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Nature in Tumut

Tumut is a country town on the northern foothills of the Snowy Mountains. The Rolling valleys, mountain streams and alpine mountain ranges make it popular for nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts.

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About Tumut

Tumut is the major centre of a rich grazing district that's located in the foothills of Kosciuszko National Park. It's the northern gateway to the Australian Alps and the four NSW snow resorts.

Tumut is a cahrmingly pretty town that chages dramatically with the seasons. Stroll along the 2-km Tumut River Walk and you'll be able to admire the bird life of the Riverglade Wetlands. It is a pretty town with many historic buildings and remnants of a vibrant past which you can uncover on a self-guided heritage trail.

Tumut is part of a region that's a year-round playground. It has an action-packed activities list that includes bushwalking, waterskiing, trout fishing, canoeing, sailing, horseriding, mountain biking, golf and tennis. Other towns worth visiting are Adelong and Batlow.


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Go Snowhere Else. Image Perisher Ski Field
Geehi Horse Riders, Snowy Mountains. Image: Murray Vanderveer
Yarrangobilly Caves, Snowy Mountains. Image: Murray Vanderveer