Structures & Buildings

In this section we've collected articles about the various buildings and structures  of interest.

Construction of the Catholic Church

31st May 2015

Here we will write a full story about the construction A series of postcards showing the Catholic Church under construction…

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Sundeck Fire, 1960

8th May 2015

On the 30th January, 1960, the Sundeck burnt to the ground. The Sydney Morning Herald reports the tragedy.

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Kangaroo Chalet Fire, 1970

8th May 2015

On 29 June, 1970 a fire took hold of the Kangaroo Chalet at Perisher, completely destroying the building.   Click…

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Alpine Gate

19th February 2015

Alpine Gate Hotel Smiggin Holes 1962. This is when you could park at Smiggin Holes overnight.

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Arrival at the Sundeck 1960

19th February 2015

Arrival at the Sundeck with a ski in bar 1960.

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Ramshead Chairlift Restaurant

8th February 2015

Ruins of restaurant top station.

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Sundeck Hotel

25th May 2014

Perisher’s First Hotel and Australia’s Highest The 50th birthday of the Sundeck Hotel was celebrated in fine style with a…

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Ski Clubs, Commercial Lodges, Hotels

28th January 2014

Background Since the beginnings of skiing in Australia the activity has been undertaken by like minded people as a social…

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