Gravity series #4 Friday Flat Fury

Gravity Series Event 4 of 6 - ‘Friday Flat Fury’ is done and dusted.  Just under 200 competitors took on the challenging course and turned it up to 💯🙏
Only 2 more events in the series left...sign up today to get in some racing for the final two events 💪


Thredbo Update

Dead Horse Gap Walking Track Closure 

Please be advised that the Dead Horse Gap walking track will be closed to visitors from Friday 26th February to Thursday 1st April due to construction works.

The closure will be to ensure visitor safety while the next section of the Dead Horse Gap walking track upgrades are carried out. These upgrades will improve the quality of the walking track for visitors.

Signage will be erected at the beginning and end of the track as well as at either end of the physical construction area.

If works are completed sooner than the anticipated date then the track will reopen.

Alpine Way Roadworks 

Transport for NSW advise that they are carrying out works on the culvert and roadway where the Alpine Way crosses the Little Thredbo River between the Lake Crackenback entrance and National Parks Vehicle Entry Station on the Alpine Way from Tuesday 23rd February, for up to two weeks.

One lane will be closed for traffic during work hours (7am to 5pm) with traffic control in place, please allow additional 5 to 10 minutes travel time during the day and drive safely through the worksite at all times.

Sustainable Snowies EPA Litter Grant 

As part of the Sustainable Snowies EPA Litter Grant, the Project officer Amber Gault, has set up a community survey.

If you have some time, please fill out the very short survey and provide some feedback about what you think should be done to address the issue of litter in the snowy mountains region. 


Pub Closures

Please keep in mind that the Pub Bistro will be Closed for a Private Function from:

  • Monday 1st March to Friday 5th March (Re-Opening around 3/4pm on 5th Mar.)


Schuss Bar will be open while the Pub is closed and Cascades will also be open for lunch this week Monday- Friday and Next week Monday- Friday whilst the pub is being used for conferences. The Pub Bistro has a new menu. Click here to check it out. 

Also in this newsletter: 
  • Thredbo Update
  • What's On in Thredbo and the Snowy Mountains 
  • Live music at Candlelight Lodge 
  • Black Bear Trivia 
  • Dine and Discover 
  • Southern Region Business Enterprise Centre 
  • This weeks occupancy and Dining Guide 

This week in Thredbo and the Snowy Mountains 

Thursday 4th of March 

* Live music at Candlelight Lodge featuring Jock from 4-7pm 

* Trivia Night at the Black Bear Inn. Dinner from 6pm with Trivia starting at 8pm. 

Friday the 5th of March 

* Yoga at the Shed- $20.00 per person, both cash & card accepted. Classes are 1 hour with all equipment provided.

Saturday the 6th of March  

* Jindabyne Hall Markets 

* CWA Adaminiby Markets on the Green

* Cooma CMR Railway Fresh Produce Markets

* Australian Alpine Ascent - This Festival is quickly becoming the Southern Hemispheres benchmark event, testing speed, stamina and strength and is expected to draw a world-class group of endurance athletes set to take on new heights Down Under.

Sunday the 7th of March 

* The Dalgety Show - Come along to the 2021 Dalgety show. On all day at the Dalgety showground. 

* Live music at Candlelight Lodge featuring Jock. Come and soak up some amazing views and fresh air on the deck whilst listening to some great tunes from 4-7pm.

Coming up next week; 

* Candlelight Live Music 
* Black Bear Trivia Night 
* Rare Cancers Australia Kosi Walk 
* Gravity series #5 Supertrail Scramble 
* Cooma Show 
* Rock the Turf Tumut 

Tourism Product Development Fund   

The NSW Government has announced that $3 million will be available through the 2020/21 Tourism Product Development Fund.

$1 million is available under a Refresh and Renew Fund.

$2 million is available through an Experience Enhancement Fund.

Applications for both funds are now open and will close at 9am (Sydney time) on 31 March 2021.

The Refresh and Renew Fund 

The Refresh and Renew Fund offers unmatched grants of $10,000 to assist tourism operators to update their product or experience to better meet consumer expectations.

Tourism businesses based and operating in regional NSW can apply.

The Experience Enhancement Fund 

The Experience Enhancement Fund offers grants between $50,000 and $150,000 on a matched dollar-for-dollar basis and is available for:

  • Upgrading existing accommodation to 4 - 5-star
  • Upgrading existing business and leisure event venues/facilities to meet client requirements
  • Repurposing existing infrastructure to provide new visitor economy facilities, services or experiences not currently available within the destination
  • Creating new tourism attractions or experiences

Local Councils, Industry Associations and tourism businesses based and operating in regional NSW can apply.

Find Out More

Candlelight lodge - Live music 

Candlelight lodge has live music every Thursday and Sunday afternoons from 4-7pm featuring Jock. Come and enjoy a drink on the deck, listen to some great music and soak up the beautiful Thredbo scenery. 


Black Bear Inn Trivia 

On Thursday nights during Summer the Black Bear Inn will be hosting a Trivia night.
Dinner service will be from 6.00 - 8.00pm only.
Trivia will commence from 8.00pm. 
Bookings are essential. 

**EXCITING NEWS ** The Black Bear Inn will also be open this Sunday for the Canberra long weekend. 
Find out more

Dine and Discover NSW 

The NSW Government is launching Dine & Discover NSW to encourage the community to support dining, arts and tourism businesses like yours, which may have been impacted by COVID-19. 
NSW residents (aged over 18) will receive 4 x $25 vouchers each to spend at registered businesses for eating in, entertainment and recreation. 
How the program will rollout
Before Dine & Discover NSW opens up across the state, the program will be tested with businesses at Broken Hill and The Rocks in early February.
It will then be piloted more broadly in Sydney CBD, Bega Valley and the Northern Beaches from late February. The program rolls out across the state in March.
Register now and if eligible you will be able to accept customer vouchers from March.
Check your eligibility 
To be part of the program you'll need to check if you’re eligible. Your business needs to: 
  • have an active Australian Business Number (ABN) and be registered for GST. Make sure your details are correct with the Australian Business Register
  • operate in NSW in one of the eligible industries listed on the registration form
  • be registered as COVID Safe and have a COVID Safety Plan in place
Register Online

Southern Region Business Enterprise Centre

The Southern Region Business Enterprise Centre is a dynamic regional organisation with a long history, delivering a comprehensive range of business and educational services to regional NSW and the ACT.

Our purpose is to assist businesses become more sustainable, to generate employment opportunities and to assist our young people with their career and educational journey.

Our focus is on you, our client, and the need to achieve a positive outcome no matter what your needs are. Whether you are a current business operator, intend to start a new venture, are seeking some professional development or perhaps you are a younger person seeking assistance with your education or career; our professional Advisors & Educators are here to assist you.

Find out more
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