Uralba is an Aboriginal word meaning 'Place between two hills'
 For skiers and hikers, Kalkite is only forty five minutes to the ski fields, and for boating and fishing enthusiasts, the lake can be approached from  several locations around the village itself.
How to get there
Kalkite village is located on the north eastern end of  Lake Jindabyne. To get there simply drive 16 kilometres past Berridale on the Jindabyne road until you see a right hand turn sign posted " Eucumbene Dam, Trout Farm and Kalkite. Uralba is a cedar clad “A" frame style cottage on the right hand side, one hundred meters along Banksia avenue.