Grid Reference DU 455575
Department DEPI
Work Depot Heyfield
Region Gippsland
Grading ?
Elevation (ASL) 1540m
Height On Ground
Construction Timber
Cabin size ?
Public access to site Yes
In use since 1952 - 19??
CFA Region 9? - Eastern
This tower no longer exists.
Photo supplied by Phil Cheney, who's father was on Mt. Useful from 1964 - 1967

A un-confirmed story tells us that David Morgan, ex Westpac Bank CEO manned this tower in 1967-68. He drove his MG sports car up there.

Supplied by Dick Noble Supplied by Trevor Vienet. Trevor spent a night in the cabin in 1978 whilst
walking the Alpine Walking Track. It was no longer in use and was in ruins.

For a story about the first FLO's please click here. Written by Jim Williamson.

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