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Amazing facts to know about Cooma- the home of the snowy mountains

Amazing facts to know about Cooma in Australia. 

 

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Amazing Facts– Cooma is a small town in the state of New South Wales, Australia. It is to the south of Canberra. We are indeed familiar with Australia and its major cities but this small town has a lot to offer. First of all, this town is famous for the NSW(New South Wales) Snowy Mountains. It became the headquarters for the Snowy Mountain Scheme. This is a hydroelectricity and irrigation complex. Under the scheme, there are several dams, power stations, pipelines and so on.

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Beautiful attractions in this township.

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Cooma was first discovered by John Dunne. Today this township has its own municipal corporation. It is like a small city on its own. Moreover it is a great tourist site for adventure tours, fishing trips, monumental heritage and so on. In addition, if you are an ardent lover of skiing, then this is a perfect place. In the skiing and snowboarding season, you can hire equipment in town for fun on the snowfields in Cooma.

Lets find out those amazing attractions that this township offers.

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Lambie Town Walk.

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Discover Cooma’s rich history as you take this self-guided tour around some of Cooma’s historic landmarks. The Lambie Town Walk, is a guide to some of the residential and natural areas of this place. The walk includes three Heritage Areas recognised by the National Trust: The Court House precinct, built in the 1860s, Lambie Street, the first commercial centre of Cooma and Church Hill, with examples of nineteenth and twentieth century religious and educational buildings.

Snowy Monaro Fly Fishing.

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Snowy Monaro Fly Fishing provides fly fishing guiding and tuition for individuals or small groups in the beautiful Snowy Mountains and Monaro district. Lake Eucumbene and Lake Jindabyne are the two famous lakes, ideal for fly fishing.

Alpine River Adventure.

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This includes white-water rafting, beautiful river tours, and paddling expeditions. You will be able to enjoy kayaking in the rivers.

Yarramba Horse Riding

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Moreover this an establishment for horses. It has excellent horses that are well trained. In addition, the place has good horsemanship skills. In this regard, this place specializes in training for the beginners and experienced riders. Here, people will be able to enjoy bush riding in Australia’s unique landscapes.

Visiting the Kosciuszko National Park.

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Furthermore, this is a national park that has glacial lakes, limestone caves, grasslands, and woodlands. As a result, it is the best tourist place for summer hiking, biking, caving, white-water adventures and so on. This park also has accommodations for skiing during winter time.

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Tumbarumba wine region.

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This is the best place for wine lovers. Here people can enjoy the best wine in the country. Apart from that, there are several places to relish amazing local food. People can enjoy crisp apples, juicy beef, luscious berries and moreish truffles. You can dine on fresh fish caught in pristine waters, and join in the fun at traditional country shows.

Annual Bredbo Sheep Dog Trials.

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Since Cooma is a grazing town, therefore this event is important for people to experience it. It is the culture of Cooma. It is like a trial or a championships where the dogs are taken out. Here, people can enjoy the country side experience. You will able to watch the skills of owner and dog as they work amongst the sheep.

 

 

 

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