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Great for a family visit

Selwyn is family and budget friendly but there is still plenty on offer. We stayed at nearby... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Ajacktar
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Jervis Bay, Australia
Great For Kids

We wanted to take our kids to the snow for the first time, and heard Selwyn was great for kids and... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2018
KerynO84
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Penrith, Australia
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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 4 weeks ago

Selwyn is family and budget friendly but there is still plenty on offer. We stayed at nearby Anglers Reach, with about a forty minute drive. There is plenty of parking but of course, the earlier you arrive the closer you get. We hired equipment at...More

Thank Ajacktar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly I realise September is a bit late to be heading to the snowfields, but we were just looking for a little patch for the kids to go tobogganing. I looked on a few websites before hand and all gave the impression there was still...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Before I start Id Just like to state that this is actually a FOUR STAR review, but my interaction (if you can bother to read it) at the end has lead to me posting as a 1 star... Yesterday (9th September 2018) our little family...More

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 6 September 2018

We wanted to take our kids to the snow for the first time, and heard Selwyn was great for kids and one of the only places left to toboggan. We were not disappointed. My 3 and 6 year old and my husband had a great...More

Thank KerynO84
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This was our first time at Selwyn resort. I picked Selwyn because of the reviews saying that it was great for beginners and because of the price compared to Perisher and Thredbo. It was great for my husband who was a beginner snowboarder and for...More

1  Thank felicityanne91
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We’ve been here before with young children and it was great previously but now they have prohibited tobogganing from anywhere in the park except in the area one must pay per person to use. Our children are young and are not ready to use the...More

3  Thank Dan-camper
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

It was the best winter experience. It was snowing when we were there. We only did toboggan since the tubing was unavailable We were middle age group of friends so skiing and other adventure were not an option sadly. But we did enjoy our experience...More

Thank Jrak907
Reviewed 28 August 2018

First time skiing for our kids (7 yr old and twin 5 yr olds) - they did kids lessons in the mornings. Toboggan hill and snow tubes were also fun The food is, as usual for ski fields, ordinary quality and over priced so bring...More

1  Thank PeterLaunders
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Very impressed by the facilities and staff on our day at Selwyn. Forgot my gloves and a staff member gave me a set from lost property to help me out. Easy parking, basic but good food and plenty of runs to keep us interested all...More

1  Thank Jed M
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

This place is great for those not interested in skiing or snow boarding. Tobboganing and Tubing was a blast. Bring your own food as the selection is not great. Otherwise like another reviewer said great but not glamorous

1  Thank Leanne K
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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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