Situated in a beautiful valley at the foothills of the Snowy Mountains, Tumut is rich with natural beauty and stunning landscapes. An historic town, Tumut’s colonial heritage from the gold rush era can be seen in its magnificent old buildings and pioneer cemetery. Visit The Historical Society Museum for fascinating information about the town’s pioneering history.
Stroll along the two kilometre Tumut River Walk and admire the bird life of the Tumut Wetlands. Visit the African Violet Farm, Bonnie B’s Shaker Shed and the Tumut Broom Factory. Tumut offers many outdoor activities including bushwalking, waterskiing, trout fishing, canoeing, sailing, golf and tennis.
Don’t miss the Festival of the Falling Leaf, celebrated each April when the autumn leaves are falling.