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This cache has been archived.

Clever Monkey: HQ has requested I remove all the geotour references from the cache page as the cache is no longer a formal GeoTour cache. This would seem fair to do however it ultimately creates a different cache so in fairness to those that came a completed the cache while it was a tour cache I am archiving it in its current form.


Foggs Lookout

A cache by Lake Eildon GeoTour Send Message to Owner Message this owner
Hidden : 09/29/2014
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Size: Size: regular (regular)

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Geocache Description:

Cache Information:

Cache #: 4

Location: Mount Pinniger Road, Eildon

Access: All Vehicles, 24/7

Facilities: Parking, Picnic Table


A geocache hidden at Foggs Lookout, Eildon's primary lookout. This lookout is also known as Mount Pinniger Lookout.

Additional Information:

Foggs Lookout is located at Eildon in the Shire of Murrindindi near the top of Mount Pinniger. It overlooks the Lake Eildon National Park and Eildon township. The last kilometre to the lookout is a good grade gravel road. It is 9 km from Eildon on the Mount Pinniger Road.


Foggs Lookout (also known as Mount Pinniger Lookout) was named after Thomas Wilkinson Pinniger, a surveyor involved in the Victorian Geodetic Survey completed September 1858. The survey established baselines for future ‘local’ surveys to work from. Thomas Wilkinson Pinniger married Helen Stewart of Habbies Howe 1857 and had seven children. Son, George Pinniger, became Surveyor General of Victoria.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

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Decryption Key


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