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Swinging in the Snowy Mountains

Swinging in the Snowy Mountains

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The Thredbo Jazz Festival returns for it’s 29th year with a solid line up of jazz artists to light up the village over 3 big swinging days. The festival provides an amazing list of artists that cover the entire spectrum of the Jazz genre, from funk to fusion and everything in between you are sure […]

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Take a Class in the History of Australian Skiing

Take a Class in the History of Australian Skiing

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The Thredbo Ski Museum is a spot to definitely check out for the winter 2016 season, providing you with a historical and cultural experience of Thredbo and skiing in Australia. The museum is one of the many ways to enjoy your time off the mountain in Thredbo, the doors are open in July and August […]

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NSW State Downhill and Superflow

NSW State Downhill and Superflow

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View original article here    What a summer it has been for Thredbo MTB, hosting the third annual Cannonball Festival, Downhill and XC National's, Australian Interschools, and now they have finished the final event of the summer season in style with Rocky Trail Entertainments State RedAss Downhill Enduro and Fox #Superflow rounds. New to this […]

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Thredbo, Is It Becoming Australia's Mountain Bike Mecca?

Thredbo, Is It Becoming Australia's Mountain Bike Mecca?

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Find the original article here As a small child – and keen skier – I‘d be verging on tears as our car rolled around the last corner and into Thredbo Village in the summer months – feeling dejected at the lack of snow covering the slopes. Fast-forward twenty-something years later and my reaction to rounding […]

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$10,000 found at Thredbo's Easter Egg Hunt

$10,000 found at Thredbo's Easter Egg Hunt

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Thredbo has seen one of its busiest Easter weekends on record, with thousands of people heading to the mountains for Easter fun. A whopping 1,500 hopeful hunters took part in the annual Golden Easter Egg Hunt, with eggs representing $10,000 cash hidden in the scrubs, rocks and bushes around the top of Thredbo. Five Lindt bunnies worth […]

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REX LAUNCHES SNOWY MOUNTAINS AIR SERVICES

REX LAUNCHES SNOWY MOUNTAINS AIR SERVICES

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Visit site    Regional Express (Rex), in partnership with Snowy Mountains Airport Corporation Pty Ltd (SMAC), will officially launch its Snowy Mountains (Cooma) to Sydney Regular Public Transport (RPT) services in a ceremony held at the Snowy Mountains Airport on Wednesday 23 March 2016.   On hand to witness the launch will be guests and […]

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6 day road trip: mountains and bikes

6 day road trip: mountains and bikes

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The ultimate six-day Summer getaway for those who love mountains and bikes.   Outdoor has put together its ultimate six-day road trip to two of Australia’s premier mountain bike hotspots – and it’s one that you can do, too. We’ve based our trip from Sydney, but it’s equally as doable from Melbourne. Forget the airport, […]

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Kosciuszko explained: mystery of the Snowy Mountains solved

Kosciuszko explained: mystery of the Snowy Mountains solved

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They may not be very tall, but they're ours. And it seems we finally know how Kosciuszko and the Snowy Mountains came to be.   For years geologists have had competing, unsatisfactory theories explaining the formation of the Great Dividing Range.   A team at the University of Sydney now believes it has solved the […]

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Strike gold at Thredbo this Easter

Strike gold at Thredbo this Easter

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This Easter, Thredbo is giving families 10,000 reasons to visit, with an action-packed Easter Family Adventure Festival, complete with a $10,000 Golden Easter Egg Hunt. From 25th – 28th March, the festival will feature endless entertainment for the whole family, making for an exciting and eventful adventure this Easter. The pinnacle event will take place […]

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Australia and New Zealand now connected on one ski pass

Australia and New Zealand now connected on one ski pass

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  In a Southern Hemisphere ski season first, Thredbo Resort and NZSki’s resorts of Coronet Peak and The Remarkables in Queenstown, plus Mt Hutt out of Christchurch are now connected by one inclusive lift pass, as NZSki becomes the newest member of The Mountain Collective. The Mountain Collective is an unprecedented collaboration between the world’s […]

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Thredbo has been named one of Australia's top wedding destinations!

Thredbo has been named one of Australia's top wedding destinations!

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Thredbo and the Thredbo Alpine Hotel have been named a top wedding destination by Expedia.com.au! Located in the heart of the stunning Kosciuszko National Park, Thredbo is a picture-perfect wedding destination. The stunning beauty of the Snowy Mountains is magical in any season with couples choosing to say 'I do' on the rooftop of Australia […]

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Wanderlust takes over Thredbo

Wanderlust takes over Thredbo

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'Yoga doesn't give you a hangover': Rise of the festival sans sex, drugs and rock’n’roll as wellness warriors enjoy meditation, trust exercises, hula hooping.. and a ONE HOUR wine 'social' session The Wanderlust Festival is a Summer festival minus drugs, excessive alcohol and wild dancing into the night The festival was recently held for the […]

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Things to do in Thredbo During Summer

Things to do in Thredbo During Summer

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While many think of Thredbo as a winter holiday destination, you'll be surprised by all of the things you can experience there during the summer. Adventure capitol, Foodie heaven, relaxing oasis – phrases that conjure up images of bustling European cities or tropical island getaways. But what you might not realise is that you don’t have to […]

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Women's Fitness - Wanderlust

Women's Fitness - Wanderlust

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Gather all your ‘Om’ies for this four day weekender   Spending an extra long weekend doing yoga with internationally renowned instructors, getting lost in peaceful meditation, hula hooping, chilling out in the sunshine to some live music then heading over to the spa tent for a healing massage sounds like a pretty good reason to […]

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Yoga and Mindfulness festival ‘Wanderlust’

Yoga and Mindfulness festival ‘Wanderlust’

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Yoga and Mindfulness festival ‘Wanderlust’ heads to Thredbo with live music from Xavier Rudd and others   Thredbo may be an unbeatable town in winter, but its summers are not to be sniffed at, either. This season, along with their current schedule of summer events, they’ll also be hosting Wanderlust, one of the planet’s most […]

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