There’s no better place to visit for your first time to the snow. Located in the heart of the NSW Snowy Mountains, Thredbo is the perfect place to learn how to ski and snowboard.
With a dedicated beginner’s area with the perfect slope for first timers, amazing lessons and programs to help you find your snow feet, lots of events and activities to enjoy and a beautiful vibrant village right at the base of the mountain with accommodation, restaurants, bars, cafes and retail shops, it’s easy to see why.
If you have never skied or boarded before, currently on offer is an amazing deal for first timers! Ski and Learn from Australia’s best instructors for less than $81 a day, when you buy a 3 for 2 day First Timer or First Timer plus Sport Rental product you’ll receive 3 days for the price of 2.
What You Need To Know
First Timer 3 for 2 June Special
If you have never skied or snowboarded before this is the perfect ‘first timer’ offer for you. Not only will you get to enjoy Australia’s Best Snow Resort but you’ll also get free coaching from some of the best snow instructors in the country thanks to our pre-season beginner special.
Ski and Learn for less than $81 a day, when you buy a 3 for 2 day First Timer or First Timer plus Sport Rental product you’ll receive 3 days for the price of 2.
First Timer 3 for 2 Accommodation Package
If you have never skied or snowboarded before this is the perfect ‘first timer’ offer for you. Stay in the heart of Thredbo village during the June Value Season (9-28th June) and not only will you get to enjoy Australia’s Best Snow Resort but you’ll also get coaching from some of the best instructors in the country thanks to our First Timer 3 for 2 June Special.
From $178 per person per night.
Lesson & Programs
Thredbo offers a great range of ski and snowboard passes, lessons and programs for first timers to the snow. We recommend taking a beginners lesson with one of our highly qualified and experienced instructors, who will introduce you to the basics of skiing and snowboarding in a fun, safe and progressive environment.
Equipment Rental / What Do You Need To Bring
Thredbo Sports Retail and Rental is your one stop shop to getting all the gear you need for your first time skiing or snowboarding. Located in two convenient locations close to the lifts; Friday Flat and Valley Terminal, you will be ready with all the right gear in no time.
Below are a few tips on what to bring in order stay warm and comfortable on your snow holiday. If you don’t have them, you can purchase them in Thredbo:
- Thermal under layers
- Ski socks
Events & Activities
There is more to do in Thredbo than just ski and snowboard. Thredbo is home to a massive line-up of events and a range of activities. From Australia’s best live music acts to firework displays and parties, there is something to always keep you entertained both on and off the mountain.
Premium First Timer Lesson Add On
This season Thredbo have a new Premium Beginner Ski Lesson where first timer guests can cruise into day one on the slopes with a 10:30am lesson start time instead of 9:30am. No need to now rush into the first day!
For only a $25.00 upgrade, guests gain access to a MAX 6 beginner ski lesson and a complimentary coffee from Friday Flat Bar & Bistro.
This promotion can be added at the time of purchasing a beginner lift and lesson or beginner lift and lesson plus rental product or after the beginner product has been purchased.
Toyota Mountain Tours
Explore Thredbo with one of our experienced guides thanks to the free Toyota Mountain Tours. The tours are 2 hours long and take you all over the mountain to explore and get some local Thredbo tips.
Accommodation in Thredbo offers stunning mountain views, convenience and comfort for all guests. You can choose from lodges, hotels, on-snow chalets, luxurious apartments and self-contained units. Everything is within easy walking distance or a quick free shuttle bus to the base of the mountain.
Thredbo mountain is perfect place to learn how to ski and snowboard. Beginners will love the purpose built areas designed to progress skiing and snowboarding skills in a fun and safe environment.
Thredbo’s village is truly one of a kind in alpine Australia. Located at the base of the mountain, everything you need is located within a short walking distance, offering a great range of lodges, bars, restaurants, cafes and shops. At night the village transforms into a vibrant alpine environment like no other with live music, action and stunning sights to enjoy with family and friends.
How To Get To Thredbo
Getting to Thredbo is easy. Thredbo is located roughly 6 hours drive from either Sydney or Melbourne and 2.5 hours drive from Canberra, that can be conveniently accessed by car, bus or plane. Thredbo is located within the Kosciuszko National Park in NSW and offers both day and overnight car parking facilities.
Opening Weekend 3 For 2 – Stay & Ski – Get a Night Free*
Accommodation and Lift Pass from $149 per person per night
Stay & Ski Package 2018
Includes accommodation in a lodge, apartment or hotel in the village and a lift only pass or lift and rental per person
First Timer – Lift and Lesson (Couples)
Bring your significant other skiing for the first time and stay in a lodge style accommodation in Thredbo Village with lift passes, daily group lessons and rental equipment included
Thredbo Alpine Hotel Midweek Special
Stay at the Thredbo Alpine Hotel midweek this Winter ski season for some great 5 night rates
Thredbo First Timer 3 For 2 – June Special Accommodation Package
When you buy a 3 for 2 day First Timer or First Timer plus Sport Rental product during Value Season, you’ll receive 3 days for the price of 2 with an extra discount thrown in on the Lift plus Sport Rental option.
Thredbo X Tinder Uni Week
It’s time to put down the textbooks and get LIT in Thredbo! Get ready for one amazing week of skiing, snowboarding and partying!
Thredbo Alpine Hotel Weekend Special
Stay at the Thredbo Alpine Hotel over weekends this winter ski season for some great 2 night rates
General Pants presents Sn’O’ Week
Enjoy 5 days and nights of skiing Australia’s longest runs and hitting up Australia’s loudest parties. Celebrate end of semester at Thredbo this winter!
Kids Ski Free in Value Season* – 3 Nights
Kids Ski Free in Thredbo during value season! Package includes 3 nights accommodation and 3 day lift passes per person, save up to $200.00.
Kids Ski Free in Value Season* – 5 Nights
Kids Ski Free in Thredbo during value season! Package includes 5 nights accommodation and 5 day lift passes per person, save up to $254.00.
QT Canberra Stopover
Heading down to Thredbo? why not break up the drive and stop in at the QT Canberra with some great stopover rates.
First Timer – Lift & Lesson (Family)
Bring the family skiing for the first time and stay in Thredbo Village with lift passes, daily group lessons and rental equipment included
Rainbow Mountain Thredbo Alpine Hotel 5 Night Package
Enjoy 5 awesome days jam-packed with on and off snow events, parties, après, huge live concerts, champagne lunches and more.
Rainbow Mountain Self Contained Apartment 5 Night Special
Grab your glam gang and head to Thredbo for a fabulous 5 day week of fun and flirting.
Rainbow Mountain Riverside Cabin 5 Night Special
Get cozy in a Riverside Cabin
Rainbow Mountain Thredbo Alpine Apartments 2 Night Package
2 big nights with so many events to enjoy, Rainbow Mountain here we come!