Snowy Mountains activities

  1. Khancoban Pondage

    Khancoban Pondage is a three kilometre long lake that forms part of the Snowy Mountains Hydro Scheme and around its foreshores lays the town of Khancoban, a town built specifically to house the workers of the Snowy Mountains Scheme, which c…

  2. Lake Eucumbene

    Lake Eucumbene in the beautiful Snowy Mountains is located around 40 kilometres from Cooma at its closest point. It sits at an elevation of 1200 metres above sea level making it a pristine alpine lake. The closest town to Lake Eucumben…

  3. Jacks lookout

    Jacks lookout, in the Lower Snowy Mountains region of Kosciuszko National Park, a scenic drive from Jindabyne, offers superb views across the southern Australian Alps. Located south of Jindabyne's Snowy Region Visitor Centre, this spectacul…

  4. Old Mountain Road Walking Track

    Set out along the trail from Jounama Creek campground, and you'll soon meet the trackhead for the short but heart-pumping Old Mountain Road walking track. This high-energy walk heads uphill above the creek valley, but is well worth the effo…

  5. Wallace Craigie Lookout

    A terrific place to break up a drive down along Snowy River can be found at Wallace Craigie lookout, just off the road. This vantage point over the most southern precinct of the park offers superb views along the river, and vistas of rugged…

  6. Illawong Walk

    Illawong walk is a gorgeous five kilometre return walk through Kosciuszko National Park. It begins in the charming Guthega Village and follows along Snowy River Valley through alpine heath and towering, majestic snow gums, all the way up to…

  7. Schuss Bar

    According to the locals this is one of the best après-ski spots in Thredbo. With live music nightly from 10pm it is an energy filled winter meeting spot full of folk fresh from the slopes. A smaller nightclub style bar serves beers on tap a…

  8. Family Nature Walk

    Their afternoon guided nature walk will focus on 'family fun in the bush'. Enjoy exploring the Resort and surrounding Bullocks Hut on this 1.5 hour guided walk. Families will enjoy learning about bush tucker, perhaps spot the local wildlife…

  9. The Local Pub

    The Local Pub is open 365 days of the year! Enjoy great daily specials, cocktail jugs and Happy Hour every day from 3pm – 5pm on tap beers, house wines and house spirits. This is the place to mix with the mountain locals. Watch football, …

  10. Rock Creek Snowshoe Track

    Strap on some snowshoes and enjoy the freedom of going places you just can't go with skis along Rock Creek snowshoe track. Don't worry if you've never snowshoed before, this gentle track is excellent for beginners; follow the yellow marker…

  11. Yarrangobilly Caves – River walk

    You could easily do this walk in a couple of hours, but what’s the rush? There’s not a lot more enticing than a picturesque stroll along the Yarrangobilly River and a dip in Yarrangobilly's Thermal Pool.  Starting from Glory Hole carpark, t…

  12. Round Mountain Hut walking track

    Enjoy the exquisite scenery and fascinating alpine heritage along Round Mountain Hut walking track. Starting from the signposted track head off Swampy Plains Road, this short summer Snowy Mountains walk takes you through a beautiful subalpi…

  13. Boggy Creek Show

    Australia’s mountain cattlemen are famous for their horseriding, whip cracking and light-hearted humour. Watch them perform in the enthralling Boggy Creek Show, a two-hour display of horsemanship and other skills. With the magnificent Sn…

  14. Black Perry Lookout

    Black Perry Lookout is an excellent place for perspective, giving you a real sense of the expansive wilderness areas in Kosciuszko National Park's north. Pull in from Snowy Mountains Highway to enjoy breathtaking scenic views all year ro…

  15. Selwyn Snowfields

    Selwyn Snow Resort is a family owned and operated ski resort located in the beautiful Snowy Mountains of New South Wales. Selwyn takes pride in teaching Australians how to ski and enjoy the snow. It's gently progressing slopes and professio…

  16. Perisher Ski Resort

    Perisher Ski Resort is Australia's largest ski resort encompassing the four resort areas of Perisher, Smiggins, Blue Cow and Guthega, plus the Skitube Alpine Railway and The Station Jindabyne. During winter up to 47 lifts operate across the…

  17. Cooma Golf Club

    Cooma Golf Club has an 18 hole golf course with bent grass greens and top class fairways, teeming with abundant birdlife and wildlife. It is by far the finest golf course in the Snowy Mountains. Enjoy magnificent views across the rolling p…

  18. Snowy Vineyard and Microbrewery

    Located on the banks of the Snowy River, the Snowy Vineyard and Microbrewery is the perfect outing. The vineyard has been a tourism icon since the early 1980s for visitors to the Snowy Mountains region of New South Wales. Come and try th…

  19. Eucumbene Trout Farm

    Eucumbene Trout Farm has a Cafe, Farm Tours and Fishing Experiences. The farm is a working trout farm also with Highland cattle and Alpacas. There is a licensed on site cafe "the tickled trout" serving trout and specialised alpaca burger…