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Selwyn Snowfields

Private Bag 2 | Turn off Snowy Mountains Highway, Cooma, New South Wales 2630, Australia
+61 2 6454 9488
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Nice little snow field for family trips

The snow here wasn't too bad when we went as once we got there it was continuously snowing. So a... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Andrew T
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Sydney, Australia
via mobile
So much fun!

Myself, my husband and our two little girls (aged 2 & 3) visited Selwyn Resort last weekend. It was... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jodie_amanda
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Shellharbour, Australia
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“car park” (10 reviews)
“other resorts” (7 reviews)
“first timers” (6 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
Private Bag 2 | Turn off Snowy Mountains Highway, Cooma, New South Wales 2630, Australia
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+61 2 6454 9488
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The snow here wasn't too bad when we went as once we got there it was continuously snowing. So a lot of fresh powder at the time. Food is pretty expensive up here. But overall very fun and enjoyable trip. If you have kids or...More

Thank Andrew T
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Myself, my husband and our two little girls (aged 2 & 3) visited Selwyn Resort last weekend. It was our girls’ first trip to the snow. First of all, please note that the resort is not located in Cooma as TripAdvisor has advertised, but is...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Keeping this brief, as we actually did hugely enjoy our ski holiday in the area and using the slopes here and we've skied many other places and more challenging than Selwyn. If skiiing isn't your thing, plenty other things to see and do around and...More

Thank Michelle G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited Selwyn snow fields as I was interested in try my new snowshoes on a snow covered hiking trail. There are 2 trails offered leading out from the centre of Selwyn snowfields. The first starts adjacent to the Snow patrol office and the other is...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is best place for beginners . Not very crowded. Accessible by car. Renting of ski gear available at site.

Thank Wijerathne
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our first skiing trip ever. And our first time in deep snow. There was much excitement and anticipation en route to Selwyn. While we enjoyed our first snow experience, the Selwyn skiing experience left a lot to be desired. The general area: An...More

3  Thank 21stCenturyExplorers
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

been here a lot of times over the years. The worst part for us is the 'table minders' who stake claim to the cafe tables all day. One of the reasons we ski elsewhere most of the time is the inability to get a seat...More

Thank Rigseismic67
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our kids who are 6 and 7 year old took the half day Selwyn Kids lessons The lesson was supposed to be half day lesson ($99),supposed to be from 9am to 12 . Therefore , we arrived at 8:40am lining up and getting ready for...More

2  Thank 730matthew
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Getting there We stayed in Tumut. It's about 1 hour beautiful drive to Selwyn on Snowy Mountain Highway. Very foggy in some parts but cleared out as we climbed up. We didn't encounter any icy roads (Black Ice) but saw frosty landscape on both sides...More

2  Thank Prasad P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first thing people need after 3 hours drive from Canberra is the toilet and I was just knocked down by the smell. This is unbelievable to have such type of toilet (without flush) in 21st century. I thought that there was no water supply...More

2  Thank Anna O
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Teholly
8 August 2018|
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Response from sydneylovers | Reviewed this property |
There are wire fence around it and you can just stay outside behind the fence near the starting line to watch your kids. If your child is small, it's always a good idea to go in with them. But if they are big enough to do it... More
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Jayphil8382
31 July 2018|
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Response from Jayphil8382 | Reviewed this property |
Thanks for that. Had a chance to explore Selwyn snowfields over the weekend. There are trails that extend from the carpark North and south ways. Definately need snowshoes 😊
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davidcondon2980
17 July 2018|
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Response from jeanette988 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Yes you need a National Parks Pass On the way up to Mt Selwyn you will have to stop at a booth. We paid here. It was $29 a day. We paid for four days upfront. You can use card or cash. Most days around 8:15 when we went... More
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