Victorian High Country Huts Association
The First 20 Years

The Victorian High Country Huts Association (VHCHA) proudly presents a one-day special event to showcase and celebrate the first 20 years of conservation and preservation of our historic and iconic high country huts.

You are invited to join us as we celebrate this milestone and everything “huts’.

Entry is free.

Venue: Mansfield Showgrounds, Ed Harris Pavilion, Mt Battery Road.

28th October 2023

10am –4pm

 Inspect displays showcasing the huts works
 Meet those involved about the how, the why and what the future holds
 Merchandise for sale
 Guest speakers
 Demonstrations using traditional tools
 3D Hut scanning presentation
 Support the work done by the Association through becoming a member on the day, or online any time.

10:00 Gates open

10:30 Jimmy Findlay – Bush Carpentry presentation

11:30 Official Opening: DEECA, Parks Vic & VHCHA

13:20 Hamper Raffle Draw

13:30 Charlie Brown – Huts Photography presentation

14:30 Story of the VHCHA

16:00 Gates close

Wander around throughout the day to see:

 Food Van

 Huts Merchandise and Membership Stand

 VHCHA Huts Photographic Display

 3D Huts Scanning Display

 Jimmy Findlay – Bush Carpentry Demonstration

 Doug Tarrant – Blacksmith Demonstration

 Andy Hooke – Bush Furniture Demonstration

 Charlie Brown – Photographic Display