)
Construction Steel
Cabin size 3.9m x 3.9m
Public access to site No
In use since 19?? - 1979 (original)
1980 - (current)
CFA Region 14 - Central

Photos (2000) and information supplied by Alex Weir

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close-up of cabin
below the dishes
supplied by Alex Weir
January 2009
supplied by Nathan Jolly


There was some confusion at the start of the 2008-09 season. It looked like the tower was not going to be operational that season. This was proven to be wrong.

Mt. Blackwood had it's cabin replaced in 2012 Back to South West
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