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Thredbo Wins Best Family Ski Resort for 2020!

Posted on 24 Sep, 2020 in On the Slopes

Thredbo has been crowned Australia’s Best Family Ski Resort of 2020!

Judged by an esteemed panel of ski industry experts, the Ski & Snowboard with Kids Awards are the ultimate guide to kid-friendly snow adventures with resorts judged across five expert categories.

Thredbo won four of the five expert categories to take out the overall title, including Best for Beginners, Best for Advanced Families, Best for All-Round Family Activities and Best Village.

And it wasn’t just the experts who were impressed, with Thredbo also taking out the Reader’s Choice Award.


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Thredbo scored points for its variety of terrain, buzzing European-style village and having the only alpine gondola in Australia!

The new Merritts Gondola launched this winter and was a hit with families straight away, with comfy cabins taking snowlovers up the mountain in just 6 minutes to the base of the family-friendly Cruiser area.

With one of best snow sports in Australia, Thredbo also offers a variety of ski and snowboard lessons to suit all skill levels.

Thredbo’s outstanding instructors help participants progress their skills and build confidence with both private and group lessons on offer.

The Max5 Lessons allow participants to make the most of small group sizes for more one on one attention and better value for money.

There’s also Thredboland with a range of kids and school holiday programs to fit your child’s needs.

With a dedicated beginner’s area Friday Flat, Thredbo is the perfect place for kids to learn in a safe environment.

Off the snow, Thredbo also has a Leisure Centre with a heated indoor pool, squash court, sports hall and gym to keep everyone entertained. In the evenings the European-style alpine village comes alive with more than 30 places to relax, sip and dine with the whole family!

For the ultimate family-friendly snow adventure, start planning your trip to Thredbo for winter 2021!

Thredbo sits on the traditional land of the Monero – Ngarigo people who have looked after this land, water and community for over 70,000 years. We thank them for all they have done and continue to do to look after their country, a special place which we all love and respect.

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