- From as early as 1893 people were using hot pools and the steam as medical aids for the poorly.
- Opened in 1911, The Hanmer Springs Golf Club has always been well known for it's majestic views. Visitors are welcome to play 9 or 18 holes and all equipment can be hired. Just don't forget your sunblock, on a cloudy day you can still burn.
- If you're in Hanmer for the snow you're probably going to be heading to the Hanmer Springs Ski Area - a field best suited to intermediate & advanced skiers and boarders; or Mt Lyford which has areas suitable for learners as well as more advanced skiers and boarders.
- If relaxation is on the menu, make sure you visit one of the resort spas for a blissful massage or beauty treatment. Outside, if you can manage to pull yourself away from the thermal waters, there are peaceful forest walks or horse treks on offer.
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