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Capture the High Country - Photography Weekends

Capture the High Country - Photography Weekends

Friday, 22nd October 2021 - Sunday, 12th November 2023
Fill your viewfinder with stunning shots of Snowy Mountain landscapes, cascading rivers and streams, rugged countryside and majestic snowgums. Lake Crackenback Resort and Spa is excited to be offering Landscape Photography Weekends with multi award-winning Australian Institute of Professional Photography (AIPP) Master Photographer, Ben Kopliow. Ben will host the weekends demonstrating how to utilise your camera to take the best shot. Ben is very familiar with both the Resort and the local area so knows all the best locations for taking that amazing photo and will teach you about light, the right time of day for shooting along with other…
Snowies MTB Festival

Snowies MTB Festival

Friday, 4th February 2022 - Sunday, 5th February 2023
In 2021 two new course options have been added including the 75 kilometre Brumby and 114 kilometre Wild Brumby. The Wild Brumby | Five Stages | Three Days | 114 kilometres The Wild Brumby is for riders ready to tackle the very best and toughest riding on offer in the Snowy Mountains. This epic stage includes a new flowing, downhill trail being developed at Thredbo resort, the upper TVT, the Lake Crackenback resort trails and the newly opened Lower TVT, a technically challenging remote wilderness trail, where riders will discover more of the best technical riding found anywhere in Australia.…
Savour – The Winter Dinner Series – Ben Willis

Savour – The Winter Dinner Series – Ben Willis

Wednesday, 7th September 2022
Enjoy the delights of the season with Lake Crackenback Resort & Spa's latest dinner series featuring Head Chef and Owner of Aubergine Restaurant in Canberra, Ben Willis. Each course will be expertly paired with wines from our friends at Shut the Gate Wines. Location: Cuisine Restaurant Included: Five courses created and prepared by Ben Willis and his team, each course will be accompanied with matching Shut the Gate Wines. Menu to be confirmed. These dinners are exclusive and limited in guest numbers due to capacity limits in the restaurant so get in quick to secure your booking. Cuisine Restaurant will…
Yoga at the Shed

Yoga at the Shed

Wednesday, 6th July 2022 - Monday, 31st October 2022
Come and join in one of the Yoga sessions on offer at The Shed at Lake Crackenback Resort and Spa. With the beautiful, calming atmosphere of The Shed, stretch out those tired muscles and relax.
Trail Run Australia | Snowy Mountains

Trail Run Australia | Snowy Mountains

Friday, 18th February 2022 - Saturday, 18th February 2023
Join them in the iconic Snowy Mountains for one of the most scenic and challenging trail run courses found anywhere in Australia The Snowies Trail Run Festival is hosted in conjunction with the TreX Cross Triathlon Australian National Championships which together make up an action-packed weekend of off-road action for the entire family. Taking in some of the most spectacular alpine mountain scenery this trail run festival is back in 2022 after a sell-out field in previous years. Based at Lake Crackenback Resort and Spa, the course follows the awe-inspiring Thredbo Valley which undulates and climbs to Thredbo Resort alongside…
Australian Mogul Championships

Australian Mogul Championships

Monday, 30th August 2021 - Friday, 2nd September 2022
Australia's only live broadcast snow event. See the best mogul skiers in the world competing on Australian soil. Set on Toppa's Dream in the resort of Perisher it is the third steepest and longest mogul course in the world. Competitors must complete a high speed descent whilst also completing two aerial manoeuvres on the descent. As a lead up to the 2022 Winter Olympic games that will see all the Olympic hopefuls competing here in Australia.
Snowy River Extreme Race

Snowy River Extreme Race

Saturday, 1st October 2022 - Sunday, 2nd October 2022
The Snowy River Extreme Race (SRER) is a whitewater race held on the section of the Snowy River between Guthega Power Station and Island Bend. Now established as the largest whitewater gathering in Australia, the race sees participants from every state and territory of Australia and has been a drawcard for international competitors from Ecuador, Germany, and the USA. In addition, the SRER is the culminating race of the Aussie Whitewater Grand Prix; a series of whitewater race events held in Tasmania and NSW. As in the past, multiple classes of events will be held, on two race sections catering…
Thredbo Flare Run and Fireworks

Thredbo Flare Run and Fireworks

Saturday, 11th June 2022 - Saturday, 1st October 2022
A favourite and iconic Thredbo moment, the Saturday night Flare Run and Fireworks spectacular has been a long-standing tradition and crowd favourite in Thredbo for over 30 years. Every Saturday night in winter, a team of Thredbo's expert skiers and snowboarders catch the last chair of the day and head up the mountain where they wind their way down the Supertrail with flaming flares lighting up the night sky. Shortly followed is the fireworks spectacular. Watch Thredbo's skies light up with a brilliant show of fireworks that dance and glitter across the mountains. This must-see free event is mesmerising and…
Snowy Trout Challenge

Snowy Trout Challenge

Wednesday, 6th October 2021 - Wednesday, 31st May 2023
The Snowy Trout Challenge offers you a chance to make the most of your next visit to the Snowy Mountains! Escape the city after COVID lockdowns and be in the chance to win cash prizes, while fishing the lakes and streams of the Snowies. 2022/2023 Snowy Trout Challenge ends May 31st 2023. Cash Prize Registration and Cash Prize Catch Survey can be found online!
Sri Chinmoy Multi-Sport Classic

Sri Chinmoy Multi-Sport Classic

Sunday, 13th March 2022 - Sunday, 12th March 2023
EVENT CANCELLED FOR 2022. Regrettably the decision has been made to cancel the Sri Chinmoy Multi-Sport Classic, scheduled for Sunday 13 March 2022. With the present high water level in Lake Jindabyne, most of the transition zones and substantial sections of the 1st and 3rd run courses, and the 2nd bike course are submerged. With no sign of the level dropping much in the coming month, it will not be possible to stage the race. We look forward to the event returning in early March 2023. Set in the idyllic surrounds of Lake Jindabyne in the foothills of the Snowy…
Jindabyne Hall Markets

Jindabyne Hall Markets

Saturday, 2nd July 2022 - Saturday, 1st July 2023
Located in an all-weather venue, the monthly Jindabyne Hall Markets offer the opportunity to browse plenty of stalls with local produce and locally made items. Covering a large variety of items including local honey, locally dyed and made silk and fine wool scarves and tops, crocheted rugs, mittens, beanies, hemp bags, hand knits and accessories for children, black garlic products, wood turned toys, jams and pickles, cakes, natural soaps and shampoos, candles, children's/babies clothing, locally designed hoodies. New stallholders are welcome - contact Lorraine to book your spot. A COVID safe operation plan will be in place, attendees are asked…
Jindabyne Carols in the Park

Jindabyne Carols in the Park

Saturday, 17th December 2022
Jindabyne Carols in the Park is an annual event to celebrate the Alpine community and come together for end of year celebrations and carols. It is held annually on the Claypits Stage in Jindabyne.
Kosciuszko to the Sea Supported Cycle Tour

Kosciuszko to the Sea Supported Cycle Tour

Sunday, 6th November 2022 - Friday, 24th March 2023
There are few journeys which offer the opportunity to travel under your own steam from the highest point of the country to the lowest, through vast alpine landscapes, quiet country roads and peaceful forests. Beginning from the swish alpine village of Thredbo or the highest road at Charlotte Pass, the journey starts with an ascent on foot to the top of Australia, Mount Kosciusko (2,228 metres), followed by a mostly downhill cycle to the shores of Lake Jindabyne. Continuing through an incredible diversity of scenery and passing through some of the prettiest towns in NSW, this is an epic cycle…
Upper Murray Challenge

Upper Murray Challenge

Saturday, 1st October 2022
The Upper Murray Challenge brings serious multisport lovers, weekend warriors and those out for some active fun to the NSW Snowy Mountains for a one-day multisport challenge. The event features: 28 kilometre mountain bike; 26 kilometre kayak paddle and 23.5 kilometre run. 2022 will also offer a second mini course. Set against the backdrop of a gorgeous spring alpine setting. Competitors tackle 28 kilometre of hilly forest trails, 4WD trails and open paddocks in the cycling leg, but despite the physical exertion, there will be plenty of breathtaking scenery to make up for it. Competitors then face a kayak paddle…
Upper Murray Challenge

Upper Murray Challenge

Saturday, 1st October 2022
The Upper Murray Challenge brings serious multisport lovers, weekend warriors and those out for some active fun to the NSW Snowy Mountains for a one-day multisport challenge. The event offers two courses, Classic and Novice. The Classic course is a serious multisport challenge, whilst the Novice course is a new addition to the event since 2021. Novice course distances approximately include a 12-kilometre mountain bike ride, approximately 6-kilometre downriver kayak and approximately 6-kilometre trail run. The Classic course features a 28-kilometre mountain bike ride, 26-kilometre kayak paddle and a 23,5-kilometre run set against the backdrop of a gorgeous spring alpine…
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Located on the border of the Kosciuszko National Park, Novotel Lake Crackenback Resort is a natural playground nestled in the Thredbo Valley surrounded by the spectacular Snowy Mountains.

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