Discover the spectacular Snowy Mountains region of New South Wales, home to Australia’s highest peaks and incredible alpine wilderness areas
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 and Ski Fields
Jindabyne, Cooma, Adaminaby, Eucumbene, Thredbo, Perisher, Charlotte Pass, Selwyn.
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!