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Après, Dining & Adventures… What’s On For Parents These School Holidays!

Posted on 3 Jul, 2024 in On the Slopes

Kids don’t get to have all the fun these school holidays! Parents, this one is for you.

Keep scrolling to check out everything that should be on your itinerary…

Live Music Every Single Night!

Yep, you read that correctly. We have live music going down in the village every single night in winter! Start the night with cocktails and relaxing live music at Lounge Bar before heading to Schuss Bar for a lively set until midnight.

Check out who is on the lineup.

Hot tip? Book the kids in for a supervised movie night at the Thredbo Alpine Hotel for a few hours of adults only après time!

New This Winter | Thredbo Alpine Coaster Rides!
The ultimate activity for the whole family! Get ready for a thrilling new way to experience the mountain with the Southern Hemisphere’s first-ever Alpine Coaster. At 1.5km in length,  you can control your speed of up to 40km/h while travelling along a mix of uphill and downhill tracks featuring a tunnel, bridges and circles that traverse the stunning alpine environment.

To ride the Alpine Coaster on their own, children must be 8 years of age or older and over 135 cm tall. For kids aged 3 to 8, they can double up with a responsible person over 15 years.


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Luxe On-Mountain Dining Experiences

Gourmet dining at new heights! For a delicious European-style lunch and flowing champagne, make a booking at Kareela Hutte while the kids are in their lessons. You’ll find this iconic ski-in-ski-out restaurant just off Supertail.

For a special evening with the whole family, book one of our Merritts Mountain House Feasts! Enjoy a starlit gondola ride after dark to a bavarian-style feast.

In the village, Cascades Restaurant is the place to be! With a new winter seasonal menu, choose from 2 or 3 chef-curated courses including one glass of wine and one side each! Enjoy great value with a 2 course package for $72 and 3 courses for $85. Open daily for dinner from 5:30PM – 8:30PM and for lunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 12PM – 3PM.

Skiing and Snowboarding | Save Up To 15%!
Thredbo is the ultimate skiing and snowboarding destination for all ages and abilities! Beginners will love Friday Flat, a fun and safe environment designed for skill progression. Intermediate and advanced skiers and snowboarders will have fun exploring the wide variety of terrain including Australia’s longest ski runs.

Book early and save up to 15% on lift passes during school holidays.

Ski And Snowboard Lessons 
Everyone can benefit from taking a lesson with one of our expert instructors! Skiing and snowboarding lessons provide the best possible opportunity to learn or improve your skills, build confidence on the mountain and access lift line priority. Adults can choose from private lessons or group lessons. Bookings are essential!

Join The Kids At The Family Flare Run!

Experience the thrill of skiing and snowboarding under the night sky on Friday Flat, illuminated by your own twinkling LED flare. Once everyone has reached the bottom, a spectacular fireworks display will light up the sky.

New this year, parents are invited to join the flare run, making this an unforgettable event for the whole family! Entry is free but registration is essential.

Venture Beyond Boundaries On A Thredbo Backcountry Tour

This winter, enjoy an exciting day out in the mountains off the beaten path! There’s an adventure for everyone, from beginner to advanced backcountry riders through to snowshoe explorers chasing breathtaking views.

Guided Mountain Tours presented by Range Rover 

Guided Mountain Tours presented by Range Rover are a chance for guests to enjoy an exclusive guided skiing or snowboarding tour of Thredbo. Uncover the best-kept secrets of Thredbo’s mountain, learn all about Thredbo’s iconic history and discover first-hand why Thredbo has been voted Australia’s Best Ski Resort for seven years’ running with an expert host at the helm.

Saturday Night Flare Run & Fireworks Spectacular
Gather your friends and family to watch Thredbo’s iconic Flare Run and Fireworks Spectacular. An iconic Thredbo experience for over 30 years, watch our expert skiers and snowboarders wind their way down Supertrail with flares before the sky comes to life with fireworks that dance across the mountain. Held every Saturday night during winter (weather dependent), the Flare Run and Fireworks Spectacular is a magical way to finish a great day in Thredbo.

Thredbo Leisure Centre
Located just a 5-minute walk from Thredbo Village Square, the Thredbo Leisure Centre offers a wide range of activities for everyone to enjoy.

With a waterslide, Mission Inflatable, a heated pool, table tennis, trampoline sessions, an indoor sports hall, a bouldering wall, a squash court and a weights gym, Thredbo Leisure Centre is jam-packed with fun for kids and adults alike.

These school holidays, book a personal training session or a group training class! Book Now. 

Is your itinerary jam-packed yet? Check out what’s on for kids these school holidays! 

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Thredbo sits on the traditional land of the Monero – Ngarigo people who have looked after this land, water and community for over 60,000 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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