Just 13 kilometres from the Victorian border, Khancoban lies at the south-western edge of the Snowy Mountains and Kosciuszko National Park.
The town serves the Snowy Hydro Scheme and just 10 kilometres from town, you can visit the interactive Snowy Hydro Murray Two Visitor Centre, the second largest power-generating station in the region.
Drive the Kosciuszko Alpine Way, a spectacular pass that winds through Thredbo and across the Snowy Mountains to Khancoban. Enjoy lookouts and the rest areas of Tom Groggin Station (where the Man from Snowy River lived and worked), Geehi Rest Area, Leatherbarrel Creek and Scammells Ridge Lookout. Head to Khancoban Pondage for its famous trout fishing, boating, kayaking and swimming.
Khancoban is a small New South Wales Rural Location within the local government area of Snowy Valleys, it is located approximately 383kms from the capital Sydney covering an area of 241.531 square kilometres. Khancoban has a recorded population of 304 residents and is within the Australian Eastern Daylight Time zone Australia/Sydney.
If you are planning a visit to Khancoban we’ve put together some of the things nearby that you can see or do while you are here. These include, places to stay, tours and attractions, some upcoming events and places where you can grab a meal. Go ahead, try one of the buttons above. Every destination has something worth seeing so start exploring… If you know Khancoban and think we’ve missed something, let us know and we’ll share it here.