Welcome to Snowy Mountains Grammar School

We are a K-12 co-educational school, catering to both day and boarding students.

Nestled in the foothills of Australia’s stunning alpine mountain region and located on the banks of the beautiful Lake Jindabyne, Snowy Mountains Grammar School is truly a unique school. This environment provides our students with opportunities that many only dream of.

Whether you are a budding Olympian or just looking for a school that genuinely understands your needs and will help you succeed, talk to us to see how we can start your journey.

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  • P&F Raincoats – Order deadline extended

    This just in! The last day to order a raincoat has been moved from 22 March to 1 April, 2017. Sample sizes are available in the SMGS uniform shop. Orders can be made online via the P&F webpage: www.smgs.nsw.edu.au/pandf Don’t miss out on this great opportunity! If you have any questions about the raincoats, please […]
  • Poetry In Action

      We are very excited to welcome the Poetry In Action theatre company to SMGS today! Poetry in Action is a theatre company dedicated to bringing poetry to life through performance. Today’s performances include: – Year 7 & 8 attended The Paper Tiger this morning. The performance is based on a selection of humorous poetry […]
  • Snowy Mountains Interschools Equestrian Competition (SMIEC)

      The dates for 2017 edition of the Snowy Mountains Interschools Equestrian Competition are Thursday 27 – Sunday 30 April. Over 200 riders from across the State will travel to Jindabyne, NSW located in the foothills of Australia’s stunning alpine mountain region to compete in this much-anticipated event. The event lasts for five days and […]
  • 2017 Lions Youth of the Year Competition

      Last week four of our students competed in the nationwide Lions Youth of the Year competition. The Lions Club Australia website explains that the competition is “aimed at all young people who seek to improve their skills before entering the workforce or other endeavours”. It also states “Youth of the Year is designed to encourage […]


  1. Year 9 Camp

    27 March - 30 March
  2. Year 10 Camp

    27 March - 30 March
  3. ISA Swimming

    29 March - 31 March
  4. Life Education

    Life Education

    30 March - 31 March
  5. War Poetry Excursion

    3 April - 7 April

Recent Posts

National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence

March 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

On Friday 17th March, our students joined more than 840,000 students across Australia in standing united to mark the National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence. In addition to our whole school aerial photo, some [...]

SMGS students participate in campdraft clinic

March 20th, 2017|0 Comments

As mentioned on the SMGS Equestrian Program webpage, most of our riders participate in additional equestrian activities outside school. The sport of campdrafting is one such activity. On Wednesday March 8 and Thursday March 9, [...]

Equestrian Program Dream Season Continues at Cooma Show  

March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

On the 10 – 11 March 2017, a number of the SMGS Equestrian Program students competed at the Cooma Show. The Cooma Show is just one of the many stops on the surrounding regions show [...]

Exciting Professional Development Opportunities in Sydney

March 10th, 2017|0 Comments

SMGS Enrichment and Learning Support teachers, Krista Mower (Senior School) and Tavia Taylor (Junior School) spent two days in Sydney visiting the Association of Independent Schools (AIS) of NSW and St Andrew’s Cathedral School. Krista’s [...]

Courage and Integrity

March 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Our Year 9 and 10 students took on the substantial topics of “Courage” and “Integrity” for our first two chapel services of the year. They presented to us inspirational clips that they had found – [...]

What is Innovation?

March 1st, 2017|0 Comments

My last article in the SMGS newsletter, Aspects focused on the changes facing education this year, with the announcement of a new NSW Education Minister. In this article I want to broaden my scope by [...]

Climate Science in the limelight at SMGS

February 28th, 2017|0 Comments

Dr. Johanna Speirs, a Climate Scientist from Snowy Hydro with Science Academy and senior students. Climate Scientist Dr. Johanna Speirs from Snowy Hydro visited Snowy Mountains Grammar School on Tuesday and gave a presentation [...]

A Teddy Bear’s Picnic

February 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

Last week the SMGS K-2 classes, along with their Year 12 buddies, headed up to the Kosciuszko Education Centre for a Teddy Bear’s Picnic. The day was action-packed with hiking, games, an educational story trail [...]

SMGS School Spirit Shines at Annual Swim Carnival

February 21st, 2017|0 Comments

Last week, Snowy Mountains Grammar School held its annual swimming carnival at the Berridale Pool. The swimming carnival is a school-wide competition, with each student competing for one of four houses (Twynam, Cascades, Mowamba or [...]

SMGS Student, Winsome Ogilvie, to participate in the Leukaemia Foundation’s, “The World’s Greatest Shave”

February 14th, 2017|0 Comments

Q. How/why did you make the decision to participate in this year’s “The World’s Greatest Shave”?  I made the decision to participate in the World’s Greatest Shave because I was attracted by the idea of [...]