shakehandswiththesnowies

Iconic Thredbo Valley businesses, Wildbrumby Distillery and the Lake Crackenback Resort & Spa in the Snowy Mountains, are looking forward to welcoming visitors back to “Shake Hands with the Snowies”. The NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) advise that the Thredbo Valley is open from Jindabyne via the Alpine Way. Tourists are encouraged to visit villages and towns…

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BECOME A SNOWDRAGON THIS SUMMER!

COME & TRY DRAGON BOATING ON LAKE JINDABYNE Lake Jindabyne “SnowDragons” Dragonboat Club invites you to “Come & Try” Dragonboating on picturesque Lake Jindabyne. They welcome you to take up this opportunity on Saturday Mornings. Starting at 8:15am for a couple of hours, launching from the shores of Lake Jindabyne Sailing Club, Kosciuszko Road, Jindabyne.…

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Elite Energy Australian Alpine Ascent

On March 10 the Australian Alpine Ascent returns to the Snowy Mountains. 2018 marks the events third successive year, featuring an array of events for the active minded adventurer. This year AAA adds two brand new events, a 25k and 50k trail run to the pre-existing AAA triathlon and Tri Kozzi triathlon. The key feature…

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Sri Chinmoy Multi-Sport Classic Jindabyne 2018

Sri Chinmoy Multi-Sport Classic Lake Jindabyne and Kosciuszko National Park
Sunday 4 March 2018 Event website – https://au.srichinmoyraces.org/sri-chinmoy-multi-sport-classic-jindabyne Facebook – www.facebook.com/Sri-Chinmoy-Multi-Sport-Classic-138414553310215/ Swim 1.5km + paddle 9km + run 6km + mountain bike 8km + swim 2.5km + paddle 5.5km + mountain bike 9km + run 12.5km + mountain bike 42.8km + swim 1.2km + paddle 9.5km + run…

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L’Etape Australia JIndabyne

L’Étape Australia by le Tour de France is a unique road cycle event that provides an experience as close to riding in the Tour de France as it is possible for an amateur to get. Staged in the Snowy Mountains on 160km of fully closed roads, traversing through a multitude of stunning landscapes and topographies…

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Jindy Girl Riders Scaredy Cats Clinic Jindabyne

Do you want to make the most of the mountains this summer??? But you haven’t been that much into mountain biking before??? Does the Thredbo Valley Track sound like a scary nightmare to you??? Do you want to ride the trails with your kids but feel too nervous to take them? Jindy Girl Riders will…

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Snowshoeing in Kosciuszko National Park

Whatever the season, Jindabyne is a great base for you to explore the Snowy Mountains. While most people visit in winter to ski or snowboard, snowshoeing is another great way to explore around and beyond the resort areas. In this article, we’ll give you some handy tips and resources to get you started on your…

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Motorcyclists pass by Lake Jindabyne in the Snowy Ride.

Registration for the 2017 Snowy Ride opened on Saturday 1 July. This year’s Snowy Ride is on Saturday 4 November 2017. The Snowy Ride is a motorcycle event run annually in the Alpine Region of NSW since 2001 and has helped the Steven Walter Children’s Cancer Foundation (SWCCF) raise in excess of $6 million for research into a…

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A Group of men involved with The Fly Program

~ by Matt Tripet of The Fly Program ‘He had been sitting there with his legs shaking in the cold water, eyes wide open looking blankly through tears into a blue sky but nothing registered internally. His senses were numb.                                      That moment on that mountain stream turned from minutes into hours as he continued to…

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Tour de France legend Chris Froome at Lake Jindabyne in 2016. PHOTO: Steve Cuff/Snowy Mountains Magazine ~ by Steve Cuff of Snowy Mountains Magazine.   To coincide with the opening of Early Bird Registrations for the 2017 L’Étape Australia, Tour de France reigning champion Chris Froome has announced he will be riding in L’Étape Australia…

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