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Selwyn Snow Resort

Selwyn area in Kosciuszko National Park

Affected by closures, check current alerts 

Overview

Fire affected area

Some areas of this park were affected by fire in 2019/2020. You’ll notice some changes to the landscape, as well as signs of recovery. Some areas may remain closed for longer to allow habitat to recover or because we’re repairing park infrastructure. Stay safe with these after-fire tips for visitors.

Kosciuszko closures

Kosciuszko National Park remains open and many campgrounds and on-park accommodation are open. NPWS Visitor Centres in Tumut, Jindabyne and Khancoban are open. The Yarrangobilly Caves precinct is open.

Some snow resorts have resumed operations, check with resorts and commercial venues for updates. For more information, check our COVID-19 update webpage.

Selwyn Snow Resort is temporarily closed due to severe fire damage. For more information about this family-friendly snow resort in central Kosciusko National Park please visit the Selwyn Snow Resort website.

Where
213 Kings Cross Road, Kiandra, NSW, 2629 - in Selwyn area in Kosciuszko National Park
Entry fees
Park entry fees apply

Selwyn Snow Resort is temporarily closed due to extensive fire damage. Please visit the Selwyn Snow Resort website for more information, including plans to rebuild an even better Selwyn.

Conveniently located between Cooma and Tumut, in central Kosciuszko National Park, Selwyn Snow Resort was a favourite place for families and beginners looking for an affordable snow holiday.

The nearby historic town of Kiandra, also affected by fire, is where Norwegian goldminers introduced recreational skiing to Australia in 1861 by fashioning skis from fence palings.

For directions, safety and practical information, see visitor info

Conservation program:

Southern corroboree frog conservation project

An iconic endangered species, the southern corroboree frog, found only in Kosciuszko National Park, faces the grave threat of extinction. Saving Our Species aims to prevent this from happening by battling chytrid fungus, protecting frog habitat from pests, and fostering a captive breeding program. 

Southern corroboree frog (Pseudophryne corroboree), Kosciuszko National Park. Photo: John Spencer

Things to do:

Snowy Mountains Highway

Snowy Mountains Highway is a scenic driving route between Tumut and Cooma, taking in caves, campgrounds, ski fields, trails for hiking, biking and horse riding in northern Kosciuszko National Park.

Snowy Mountains Highway, Koscisuzko National Park. Photo: Murray Vanderveer

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