Widescreen Digital TV
Ipod Dock Stereo
Comfortable Leather Lounge in Lounge room
Fully equipped Kitchen
Microwave, refrigerator/ freezer
Sleeps 7 adults
Comfortable beds - 6 with electric blankets
Main Bedroom: 1 x queen bed
2nd Bedroom: 2 single beds
3rd Bedroom: 1 x bunk bed (double below and single on top)
Pillows, doonas and blankets provided.
BYO Bed linen (i.e. sheets & pillow cases) or sleeping bags.
Reverse cycle air conditioning
Fully fenced yard with room for kids to play
Short walk to shop and Talbingo Country Club
Outside pets welcome
* Centre of the mighty Snowy Mountain Scheme (one of the greatest engineering feats of the world)
* Birthplace of Miles Franklin (author of "My Brilliant Career")
* Ken Warby - The Worlds Fastest Man on Water - The Record 511.11km/h, 8th October 1978, "Spirit of Australia", Blowering Dam (5 min. from Talbingo)
TALBINGO LODGE MOUNTAIN ESCAPE STEAK HOUSE AND PIZZA RESTAURANT : Cook your own steak + salad bar, sausages, marinated chicken breast, kids meals, pizzas & desserts. OPEN NOW!!! Under New Management. Open Thursday - Sunday 6pm to late. Call for bookings.
TALBINGO COUNTRY CLUB: Licensed club. Visitors welcome. ATM available. VHS & DVD video hire. Pool & billiard tables. Dining room with beautiful mountain views. Talbingo (CHINESE RESTAURANT): includes Australian, Thai & Chinese cooking. Bookings essential. All parties catered for. 9 Hole Golf course ($10 per adult & $4 per 16 year old and under) & tennis courts for hire available.
TALBINGO SUPERMARKET: Open 7 days. Stocks all provisions for the holidaymaker. Newsagency, souvenirs, pharmaceutical, groceries and smallgoods, fresh meat to order, hardware, fishing tackle, Post Office, toboggan hire, golf club and tennis racquet hire. Discounted beer, wine and spirits. Computer/printing/internet/faxing, photocopier & laminating service available. Rural Transaction Centre facility includes: Medicare EasyClaim, Centrelink Access Point etc.
TALBINGO SERVICE STATION: All BP products including diesel, fishing tackle and licenses, souvenirs, ice, portagas and SHOW CHAINS. Toboggan hire. Laundromat. Open 7 days a week.
goPLAYoutside: Leisure Equipment for hire and sale. Gear includes: cycling, camping & hiking, kids gear, water sports, destination gear & winter sports.
OTHER SERVICES: Police station, library, medical centre, Post Office, Preschool. Outdoor Ski and Water Hire activities, public phones, Miles Franklin Park, BBQ & toilet facilities, Jounama Creek picnic area, Boat launch areas, Swimming areas, Church: Australias first interdenominational church etc.
* Talbingo Country Club, Golf Course & Tennis Courts (200m)
* Historic Gold Mining Town of Kiandra and Adelong
* Other Towns to visit: Tumut, Gundagai, Batlow, Cabramurra, Tumbarumba, Adaminaby, Cooma
* Picnics and barbeques
* Great half and full day car trips
* 4WD tracks in National & State Forests,Some roads & 4WD tracks are closed in winter due to snow.
* Bike Riding and Walks
* Bird Watching
* Just sit back and relax
WINTER: Ski Mount Selwyn. ,the ski slopes of Mt Selwyn are only 40 minutes away via the Snowy Mountains Highway open all year (snow chains may be required,take note of advisory signs). Mt Selwyn offers 12 ski lifts, at the lowest prices in the Snowies! Toboggan runs and beginners slopes are provided. Also a ski school. Some of the finest cross country ski tours in Australia are a feature of this area. Check out the latest snow report for Mt Selwyn at www .selwynsnow .com .au or from Talbingo Supermarket by 8am every morning during the ski season.
FISHING: All year for rainbow trout, brown trout and redfin on Lakes Talbingo, Blowering or Tantangara, or in season in the numerous streams running out of the foothills of the Snowy Mountains. Some good Murray Cod and other native fish are caught in Blowering Dam. Jounama Classic - special fishing & boating weekend in Jounama pondage - occurs annually on last Saturday in October every year.
Watersports: Talbingo is the centre of immense waterways. Talbingo, Blowering and Jounama Lakes offer 6500 hectares of recreational water for fishing and on Talbingo and Blowering water skiing, sailing, canoeing and swimming are every day activities during the warmer weather. 5 HP, 4.3 metre motor boats and trailers for hire locally from tourist park - no licence required. $55.00 full day and $35.00 half day plus PETROL.
Swimming: A magnificent, safe area has been allocated near Talbingo Dam specifically for swimmers. The views are unbelievable and the water as clear as a bell! This area is just 5 minutes from The Kabahna by car. There are many swimming spots in the local creeks, including Jounama Creek.
VISIT: Batlow for apples; Adelong & Kiandra for gold diggings; Yarrangobilly for caves; the Snowy Mountains, Tumut 3 Power Station, Talbingo Dam, Kosciusko National Park, Bago State Forest, Blue Water Holes, Buddong Falls and much, much more.
Golf & Tennis: 9 hole golf course and two tennis courts available at the Talbingo Country Club - just down the road!
Bushwalking: Talbingo Service Station and Tourist Information Centre. Choice of walks in the Kosciusko National Park or the largest state forest in Australia for both experienced and dedicated walkers, as well as for those who love to wander in our natural environment. Hume & Hovell Walking Track and Buddong Falls with beautiful scenery and views to name just a couple. This area is a bushwalkers delight!