Track work

Jul. 27, 2013

TRACK WORK AT CRADLE MOUNTAIN

Parks staff and track workers have installed boardwalks and seats in some areas around Dove Creek and Cradle Mountain, including:

  • Seating and boardwalk on the Wombat Pools track
  • Double plank boardwalk on the Dove Canyon track
  • Double plank boardwalk on the Horse Track
  • Stonework near Kitchen Hut

Waldheim Chalet at Cradle Mountain celebrates 100 years

Jul. 27, 2013

The Waldheim Chalet at Cradle Mountain is celebrating its centenary. The chalet has become a tourism icon since Gustav Weindorfer opened it to the community at Christmas time, 1912. Gustav Weindorfer said of Cradle Mountain – “this is a place that should be preserved for all people for all time”.