About the Author
- Bob Padula
- Mont Albert (Melbourne), Victoria, Australia
- Ths author is a Chartered Professional Engineer, providing specialized consultancy services in International Broadcasting Engineering. He is graduate of the Royal Melbourne Instiutute of Technology.and holds the rank of Member, Institution of Engineers Australia . he is a recipient of the Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) for Services to Shortwave Radio, and was employed by the PMG's Dept/ATC/Telecom Australia from 1956 until 1997...
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
They show the scenery, the reservoir, the Ferny Gully Trail, the camping area, Mc Veigh's Water Wheel, Aqueduct 11A, the spillway, the lookouts, the commemorative stonework, the Brinbonga Track, and engineering features of the reservoir.
This reservoir was completed in 1957 and suppplies water to the Silvan Reservoir for distribution across Melbourne.
It has a capacity of 200,000 Megalitres, and a catchment area of 33,670 hectares.
It is located 23 km east of the town of Warburton, reached from the Wood's Point Road.
See all of the Photos of my visit!
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