Crankies Plain Bridge over Coolumbooka River is of state significance. Completed in 1892, it is one of the seven McDonald timber truss road bridges remaining in New South Wales. Timber truss road bri...www.rta.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/index.cgi?action=heritage.show&id=4300006
Snowy Mountains Attractions
Attractions in the Snowy Mountains
The Snowy Mountains region is an alpine wilderness and home to Mt Kosciuszko, Australia’s highest mountain. In addition to being a popular winter destination, due to its ski resorts and plentiful mountain scenery, the Snowy Mountains hosts an assortment of events and attractions all year round.
There is plenty to see and do in the Snowy Mountains area. Take in the plains of the region on horseback and enjoy the area’s diverse landscape. There’s plenty of native flora and fauna waiting to be discovered. Visit a local vineyard or enjoy the many cafés in the area.
Kosciuszko National Park is a haven for a wide range of outdoor activities including bushwalking, fishing and mountain biking. If you’re the exploring type, there are also a number of excellent drives that allow you to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the region. At the northern end of the park you’ll find the Yarrangobilly Caves that are approximately 440 million years old.
Located 33 km from Jindabyne, Thredbo is a year-round resort offering as many activities in summer as in winter. Ride the Kosciuszko Express Chairlift for fantastic photo opportunities and to get close to the summit. Nestled at the bottom of the Thredbo Valley is a European-style ski village where you can mingle with fellow visitors and locals.
Located only a few kilometres from Thredbo, Dead Horse Gap crosses the Great Dividing Range at 1580 metres and is the watershed between the Thredbo Snowy System and the Murray River.
5km (one way) - 2 hour - Medium difficulty
Scenic mountain views on Dead Horse Gap walking track will astound you as they sweep over exquisite alpine country. At almost 600m above the valley ...
Surrounded by the Brindabella mountains, Flea Creek picnic area is a great place to get away from the city for the day and idle away the afternoon under the shade of the casuarina trees. It's also a p...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/brindabella-national-park/flea-creek-picnic-area/picnic-bbq
Tumut Fly Fishing offers Fly Fishing lessons and guiding for all levels with a guide of 21 years experience, available all year.
If you've ever been amazed and interested in how this mag...
14km (one way) - 5 hour - Medium difficulty
Combine exquisite views of Mount Jagungal/Tabletop Mountain with an historic hut visit and a spot of birdwatching on Four Mile Hut trail. This day ...
Glenburnie Vineyard is located four kilometres from the town of Tumbarumba, and produces the well known, cool climate Black Range wines. The cellar door is open seven days between 10 am and 6pm, or by...
3km (return) - 1.5 hour (each way) - Medium difficulty
Follow this lovely self-guided loop track from Three Mile Dam campground as it meanders through snow gum woodlands, across snowgrass fla...
'Le Gout C'est Tout - Taste is Everything' is the motto of Snowy Mountains cheesemaker, Mike Corbett. He is perhaps Australia's highest altitude cheesemaker and has always set the high...www.facebook.com/pages/Hobbitt-Farm-Goat-Cheese/341914701424
The Henry Angel Trackhead is a popular camping area with good facilities including electric and gas barbecues. It is located around nine kilometres from the town of Tumbarumba on the Tooma Road.
2.5km (one way) - 2 hour - Medium difficulty
Illawong walk is a gorgeous 5km return walk through Kosciuszko National Park. It begins in the charming Guthega Village and follows along Snowy Ri...
Jacks lookout, in the Lower Snowy Mountains region of Kosciuszko National Park, a scenic drive from Thredbo, offers superb views across the southern Australian Alps. Located south of Jindabyne's Snowy...www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/kosciuszko-national-park/jacks-lookout/lookout
0km (one way) - 1.5 hour
Khancoban to Kiandra drive links Alpine Way drive with Snowy Mountains Highway, winding through breathtaking mountain forests. Along the way are plenty of opportuniti...