Mt Buller is located in the alpine region of Victoria and is host to Mt Buller Alpine resort. Offering ski and snowboard holidays. Mt Buller is open all year round offer a range of winter and summer activities activities both on and off snow. Buller is popular with people from Melbourne as its only 3 hours drive. For those looking for experiences away from their skis; the fun continues with Snow shoeing, Tobogganing and Snow tubing, while facilities off the slopes includes Australia’s Highest cinema, an alpine spa retreat, the National Alpine Museum and an indoor sports complex. In summer there is bush walking ,mountain biking and the beautiful bloom of spring.
Mt Buller offers self contained, lodge style and hotel accommodation. Accommodation in Mt Buller is fantastic for families as it is only 3hrs from Melbourne. There is limited parking at Mt Buller – over snow transport will take you and your luggage to your accommodation.
Save time and hassle by choosing a hotel or lodge with on-site ski and board hire. Or, book a lift and rental package with Mt Buller Sports to save money and allow a choice of pick-up location. With everything available from skis, snowboards and clothing to toboggans, helmets and more, you will find everything you need to get you on the slopes.
Never been to the snow? We’ve provided you with directions from both Albury and Melbourne. If you are not coming from that way follow the link closest to your directions and you can alter the starting point for your own personal directions to Mt Buller.
Whether you’re a first timer looking to try your hand at snowboarding or skiing or you’re an advanced rider looking for a challenge, Mt Buller can cater to your needs. With excellent kids programs and great lift and rental packages, there’s something for every traveller at Mt Buller
Your guide to getting around Mt Buller including a village map with restaurants, contact numbers and accommodation. This page includes a lift and trail map for you to print off and bring with you.
Trails and lifts, Beginners to Advanced
There are around 80 kilometres (50 mi) of groomed trails spread over more than 300 hectares of terrain. 25% is beginner terrain, 45% intermediate and 30% advanced. There are also 9 kilometres (5.6 mi) of cross-country trails accessible from the village. These trails also connect Mount Buller with Mount Stirling. Australia’s first resort-wide wireless internet service is available in the village, operated by Whispar.
22 Lifts at Mount Buller include Blue Bullet Express, Boggy Creek, Bonza, Bourke Street Carpet, Bull Run, Canyon Tows, Cattleman’s Carpets, Federation, Gliders Carpet, Grimus, Happy Feet Carpet, Holden Express, Howqua, Koflers, Lydia Lassila Chairlift, Northside Express (formerly Horse Hill), Shakey Knees, Skyline, South Side, Summit, Tirol, Wombat.
Things to do in Mt Buller
Your guide to all the activities on offer in Mt Buller this winter. Plenty of ideas for activities on bad weather days and for those after off snow activities. This is a great guide for people who are visiting the snow and Mt Buller for the first time.
When choosing your accommodation at Mt Buller you have a choice between Mt Buller’s preferred network of Ski Guarantee properties and those that are non-Ski Guarantee properties. All of the businesses featuring the Snow Guarantee logo will give you your money back if there’s no snow. It’s that simple. Some conditions do apply though, and not all properties participate in the program, so click here to read all about the Ski Guarantee.
No snow – get your money back, All of the businesses featuring the Snow Guarantee logo will give you your money back if there’s no snow. It’s that simple. That includes a money-back guarantee on all pre-paid accommodation (at participating properties), lift ticket and lesson packages in the event that insufficient snow cover prevents our Ski Guarantee lifts from operating within three days of your scheduled arrival date.
The lifts covered by the Guarantee are:Mt Buller Snow Guarantee
•Blue Bullet quad chair
•Holden Express Chairlift
And two of the following:
•Chamois double chair
•Emirates quad chair
•Summit quad chair
•Wombat quad chair
Participating properties feature the Ski Guarantee logo and can be seen by clicking the Accommodation Guide link to the left.
Please note that not all accommodation providers participate in the Ski Guarantee, and the following exclusions may apply: Lift closure due to weather; mechanical breakdowns or equipment failure; retail tickets purchased from mountain sales office; Booking fees or commissions payable.
Mt Buller Ski Resort Facilities
•Alpine Spa Retreat
•Chapel Marriage Celebrant
•Ski boot lockers
•Indoor Rock Climbing
The total area of snowmaking for skiing is in excess of 74 hectares (180 acres). The coverage of snowmaking at Mount Buller includes: