About Thredbo Ski Resort-
Thredbo is an alpine village and ski resort in the snowy mountains of Southeastern Australia. Open 365 days a year it’s home to the countries longest ski runs, best mountain bike and hiking trails and a beautiful alpine village situated in a picturesque valley in the heart of the famous Kosciuszko National Park. In winter, Thredbo provides the ultimate snow experience. With Australia’s highest ski mountain providing a huge amount of snow terrain for all abilities and ages, a dedicated beginners area, a range of amazing lessons and programs to help you get your snow feet, tons of events and activities to enjoy and a beautiful vibrant village right at the base of the mountain with a range of accommodation, restaurants, bars, cafes and retail shops, it’s easy to see why.
Top reasons for visiting Thredbo Ski Resort-
The longest runs in Australia! 5.9kms from top to bottom.
More vertical metres to ski and board! A vertical drop of 672 metres. Thredbo has close to 50% more vertical metres of skiing and boarding than the nearest competitor does.
Vibrant village! With everything located within a short walking distance it’s always brimming with action with a great range of lodges, bars, restaurants, cafes, and shops to cater to any taste. Whether you are shopping, bar hopping, dining or dancing, the village is where you need to be.
Resort Facts –
Terrain; 16% beginner, 67% intermediate, 17% advanced
430 ha of skiable terrain
Top elevation – 2037 m – Vertical drop 672m
Longest run – 5.9km
Thredbo in the Green Season –
Thredbo is the ultimate summer adventure destination. Nestled in the heart of the Kosciuszko National Park, it ticks all the boxes for a great summer getaway boasting some of Australia’s most scenic hiking trails, longest gravity biking trails, fishing and much more. Enjoy the magic of Alpine Australia by walking to the top of Australia’s highest Mountain, Mt Kosciuszko, mountain bike down Australia’s longest gravity mountain biking trails, enjoy a round of golf at Australia’s highest golf course, experience a spot of fly fishing or just take in the incredible views and fresh air.
Activities and Events –
There are so many activities to do both on and off the slopes during winter. Whether it’s skiing or snowboarding, building a snowman, experiencing the best of the backcountry or joining in on the iconic flare run. Thredbo has something to keep everyone entertained. The kids will love the Thredbo Leisure Centre when off the mountain or on a down day. Home to a unique 50 and 25 metre heated indoor swimming pool, separate waterslide pool, mission inflatable, a world class trampoline facility, full size basketball courts and squash courts!
DRIVE – Thredbo is located roughly 6 hours’ drive from either Sydney or Melbourne and 2.5 hours’ drive from Canberra.
BUS – There are several services that run passenger busses from Sydney and Canberra.
Accommodation in Thredbo offers stunning mountain views, convenience and comfort for all guests. Choose from lodges, hotels, on-snow chalets, luxurious apartments and self-contained units. Check out our Thredbo accommodation page for more information.