To summarise the cattlemen: "I had a tiny look at something 20 minutes after it happened on one occasion", which I imply means they think it will always be fine everywhere. Thanks for that. Brilliant.Alex.C said:This is the cover of the Howitt trailhead logbook:
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I wouldn't bother filtering that water, it's OK.sidetrack said:Heaps of people dont get sick from the water at Mac Springs. Wont stop me filtering it first though. What #$%^ me off though is when someone tells me I dont need to filter it. For the extra 2mins it takes me to filter it I will take the better to be safe than sorry attitude.
I personally think its some of the worst water in the alps.