Thredbo accommodation in Thredbo
Village, Woodridge and Crackenback Ridge Thredbo
Valley. Vacant Moments has Thredbo accommodation
to suit your winter ski and snow board holiday
or summer bush walking and mountain biking vacation.
Thredbo also offers the ideal location for a wedding
or special function.
Accommodation options include self
contained apartments, ski chalets, ski lodges
and bed and breakfast. Book direct with the owner.
Thredbo is a year round resort holiday
destination located in the Kosciuszko National
Park in the NSW Snowy
Mountains. Thredbo Village blends a unique
mountain environment with cultural events and
activities to suit all ages.
Thredbo is the the closest resort
to Mount Kosciuszko,and is situated beside the
Thredbo River at an altitude of 1370m. The Kosciuszko
Express Chairlift operates year round with the
top station featuring Australia's highest restaurant,
Eagles Nest at 1939m. Thredbo also boasts the
highest lifted point in Australia 2039m
Seven Summit climbers will find
Thredbo the ideal take off point for the 6 km
trek to the summit of the highest, mountain on
the Australian continent, Mt Kosciuszko, 2228m.
Various events are held throughout
the year including mountain bike races, ski and
snowboard races, art exhibitions & workshops
and music festivals including a world music festival,
blues festival and jazz festival.
Thredbo in Winter
Thredbo has all
the advantages of a purpose built ski resort.
The village, first begun in the late 40s, has
been sited with the concept of keeping the winter
sports activities on the colder south facing slopes
which hold the snow longer and the residential
area on the north facing slopes to maximize the
winter sun hours.
In winter there are endless thrills
to be had by skiers and snow boarders on the tree
clad slopes of Mt Crackenback. Ski touring fans
and snow shoe enthusiasts will revel in the breathtaking
scenery of the back country. Beginners and less
experienced skiers are also well, catered for
on the gentler slopes of Merrits and the dedicated
beginner area of Friday Flat.
Equipment hire for downhill skiing,
alpine touring, cross-country skiing, snowboarding
or snow-shoeing is available in the resort or
from a range of outlets and shops in the Snowy
Thredbo operates a snow sports school
for all levels.
Winter statistics are:
- Snowmaking (25% of the
- Snow sports area 480 hec/
- Winter sports terrain: 480 hec/1200acr
- Longest Run: 5900m/19358ft
- Trails: 65 marked runs
- Difficulty: Beg:16% / Int:67%
Snow Season Dates: June-October
Thredbo in Summer
In Summer enjoy a wide range of
activities including the Kosciuszko Sunrise Tour:
an early morning hike to view the sun rise from
the top of Australia. Other activities golf, mountain
biking, tennis, fishing and bush walking.
Resort facilities encompass a range
of shops including a supermarket and various fashion
and gift stores. There are restaurants and bars
available to suit all tastes and budgets. The
Thredbo Leisure Centre has a 50m pool, sports
hall, gym and squash court.
Other facilities walking trails,
chairlifts, an alpine slide, mountain bike rentals,
golf course, tennis courts, as well as a cinema,
conference facilities, a bancomat, a medical centre,
and a chapel, massage centre, ATM and childcare.
There are shuttle buses in winter
to facilitate getting around the village and to
link the village centre with the day and over
night parking areas.
Thredbo village has a wide variety
of accommodation offering 3 and 4 star hotels,
bed and breakfast, catered ski lodged, ski chalets,
apartments and a youth hostel.
The village is divided into 3 areas:
For more information about the resort
of Thredbo visit www.thredbo.com.au
Useful Links To Shops, Services and other things
Eagles Nest Restaurant
Australia's highest restaurant at 1937m is fully licenced and open all year.
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