DemographicsBredbo is approximately 246.45 square kilometres. In 2016 the population of Bredbo was 352. The population is 50% male and 50% female. On average the monthly mortgage repayments in Bredbo are $1800 to $2399. The most common weekly income bracket is $300 to $399 per week. Weekly rents in the area are on average $225 to $275.
DescriptionBredbo is a village on the Monaro plains of New South Wales, Australia. The Bredbo village is on the Monaro Highway 34 kilometres (21 mi) north of Cooma. The village is in the Snowy Monaro Regional Council and had a population of 169 in 2006. Bredbo today is a thriving community, upported by an active Progress Committee and with many activities filling the local events calendar. New residents to the village are presented with a Bredbo Welcome Pack, which contains information about the region's history, a copy of the monthly newsletter and useful contact numbers. The Bredbo village hosts an array of small businesses and eateries: places to eat include the historic Bredbo Inn, which offers contemporary bistro fare and accommodation; the green-and-white-striped Pancake Inn, serving up pancakes and crepes; Snowy Mountains Gourmet Food, providing daily pies and regional produce; and the Bredbo Pizzeria, where wood-fired pizzas are a speciality. Art and craft is a growing feature of the community, with a number of creative artists resident in the area. These include the children's label Milli and Max; fine artist Lucy Culliton; and Canberra-region design collective, The Lost and Found Office. Locally made goods are available in a number of the village shops. Regional markets held in the Community Hall on the third Sunday of every month offer a range of local craft and produce. Other retailers in the village include the Bredbo Christmas Barn and the Bredbo Aromatic Healing Centre. A Community Post Office is located in the Snowy Mountains Gourmet Food store. While there is no postal delivery directly to homes in the Bredbo village, the store is open from 8am to 4pm, 7 days per week.
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