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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  • Oscar Mower finds success in Sporting Clays shooting

      This year SMGS student Oscar Mower has been hard at work in the Sporting Clays shooting arena. Earlier in the year, Oscar competed in a variety of state selection shoots at Bermagui, Cooma, Dubbo, Gunnedah and Sydney. At the selection shoots, each shooter is given a score and the top three scores from the state selections are combined to give competitors […]
  • SMGS figure skaters get ready for the national stage

      Written by Year 12 student, Callum Bradshaw The last two months have been extremely busy for both Anastasia and myself with competitions and training in Canberra and interstate. We first competed in the Reg Park Artistic Trophy in Canberra on 4th September, where Anastasia placed 2nd in Division 5 (a high quality group of […]
  • Oscar Litchfield wins Best Music Video in the YOOFTube Short Film Competition

      On 12 September, Year 11 boarding student, Oscar Litchfield’s video “Escape” won Best Music Video in the YOOFTube SE NSW Regional Youth Short Film Competition. We caught up with Oscar to ask him a little bit about his award and love of music: Q. Tell us about the video you submitted for YoofTube – did […]
  • For the love of the snow … Year 10 student Maisie Phillips wins APSI Interschools Scholarship

      Year 10 student, Maisie Phillips, was recently announced as the 2016 winner of the APSI Interschools Scholarship. According to the information available on the APSI website, “APSI offers a scholarship fund in recognition of the rising potential for snowsports instructors within our schools. The Interschools Scholarship recipients will receive a level one course and […]


  1. Christmas Chapel

    5 December @ 12:00 pm - 12:30 pm AEDT
  2. Thredbo Run

    6 December
  3. Boarders’ Christmas dinner

    6 December @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm AEDT
  4. P & F Drinks

    7 December @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm AEDT
  5. Speech Day

    8 December

Recent Posts

Growth, Grit, Generosity and Gratitude – some inspirational words from Head of Junior School, Mr Scott Frize

November 28th, 2016|0 Comments

On Tuesday 22 November, SMGS held a wonderful celebration at Rydges Horizons for its Year 6 cohort who will be progressing to the Senior School in 2017. I asked Mr Frize for a few thoughts [...]

SMGS student Rebecca Matthes stars in documentary, Peninsular Paradise

November 23rd, 2016|0 Comments

Earlier this year, Year 10 student, Rebecca Matthes, left the chilly autumn of the Snowy Mountains and headed to the warmth of the central coast for an opportunity budding actors and actresses only dream of. [...]

Facing our Fears: A student’s perspective

October 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Our Year 11 students recently returned from their Year 11 camp in the Blue Mountains, NSW. Below, SMGS Student, Sarah Milford shares her experience of overcoming some of her biggest fears. Our fears are something that [...]

SMGS singers prepare for the 2016 ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships Opening Ceremony

October 24th, 2016|0 Comments

Last week, 12 singers from Snowy Mountains Grammar School experienced a wonderful musical opportunity. The girls are part of a combined choir with featured soloists, which will be performing the ‘anthem’ song at the upcoming [...]

ISHE wrap up

October 20th, 2016|0 Comments

A wonderful Suprise STOP PRESS- Mackenzie Harding was awarded the 2016 ISHE Newcomer ODE award. Mackenzie was awarded a beautiful rug for her beautiful brumby Kosciuszko Red. The award was a wonderful surprise for the [...]

ISHE – Day 2

October 20th, 2016|0 Comments

The day dawned bright and clear. The sun was shining, and the air was filled with the potential of the One Day Event (ODE). This premier event consists of 3 separate elements, Dressage, Show Jumping [...]

Science: A Global Perspective

October 19th, 2016|0 Comments

Working Scientifically is a component of all secondary science courses in the current NSW Science Curriculum. Usually, this entails developing hypotheses, selecting the best course of action and materials to conduct investigations, carrying out the [...]

Term 4 Principal’s Merit Assembly

October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

On Monday 17, 2016 it was our pleasure to welcome parents to join us for the Principal’s Merit Assembly. We recognised the students who had achieved Academic Honours (Provisional), Academic Endeavour (Provisional) and [...]

SMGS’ Garden Club, the ‘Fruit Explosions’, helping to create a more environmentally aware and sustainable school

October 18th, 2016|0 Comments

On 12 September, the SMGS Garden Club conducted a waste audit at our school. The Fruit Explosions is a group of Junior School students who get together weekly, giving up their lunch break to plant, [...]

Welcome to ISHE 2016!

October 14th, 2016|0 Comments

This is the second year that students from SMGS Equestrian Program have competed at the Interschools Horse Extravaganza (ISHE) in Tamworth, the equine capital of Australia. The facilities are of an international standard, and the students [...]