Isaac Douglas Hermann & Heather Arnold
Carlo Catani: An engineering star over Victoria... Photograph: Lake Catani...Lake Catani was created by the damming of the Eurobin Creek, with the construction of the weir forming a lake of 58 acres (23 hectares). The lake was often referred to as a skating lake - a popular location for winter holiday makers, but also used ...
After more than forty-one years of public service that never ended with his retirement, through surveying and direct design, contracting, supervision, and collaborative approaches, perhaps more than any other single figure, Carlo Catani re-scaped not only parts of Melbourne, but extensive swathes of Victoria ‘from Portland to Mallacoota’, opening up swamplands to farming, bringing access to beauty spots, establishing new townships, and the roads to get us there.