Structures & Buildings

Wragge's first observatory on Mt Kosciusko
Wragge's first observatory on Mt Kosciusko

This page includes government and private huts, hotels and ski lodges that were built on or close to the Kosciuszko Road. It also includes some huts that were built on the Main Range, originally as shepherds’ huts, but which have been taken over by ski tourers and bushwalkers.
It does not include ski lifts which have their own page here.

 

Timeline

 

Below, we've collected articles about the various buildings and structures  of interest.

Sundeck Hotel

Perisher’s First Hotel and Australia’s Highest The 50th birthday of the Sundeck Hotel was celebrated in fine style with a dinner on Saturday 27 June 2009 hosted by owner/manager Cliff Wallis.  The Sundeck Hotel was Perisher’s first hotel and was a pioneer for commercial accommodation in an area dominated by an increasing number of club…

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Ski Clubs, Commercial Lodges, Hotels

Background Since the beginnings of skiing in Australia the activity has been undertaken by like minded people as a social and recreational activity.  As time progressed, these groups formed themselves into clubs.  At first these were clubs did not have ski lodges or huts but either visited the snow areas as social groups to stay…

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