The NSW Snowy Mountains is a spectacular destination whether covered in white powder during the ski season or splendid in wildflowers and sunshine in spring and summer! Fly or drive – the Snowy Mountains lie almost halfway between Sydney and Melbourne, and just under three hours’ drive time from Canberra.
Towns & Ski Fields
Jindabyne, Cooma, Adaminaby, Eucumbene, Thredbo, Perisher, Charlotte Pass, Selwyn.
Famous for …
Home to Australia’s five highest peaks, including Mt Kosciuszko, and incredible alpine wilderness areas, the Snowy Mountains is famous as the ski capital of NSW from June to October each year. But despite its name, the Snowy Mountains offers plenty of action and excitement for families in the ‘green season’ too!
5 of the Best Family Attractions
- Snowy Mountains Hydro Discovery Centre
- Kosciuszko Express Chairlift (open 365 days/year)
- The BIG Trout
- Eucumbene Trout Farm
- Kosciuszko Education Centre
Stay and Play – The Snowy Mountains
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