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  • The rugged landscape of Kosciuszko National Park is an ideal addition to any Australia vacation.
  • The Snowy Mountains, known informally as "The Snowies"
  • Australia’s ultimate alpine experience
  • Night skiing at Thredbo ski resort
  • Horse ridding near the Snowy Mountains

The Snowy Mountains known to locals as “The Snowies”, is Australia’s premier ski-resort area and home to spectacular mountain peaks in the south of New South Wales. The mountains span from Canberra to the south across Monaro Park and are best viewed in a self-drive car on Australian vacations.

Kosciuszko National Park contains the country’s highest peak, Mt. Kosciuszko 2230 metres/7250 feet high. On top of the summit visitors will find the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve with 20 rare species of plants found only here. The park has stunning limestone caves, woodlands, glacial lakes and diverse landscapes.

On  trips to Australia, the Snowies can be enjoyed all year round from skiing or snowboarding on the highest slopes at Charlotte Pass during winter to hiking the fields and seeing alpine buttercups, billy buttons and wildflowers in the summer. Other activities include bushwalking, hiking, climbing, caving, fishing and horseback riding.

One can explore using a segway at Lake Crackenback Resort and experience being 1200 metres/3900 feet above sea level while enjoying amazing views. Another highlight is the Yarrongobilly Caves which are surrounded by awe-inspiring landscapes.

C’mon say G’day Downunder. Book one of our Australia vacations today and start exploring!

 

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The Snowy Mountains Is A Year-Round Attraction in Australia

 


 

Australia Travel Information

At Goway we believe that a well-informed traveller is a safer traveller. With this in mind, we have compiled an easy to navigate travel information section dedicated to Australia vacations. 

Learn about the history and culture of Australia, the must-try food and drink, and what to pack in your suitcase. Read about Australia's nature and wildlife, weather and geography, along with 'Country Quickfacts' compiled by our travel experts. Our globetrotting tips, as well as our visa and health information will help ensure you're properly prepared for a safe and enjoyable trip. The only way you could possibly learn more is by embarking on your journey and discovering Australia for yourself. Start exploring...book one of our Australia vacations today!

 

Extend Your Stay

Consider an additional stopover to your Australia vacation at one of Goway's South Pacific destinations. You can choose from  our selection of New Zealand vacation packagesTahiti vacation packages or stay at one of our Fiji resorts or perhaps take a Cook Island vacation. This can be done stopping over en route to or from Australia.

 

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