Hiker stands in front of glacial Lake Albina, Kosciuoszko National Park, in the Snowy Mountains NSW Australia. The Australian Alps National Park is a conglomerate of parks and nature reserves covering million hectares in the ACT, NSW and Victoria.
Seamans Hut, a shelter in the Snowy Mountains 6 kms above Charlottes Pass on the way up to Mt Kosciusko. The shelter in this very bleak area was built by Mr Seaman after the deaths of his son Laurie and his friend Evan Hayes in 1928 as a memorial as there was no other shelter on the mountains.
Tumut, NSW: Poplars on the Tumut Plains Road----Lombardy Poplars: One of the town's most distinctive features are the handsome stands of Lombardy poplars.The original row and the oldest is the run of poplars located over the pedestrian bridge below All Saints Anglican Church. They were planted in 1861 and are very impressive in autumn. In recent times a number of other rows of poplars have been planted ensuring that the valley turns golden in autumn.
The Snowy is one of the largest snowmelt rivers in Australia. It flows from the Snowy Mountains in New South Wales to the sea at Marlo in Victoria. The NSW Office of Water is responsible for the regulation of water release arrangements for the Snowy River from the Snowy Mountains Scheme.
The Wildbrumby Schnapps Distillery is a unique, boutique schnapps distillery located on the Alpine Way in the picturesque Thredbo Valley, halfway between Jindabyne and Thredbo.Wildbrumby produces pure Australian schnapps from locally sourced fruit. The 20 acre property features a cellar door and fully licensed cafe, art gallery, studio, and working raspberry farm.Come and see the beautiful brass distilling equipment from Germany and try out some of the schnapps made on site, including pink…