When many people think of The Snowy Mountains, they think of endless outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, horse riding and water skiing. And it is true that Kosciuszko National Park and its surrounds are an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise! But Australia’s premier alpine national park is also home to the Snowy Mountains Hydro Electric Scheme […]
There is more to Jindabyne and the Snowy Mountains than skiing. With a buffet of activities on offer in the region the Snowy Mountains is fast becoming a four season destination. Visiting the Snowy mountains is no longer a one night stop over, we are noticing a huge increase in tourism to the region where […]
Take time out and head to the simple yet beautiful Rushes Bay where you can cool off in the pristine alpine water. It’s the perfect place to wind down after exploring the local trails [either by bike or foot] or venturing into Kosciuszko National Park. The sheltered beach is great for swimming, picnicking, floating […]
Wanting to trek to Australia’s highest peak of 2228m above sea level? The 13km return track from Thredbo is definitely the most popular option as it is rated an easy-medium grade and is great for most fitness levels – including families. If you’re visiting Kosciuszko National Park in the warmer months, a walk to the summit […]
Exploring the backcountry of Kosciusko National Park is both iconic and beautiful. However, conditions can change rapidly in the mountains and it is essential that you are well prepared. Please find the Alpine Safety guidelines fact sheet from National Parks. Don’t forget to plan and prepare before you head out.