Things to do
Activities in and around Jindabyne
Kayak on some of Australia’s highest lakes. Pretty Valley Lake and Rocky Lake are adjacent to Falls Creek and are popular with those looking for a relaxing paddle on the lake. The grassy banks are ideal for a picnic after a day on the water.
The Bogong High Plains has long been associated with Horse Riding. The early settlers accessed the area to by Horseback in search of gold and the local cattlemen used the lush plains for summer grazing.
Experience the High Plains on horseback where the local horsemen will take you through tall mountain forests, fern gullies and through river crossings.
Open Air Cinema
Bring the picnic rug and head to Australia’s Highest Open Air cinema! Free movies are played every Wednesday throughout January.
Falls Creek offer a range of guided walks that suit all levels of fitness. The various guided walks take in all the area has to offer. You can visit the cattlemen’s Huts, explore the unique alpine wild flowers or a leisurely walk around the aqueducts.
High Country Huts
Take a step back in time and discover the historical huts of the High Country. Some of the huts date back to the 1860s and you will get to see what life was like for the early pioneers of the area. Pack a lunch and take a tour.
Falls Creek has a small community gymnasium that is available for casual use.
Two modern grass tennis courts are available for hire
Bogong High Plains Road
Starting at Falls Creek the 230 km loop circumnavigates Victoria’s breathtaking alpine region, through the quaint historic villages of Anglers Rest, Dinner Plain and Omeo over to Mt Hotham, then back to Falls Creek via Mt Beauty.
Falls Creek has become a hot spot for cyclists from around the world who seek to train and stay at altitude. Elite athletes, cyclists, rowers, skiers, tri-athletes, professional sports teams are making Falls Creek an integral part of their training routine. Why not include Falls Creek as part of yours?
Falls Creek has something for everyone when it comes to mountain biking. Trails range from easy for those who would prefer a more leisurely pace to the more challenging trails for the experienced rider.
Ride to the rooftop of Victoria! The Summit Chairlift will be operating during the summer school holidays and major events.