Island Bend - NSW

  Place Name


DEG: -36.324409 148.480545
DMS: 36º 19' 27.87" S 148º 28' 49.96" E
UTM: 55 H 5979052mN 632894mE
Altitude: 1326.74m


Place Type

Population - Place Name


130.47kms SouthWest of Canberra - Driving 206 km (2 hours 31 mins)
353.74kms NorthEast of Melbourne - Driving 600 km (6 hours 58 mins)
734.84kms North of Hobart - Driving 1335 km (1 day 6 hours)

Address & Contact

Guthega Rd
NSW 2627
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Several pleasant camping spots beside the Snowy River, or within the perimeter of the now abandoned Snowy Scheme township. Camping is free and there are pit toilets. Can be frosty and windy even in January. A good base from which to explore the Kosciuszko National Park- $17/day car entry in summer but $29 in the ski season.
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Closest Weather Station

TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Perisher Valley Ski Centre
Distance from Island Bend 10.78km SW
Mean Max. °C19.218.515.711.
Mean Min. °C5.
Mean Rain mm96.173.1114.597.5130.9167.8186.1240.7234.0182.1138.595.3

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