Mt Buller

Fast Facts
  • Country: Australia
  • Region: Melbourne / Victoria’s Snowfields
  • Nearest City: Melbourne, VIC – 3 hrs drive (248km)
  • Nearest Domestic Airport: Melbourne Airport, VIC - 3 hrs drive (238km)
  • Nearest International Airport: Melbourne Airport, VIC - 3 hrs drive (238km)

Resort Overview

Victoria’s most popular resort, Mount Buller, is located an easy three-hour drive north-east of Melbourne.

The picturesque village, positioned at the heart of the mountain, is home to a huge range of ski in/ski out accommodation, trendy bars and quality restaurants.

Mount Buller’s proximity to Melbourne makes it one of the most accessible resorts in Australia. With good natural snow cover and an extensive snow making system, it has never been easier for you to ski and snowboard in Australia.

Mount Buller’s 22 ski lifts give you access to over 300 hectares of skiable terrain across wide beginner’s slopes, intermediate groomers or challenging black runs.

Resort Overview
  • Ski Season: 11 June to 2 Oct 2016
  • Overall Height: 1805m
  • Snow fall (Avg Annual Snowfall): 2.42m
  • Nearest township: Mansfield, Victoria
  • Accommodation: Mount Buller Village
  • Resort Services:

    Accommodation, Shuttle Bus, Restaurants, Cafes, Bars/Nightclub, Shopping, Supermarket, Doctor/Medical Centre, Post Office, Information Centre, Police, Bank/ATM, Child Care Centre, Ski Hire

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Activities and Attractions

You will find a wide range of activities for snow lovers of all ages at Mount Buller. On the snow, choose from skiing or snowboarding, take a scenic chairlift ride, try tobogganing or enjoy a snowshoeing tour. There is also the Mount Buller Ski and Snowboard School, offering a range of private and group lesson options.

Off the snow, be pampered at the day spa, relax at the movie cinema or challenge yourself to some indoor rock climbing. Mount Buller also hosts regular events including fireworks shows, ski and snowboard races and film festival.

Resort Services

To get the most out of your visit, spend a couple of nights in the bustling alpine village. Mount Buller boasts the most accommodation options of any Victorian resort, with over 100 properties to choose from. When dining, you will also be spoilt for choice with over 30 bars and restaurants located on the mountain.

Mount Buller can be accessed by car, coach or for the ultimate experience you could charter a helicopter and fly direct from Melbourne. The main route to Mount Buller passes through the picturesque Yarra Valley, one of Victoria’s most renowned wine regions. Allow plenty of time to experience this beautiful part of Australia.

Activities & Attractions
  • Total Ski Area / Distance: 300 Hectares
  • Total Ski Lifts: 22
  • Beginner Ski Area: 20%
  • Intermediate Ski Area: 45%
  • Advanced Ski Area: 35%
  • Ski / Snow Activities:

    Downhill Skiing, Snowboarding, Cross Country Skiing, Ski School / Lessons, Terrain Park, Snow Shoeing, Snow Tubing, Scenic Chairlift, Sled Dog Tours

  • Leisure Activities:

    Scenic Flights, Cinema, Day Spa / Massage Centres, Fitness Centre

  • Address: Mount Buller Alpine Resort, Mount Buller, Victoria View website