“Walk to the Roof of Australia” is organised by Mentoring Men.
WHEN: 13 March 2021. The date is COVID and NSW health restrictions dependent. We will keep
you informed of changes prior to the date.
WHO: This event is open to everybody, that is mentors, mentees, volunteers, staff, family and
friends. Everyone is welcome.
WHERE: Mount Kosciuszko is in the Snowy Mountains National Park in New South Wales.
Jindabyne (just outside the National Park) is the meeting point. It is about 5 hours from Sydney,
6.5 hours from Melbourne and 2 hours from Canberra by car. We strongly suggest you arrive the
day before the walk.
ACCOMMODATION: Is available at numerous locations. The best choices are at Jindabyne and we
suggest you book here. It is recommended you book early.
COSTS: The walk is free but all donations great and small are appreciated. And you may wish to
get family and friends to sponsor you but this is your choice.
Other costs are accommodation, transport, meals, drinks, National Park Entry, chairlift tickets,
WALKS: There is a choice of two MM walks. Let us know your preferred walk.
1. THREDBO VILLAGE WALK (easy) - Starting time and meeting place – To be advised.
The easy walk (Grade 3) starts at Thredbo Village, where a chairlift takes you up the mountain.
From the top of the chairlift the board walk to the summit is 13kms or 4-5 hours return trip.
2. CHARLOTTE’S PASS WALK (a bit harder) - Starting time and meeting place – To be advised.
The longer walk (Grade 3) starts at Charlotte’s Pass and is 9.3kms or 2.5 hours one way to the
summit. From the summit, you walk down 6.5kms or 2 hours using the chairlift to get to Thredbo
CONTACT [email protected] to REGISTER