Located about 250 kilometres from Melbourne, Mount Buller Resort is too close to not visit if you’re in Melbourne in winter. Not only does the resort offer incredible ski terrain, it also has stacks of off-mountain activities too, like the Banff Mountain Film Festival. Each year, Mount Buller resort hosts this sweet film festival showcasing films inspired by mountain culture.
But the activities don’t stop there. Mount Buller also offers indoor rock climbing, laser strike, an alpine museum, alpine spa retreat and a lively nightlife, thanks to its range of bars and restaurants. You can even enjoy a scenic helicopter flight or have a go on figgles - short-shaped skis around 80 centimetres to 130 centimetres long that are used without poles. Student Flights has done the hard work and found the best ski holiday packages for fun and affordability — why wait?
Mount Buller’s ski season runs from June to October. No matter what level rider you are, you’ll have an awesome time on Mount Buller’s 300 hectares of skiable terrain. They’ve got wide green runs for beginners as well as the tricky black run called Chamois for advanced riders. In all, there’s 3 terrain parks, 2 toboggan parks and 24 lifts that’ll get you around the ski park. The highest vertical drop is 400 metres. For up-to-date conditions, visit Mount Buller's snow cam.
At Mount Buller, you can take your pick from budget hostel accommodation, apartments and ski club lodges to luxurious alpine resorts. There’s so much to choose from. In fact, Mount Buller offers more ski accommodation than anywhere else in Victoria. Whatever you fancy, Student Flights has a bunch of accommodation deals. Make your pennies go further with a ski holiday package.