Mt Buller, Skiing Snowboarding and Snow Holidays

Mount Buller is the closest ski resort to Melbourne which is the capital of Victoria. The driving distance is about 230 kilometers and the drive takes about three hours. This makes day trips to the snow possible for Melboune’s residents. Australia has a number of ski resorts located in the southern alps and Mount Buller has the second largest lifting capacity of these as well as the longest vertical drop. Its beginner area known as Bourke St is the busiest ski slope in the country. Snow making equipment is installed at the resort to ensure that there is always plenty of good skiable snow. Mount Buller has world class resort facilities. There is a comprehensive ski hire service, ski patrol, ski school with cute instructors and some of the best terrain in Australia for skiers and snowboarders alike. Mount Buller boasts a total of 180 ha of ski terrain with the longest being around 2.5 kilometers long. The resort has 25 lifts and the capacity to move 40000 skiers per hour.

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Mount Buller has great on snow accommodation with hotels and apartments lining both sides of the Bourke St run. There are about 7000 beds available on the mountain and the nearby town of Mansfield has another 2300 so there is plenty to choose from. It also comes in a fantastic range with plenty of apartment and hotel style properties and motel and bed and breakfast also available. Mount Buller also has Post Office, Banking and mini mart facilities as well as medical assistance.

Mt Buller is also a popular destination during the summer months with fabulous bushwalking trails through the magnificent mountain scenery. The chairlift also operates in the summer to provide sensational mountain views and rock climbing and abseiling are also popular. Holiday packages including accommodation and coach transfers available from Melbourne. If you are looking for a fresh new holiday destinationwith plenty of things to do in Mount Buller, and is not far from a major capital city, then Mount Buller could be the ideal choice for you.

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Northern Side of Mount Buller

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