The stunning Snowy Mountains town of Jindabyne is located on the edge of Lake Jindabyne. The area offers relaxing things to do, such as fishing for trout or meandering bushwalks around the water's edge. It's also an ideal base for skiers and snowboarders looking for a vibrant restaurant scene at night after skiing at Perisher, Thredbo and Charlotte Pass are all within a short drive of accommodation..
You can also enjoy fantastic views of the Snowy Mountains at the Alpine Larder Restaurant, or enjoy a meal and look over Lake Jindabyne at the Cocina Grill and Cantina.
For visitors looking for high-energy activities during their stay at Jindabyne, there are plenty of seasonal activities to enjoy on Lake Jindabyne. Take the Snowy Wilderness Tours where you'll go horse riding through some of the most breathtaking landscapes in Australia. Jindabyne's outdoor activities are open to all levels of experience.
The Gaden Trout Hatchery on the Thredbo River near Jindabyne is one of Australia's main centres for breeding and rearing cold-water sport fish.
Like neighbouring Adaminaby, Jindabyne was relocated in the late 1960s when the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme called for the flooding of the original town, which now lies under the waters of Lake Jindabyne.