From walking to Australia’s highest point to mountain biking, fishing and kayaking, Thredbo in the beautiful NSW Snowy Mountains is a great outdoor escape in warmer months. A winter wonderland changes into bushwalking and mountain biking trails in the magnificent Kosciuszko National Park.

Pristine waters from melting snow-caps flow each spring into the crystal-clear Thredbo River, perfect for kayaking, rafting and fly fishing. The trout jump and race along the river, which meanders from Thredbo to Lake Jindabyne. You’ll find enchanting spots along the pretty riverbank for picnics, too.

Chairlift to the top of the Thredbo Valley Track with scenic views over Kosciuszko National Park

Mount Kosciuszko is a dramatic backdrop, standing 2,228 metres. You can take the Kosciuszko Express Chairlift to the start of the Kosciuszko walk, a popular day walk to Australia’s highest mountaintop for a spectacular panorama. This summit walk takes four or five hours return.

The scenic chairlift will also take you and your mountain bike to the start of the thrilling Thredbo Downhill Bike Run, from November to May. You’ll find plenty more things to do and see, with the national park home to many walking tracks as well as mountain biking trails and road cycling routes.

Craft Beer Festival - Thredbo - Snowy Mountains

Mt Kosciuszko Walks offers various guided tours, including to Mount Kosciuszko where you’ll watch a glorious sunset before heading back down the mountain with headlamps on and the bright stars above. You’ll find plenty of accommodation in Thredbo, a vibrant alpine village with the fun Thredbo Resort.

The exciting events calendar includes delightful summer festivals, such as the Thredbo Craft Beer Festival and Thredbo Blues Festival. Treat yourself to delicious experiences as well, including vibrant bars and tasty restaurants. The village of Thredbo is only 30 minutes’ drive southwest of Jindabyne.

Things to Do and Places to Stay

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  1. Mothers Day at Cascades Restaurant

    Sunday 13 May 2018 , Thredbo

    Spoil mum this Mother’s Day at Cascades Restaurant. The team at Cascades Restaurant will be pulling out all the stops to make sure your mum fills special with delicious food, scenic mountain views, an extensive wine list and friendly servic…

    13 May
  2. Thredbo Snow Series: Night Rails

    Event dates to be confirmed: June 2018 , Thredbo

    The Thredbo Snow Series is back. With a tonne of cash and prizes as well as the overall Snow Series title, there is a category for everyone. Come and check out the first stop, Night Rails or even better grab your skis or snowboard, regist…

    30 Jun
  3. Rossignol Demo Weekend at Thredbo

    Event dates to be confirmed: July 2018 , Thredbo

    Test the latest and greatest in ski equipment with one of the world’s best ski brands. The Rossignol Demo Weekend gives skiers a chance to test out a range of different skis to find the one best suited to them. With experienced ski techni…

    01 Jul - 02 Jul